Data Engineer


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Data Engineer


Chicago, IL 



Salary Type:

per year


IT-Software Development: Database Development-Administration, Enterprise Software Implementation & Consulting, General-Other: IT-Software Development, Software-System Architecture, Software-Web Development

Job Description:

Data Engineer, Chicago, IL

A proprietary trading firm is seeking a Data Engineer to join its Data Infrastructure team, to help improve and extend the data platform.  This position will work closely with fellow software engineers and DBAs to make impactful contributions to Python, database, and web-based systems.  Successful applicants for this position will be working in an agile project management process on a wide variety of projects including ETL tasks, data quality analysis, data modelling, monitoring, and automation.
- Bachelor’s Degree from a 4-year university.
- Computer Science, Information Science or related technical field.
- Strong GPA (3.5 or higher).
- Core proficiency in Python, preferably on a Linux platform.
- Solid knowledge of object-oriented programming and design.
- Experience with relational databases, preferably Microsoft SQL Server.
- Experience with SQL query writing, stored procedures, data models, etc.
- Experience with data analysis, ETL, and workflow automation.
- Experience with web development (with Python, Node.js, etc.) is a plus.
- Excellent communication skills.
- Demonstrated problem-solving skills and attention to detail.
- Experience in finance or trading is a definite plus.
- A self-motivated personality with a passion for working in a fast-paced environment.
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Company Info
Next Step Systems
Chicago, IL, United States


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