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Data Engineer

  • Location: New York, 10001
  • Salary: 65.53
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 11 months ago

Work with the brightest minds at one of the largest financial institutions in the world. This is long-term contract opportunity that includes a competitive benefit package!

Our client has been around for over 150 years and is continuously innovating in today's digital age. If you want to work for a company that is not only a household name, but also truly cares about satisfying customers' financial needs and helping people succeed financially, apply today.

Position: Data Modeler
Location: New York, NY 10001
Term: 6 months

Day-to-Day Responsibilities:

  • Analyze Market Data used in end of day pricing and VaR
  • Identify and report data quality issues
  • Use python to extract large amount of market data
  • Manipulate and transform data in SQL server
  • Write python scripts to analyze/transform/plot large amount of data* Statistical analysis of time series data
  • Interact with Asset class specific subject matter experts to understand their use cases and implement models to identify data quality issues
  • Leads the most complex enterprise-wide data management programs and may act as the operational domain manager overseeing execution of initiatives pertaining to data quality, meta data and/or data governance.
  • Leads analysis on highly complex multi domain remediation efforts.
  • Serves as single point of contact on high priority issues.
  • Drives solution design and execution of multipronged remediation efforts that span across platforms, subject areas, and lines of business to address enterprise data needs.
  • Establishes communication routines with senior stakeholders and business partners.

Is this a good fit? (Requirements):

  • 5 years of experience working with financial market data and time series, advanced degree in a quantitative discipline
  • Strong programming skill in Python to extract, manipulate and analyze large amount of data
  • 3+ years of experience in Predictive modeling, Machine Learning and Data visualization
  • Highly proficient in SQL
  • Prior knowledge of statistical and analytical skills used in identifying data quality issues like outliers, stale data, gaps would be preferable
  • Experience working with large amount of market data from diverse sources; prior knowledge in interest rates/FX preferred
  • Excellent oral/written communication skills

Candidates will be responsible for following the client's COVID-19 protocols. Please refer to your MATRIX representative for specifics.

About Us

At MATRIX, we expertly match talented professionals with job opportunities to elevate careers. Since 1983, we have placed thousands of professionals at innovative clients across every industry ranging from small startups to Fortune 50 companies. It’s why we’re consistently in the top 25 of all U.S. IT staffing firms and why our consultants rate us well above the industry average, earning us ClearlyRated's Best of Staffing awards year after year. People come to us for a job, and stay with us because of our top-notch consultant care.

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For hourly W2 contract roles MATRIX offers a highly competitive benefit package including Medical, Dental, Vision, Life, Disability, HSA, and 401(k) with pre and post-tax options.  Please see for more information.

For direct hire placement with our clients, benefits would be offered in accordance with that particular client’s offerings. This may include PTO, Medical, Dental, Vision, 401K and other pre and post-tax options.