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Data Engineer - Front Office Trading - Sydney

The Argyle Network

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Estimated
~ $172,000
Work type
Full Time
Contract type
Permanent
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Market insights based on all Data Engineer jobs in Sydney NSW
Estimated range
$150k - $172k
Market average
$162k
$162k
Market average
$70k
$250k+
Skills
CODING
CSS
HTML
JAVA
JAVASCRIPT
LARGE-SCALE
MOCK-UP
PRICING
PYTHON
SQL
STRUCTURED SOFTWARE
TRADING

Full job description
  • Work with a Market/Trader Surveillance SME
  • Gain an unparalleled understanding of indices pricing & Trader behaviour
  • Assist in the build of highly-complex, cutting edge solutions

The Company

Our client is a leading Australian bank who have a particularly strong reputation within the Capital markets arena. Against strategic growth plans and a continuing multi-year program of work to move away from vendor reliance, they are looking a number of Data Engineers to join their Trading Technology team and contribute to the build out of Pricing & Risk components for their FX and Fixed Income trading architecture.

The Position:
In an effort the eliminate market misconduct, my client has embarked on a large scale program of work to build a highly sophisticated, Big Data, AI and ML based Market Surveillance platform. The system will sit atop the current Trading infrastructure, analyse live trade data and detect suspicious behaviours. You will work closely with a Surveillance SME to run risk scenarios, build mock-up/pseudo code solutions to test theories and catch events before writing these detective controls into the platform.

Requirements:

Languages / technologies:
Required:

  • Experienced in Python development
  • Knowledge of Spark. Ideally experience writing PySpark, but experience with Scala Spark or even Spark SQL would also be considered

Nice to have:

  • Some experience in Java
  • Web experience (Javascript/HTML/CSS/Handlebars.js)

Skills / Experience:

Data engineering experience.

  • Experience working with large data sets and extracting insights

Database schema design

  • Experience with ontology development / database schema design, preferably in a decision-making capacity

Software development

  • Experience coding risk models using PySpark / big data processing
  • Experience working as part of a team delivering large software projects

Problem solving skills with an ability to decompose problems and produce well-structured logical solutions

Job details
Date posted
5 Jul 2020
Category
Information Technology
Occupation
Developers/Programmers
Estimated
~ $172,000
Contract type
Permanent
Work type
Full Time
Job mode
Standard/Business Hours
Work Authorisation
Australian Citizen/Permanent Resident

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