Junior Data Developer (Fixed - Term 18 months)

Employer: LSEG Romania
Domain:
  • IT Hardware
  • IT Software
  • Job type: full-time
    Job level: 0 - 1 years of experience
    Location:
  • BUCHAREST
  • Updated at: 08.03.2021

    The role is collaborating with the Quantitative and Technology team which sits within Agency Residential Mortgage Group. This is a developer role initially responsible for development and maintenance data infrastructure. This individual will work closely with colleagues within ISD Research and Product Management as well as other with ISD Data Operations, and Technology.
     

    Key Responsibilities

    • Understand data flows that support quant models, customize data storage and processing to optimize for user experience, cost, and speed.

    • Meaningfully contribute to code documentation initiatives.

    • Help develop new data pipelines, work on code reworking/rewriting/refactoring for the legacy applications.

    • Commit to support and improvement of existing implementations.

    • Coordinate with developers, data teams, ISD Research and Product Management team members on python code, to facilitate troubleshooting and handle implementation requests.
       

    Key Behaviours

    Integrity

    • Has the sustained drive and energy to deliver support service to time and quality.

    • Self-starting skills, energy, desire, and ability to innovate.
       

    Innovation and Partnership

    • Open to and willingly adopts new processes / approaches / ways of working.

    • Seeks information/inputs from colleagues/clients.

    • Deals with conflict successfully.
       

    Excellence

    • Willingly puts in the effort to ensure activities completed on time and to the quality required.

    • Pro-active and demonstrates initiative.

    • Prioritises activities according to business and operational need.

    • Analysis and problem solving skills.

    • Analyses issues to identify the most appropriate solutions.

    • Utilises all available resources and toolsets to investigate and resolve problems.
       

    Candidate Profile / Key Skills

    • Strong working knowledge of Python programming language is required.

    • Experience with data wrangling and creating data pipelines in Python is strongly desired.

    • Knowledge of Linux is required.

    • Good English communication skills.

    • Technical degree in a field such as Physics, Computer Science, Engineering, Statistics or Mathematics preferred.
       

    Nice to have skills

    • Knowledge of SQL with any of the database platforms.

    • Knowledge of C++ is a plus.

    • Knowledge of Pearl is a plus.

    • Knowledge of services in AWS cloud-based environment (AWS Certification is a plus).

    • Familiarity with programming, computing and searching algorithms is a plus.

    • Familiarity with cloud based ETL technologies (i.e. Glue) a strong plus.

    • Familiarity with Snowflake is a plus

    • Familiarity with finance and fixed income a plus.
       

    We are looking for intellectually curious people, interested in the bigger picture of how technology industry is evolving, ready to ask difficult questions and deal with complicated scenarios. If you are a forward thinker and problem solver, this is the place to be as will be supporting you to fast-forward your career.

    We maximise each employee’s potential through personal development through a wide range of learning tools both formal and informal. We believe in remunerating our people with competitive salaries and a range of attractive benefits such as:

    • Pillar 3 Supplemental Pension;

    • 25 days’ holiday a year;

    • Private medical insurance;

    • Group life insurance policy;

    • Meal vouchers;

    • Share Purchase Plan;

    • Bookster;

    • Volunteering Days.