QuantRes

Position ID: 2286-DATAMANAGER [#14120]
Position Title: Data Engineering Business Unit Manager
Position Type: Government or industry
Position Location: Nassau, New Providence 00000, Bahamas
Subject Area: Data Science
Application Deadline: (accepting applications posted 2019/07/16, listed until 2020/01/16)
Position Description:    

Job Title 

Data Engineering Business Unit Manager 



Employer 

QuantRes 

We are a private investment firm. Founded in 1989, we have been able to generate superior rates of risk-adjusted returns by actively trading the global financial, commodity and equity markets. The trading approach is quantitative and systematic in nature and is based on statistical modeling of market processes. Our success can be attributed to a disciplined trading approach, a relentless drive to research new and existing ideas and the focus and dedication of our staff. We are headquartered in The Bahamas with our staff of over 45 dispersed across the globe.  
Our website is www.quantres.com. 



Job Function 

To complement our team of data analysts, we’re looking to hire a Data Engineering Business Unit Manager to assume overall responsibility for the quality and provisioning of trading data for our Research team and Trading desk. Real world data is messy and data quality is a critical challenge to our organization. If you have outstanding attention to detail and are passionate about data integrity then QuantRes is the place for you. Your primary location of work will be Nassau, The Bahamas.  



Key Responsibilities 

• Work with internal end users to understand and evaluate their data requirements. 
• Understand the complete data lifecycle starting with ingestion, transformation, normalization, validation, and delivery. 
• Make the roles and processes that underlie the existing data lifecycle more transparent to help identify deficiencies or areas for improvement. 
• Coordinate requests for new features/changes between users and the rest of the data team that is geographically dispersed. 
• Produce and maintain documentation for process changes, change requests and a best practices guide. 
• Regularly probe and analyze data at various transitions as part of a regular and ongoing effort to maintain the highest standard of data quality as possible. 
• Serve as subject matter expert and on-site point person for data. 



Required Skills 

• Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or Financial or Engineering discipline. 
• 3+ years of data analysis experience working with large and complex data. 
• 2+ years of software development experience. 
• Experience with SQL for data extraction and manipulation. 
• Development experience in C# or Python. 
• Knowledge of statistics to help identify, analyze and interpret trends or patterns. 
• Extremely detail-oriented. 
• Excellent verbal and written English along with great interpersonal skills. 
• Fast learner with a genuine passion for solving problems. 
• Take-charge interpersonal skills that will mold work culture and bring energy to a team 
• Ability to stand back in order to understand the bigger picture and apply latitude in independent judgment. 
• Influencing skills to push your idea forward with conviction if you believe it to be better. 
• Experience with JIRA and Confluence, or similar systems, would be an asset. 
• Experience with financial trading data and/or a strong background in Math/Statistics is a major plus. 



Compensation and Benefits 

We offer an internationally competitive compensation and benefit package commensurate with the successful candidate’s skills and experience. Work hours are flexible and informal and will be agreed with the Company. Our induction program during the first 2-3 months will enable the successful candidate to get to know our work culture, vision, and internal procedures. We offer relocation assistance, travel reimbursement, accommodation, and medical insurance to successful candidates. Candidates will be asked to consent to background checks and will undergo a variety of technical and personality tests.

Application Materials Required:
Submit the following items online at this website to complete your application:
And anything else requested in the position description.

Further Info:
quantres.com
 
Nassau, New Providence
The Bahamas
00000

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