Senior Data Engineer

  • $150K-180K base
  • Singapore Singapore Singapore SG
  • Permanent, Full time
  • EC1 Partners Pte. Limited , EA Licence No: 16S7907
  • 13 Aug 18 2018-08-13

Our client is a start-up Hedge Fund headquartered in Asia. The firm has been in operation for 12+ Months so is now looking for a Data Engineer to take ownership over the optimization and expansion of our current data platform to meet our growing needs.

The aim is to help look at the existing set up to then stripe this down and then rebuild this environment using the latest technologies and processes.  You will need to be able to lead our data platform for ingestion, processing, cleaning storage, and access management for time series and alternative data sets, and hopefully build/ manage API's to different data sources as we grow.


Key Technical Skills

  • Strong knowledge on financial market products (ideally futures)
  • Big data technologies and unstructured data sources
  • Exceptional programming skills in Java, Python and/ or C++
  • Demonstrated knowledge of relational, non-relational and cloud databases including RDBMS, MongoDB, Spark, Hadoop
  • Experience designing fully automated, readily scalable, and highly reliable software systems
  • Experience in the design, optimization and support of big-data ecosystems (warehousing, ETL, schema design)
  • Experience with some of the following areas: UNIX/ Linux environment, Network/ Distributed Systems Programming, Multithreaded Programming, Machine Learning/ NLP, Cloud Platform Development, Networking and/ or REST/ GRPC Service Development

Additional Skills (highly beneficial but not essential)


  • Docker, Kubernetes, GRPC
  • C++, Java, Python, R, Julia, Typescript
  • MongoDB, HDFS, ElasticSearch
  • RxCPP, RxJava
  • Apache Storm, Kafka
  • Jupyter