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Luxoft, a DXC Technology Company, (NYSE: DXC), is a digital strategy and software engineering firm providing bespoke technology solutions that drive business change for customers the world over. Luxoft uses technology to enable business transformation, enhance customer experiences, and boost operational efficiency through its strategy, consulting, and engineering services. Luxoft combines a unique blend of engineering excellence and deep industry expertise, specializing in automotive, financial services, travel and hospitality, healthcare, life sciences, media and telecommunications. For more information, please visit www.luxoft.com

Line of Business:

Financial Services

Position:

Data Engineer, Saint Petersburg

Project Description

WorldQuant is a quantitative asset management firm founded in 2007 and currently has over 600 employees spread across more than 20 offices in 15 countries. We develop and deploy systematic financial strategies across a variety of asset classes in global markets, utilizing a proprietary research platform and risk management process.

We are looking for a Data Engineer who will help us to enrich our company's data by performing text-processing tasks to turn unstructured alternative data into investment ready datasets.

Responsibilities

• Implementing high-performance algorithms for data processing
• Enrichment of company's data by applying proprietary software and external services APIs
• Processing and cleansing of semi-structured or unstructured data
• Monitoring/maintaining data processing pipeline

Skills

Must

• A bachelor / master degree in a technical field from top university
• At least 3 years of experience as a data engineer or software developer
• Understanding of algorithms and data structures
• Strong Python programming skills
• Experience with databases
• System design/architecture skills to build reliable data flows
• Scripting skills in UNIX environment: shell, python Fire, etc.
• Understanding of code versioning tools, e.g. Git
• Debugging skills, Eye for detail and identifying problems
• A passion for working with data

Nice to have

• Spark experience is a plus

Languages

  • English: Upper-intermediate

Relocation package

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WHERE

Saint Petersburg

Work Type

Python

Seniority Level

Senior

Ref number
VR-46721
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