Data Developer Engineer - Chicago, Illinois United States - 44874


Job #: 44874
Title: Data Developer Engineer
Job Location: Chicago, Illinois - United States
Employment Type:
Salary: $125,000.00 - $170,000.00 - US Dollars - Yearly
Other Compensation: see below
Employer Will Recruit From: Regional
Relocation Paid?: NO


What Type of Technology Environment You Will Work With:

  • OS: Windows, Linux
  • Development: Visual Studio, Subversion
  • Derivative Products: Equities, Options, Futures, Options on Futures
  • Languages: C#, WPF, Statistical software (R or S), ElasticSearch (REST), Python, PowerShell

Here's What to Expect:

  • Highly competitive pay, benefits and bonus structure
  • Work with high-caliber and innovative professionals
  • Access to unlimited snacks and beverages in our lounge area
  • State of the art office
  • 401K plan and match
  • Progressive time-off benefits
  • Gym membership at our building fitness center on our floor
  • Divvy bike access
  • A fun and collaborative environment


  • Specification and design of a data storage architecture including high speed working access, mid-term efficient storage and longer-term data recovery or disaster recovery needs.
  • Design and optimize production data tables and databases for access based on use case.
  • Use best practices to build automation and support tools to extract load and transfer data across different environments (on premises to cloud-based access, vendors SFTP to on premises proprietary databases) daily.
  • Work with data product management to design and support systematic databased testing to identify issues and monitor data integrity.
  • Support database administration and client support for the administration of users and user access, updating on-line documentation and other user access database needs.
  • Work with our Dev Ops to schedule automation to successfully produce daily tables, update tables and support improvements.
  • Work with product managers to debug and develop efficient database queries to access our databases via multiple programing languages (SQL, Python, R, C++, C#, JSON) in support client needs.
  • Build simple UI tools support and enable workflow.



  • Bachelor's degree (Statistics, Mathematics, Computer Science, Data Science or another quantitative field)
  • Minimum of 3 years of programming experience C# with particular emphasis on software engineering best practices, .Net frameworks, SQL Server, AWS S3 API, web sockets, Java Script.
  • Skilled in statistical & scripting languages Python Numpy, Pandas, Athena, R, others
  • Database & Database architecture experience AWS RDS, MYSQL, SQL, Oracle, Prostgres, Elastic Search
  • Experience with Industry data protocols One tick database, Bloomberg Bpipe, Open Mama, Google GDPR
  • Knowledge and use of Agile methodology, or similar, including scrum, sprints.
  • Previous experience with git, Jira, Confluence, Bamboo or other similar Dev Ops tools is required.
  • Experience with the ELK stack, Grafana, Prometheus, Telegraph, or equivalent system monitor components is a strong plus.
  • Financial technology industry experience a plus
  • Minimum 3 years' experience in software development particularly in financial systems
  • Debugging experience
  • Worked with and creating data architectures for large datasets.
  • Strong problem-solving skills.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Proven ability to work creatively and analytically in a problem-solving and collaborative environment
  • Ability to work independently and in a team setting.
  • Strong organizational skills, time management and detail-oriented.
  • Professional, motivated attitude and strong interpersonal skills

University - Bachelor's Degree/3-4 Year Degree


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