Our client is an established and growing investment management firm with over $15 billion under management (in traditional and hedge fund strategies). We are seeking a versatile ‘can do’ Database Engineer, who will report to the senior technology management, to join their New York office. This is a contract position with an expected duration of 6-12 months. 

Responsibilities:

This position is responsible the execution of a data-centric project including raw data processing, migration and reporting as the firm shifts their system from front-end to back-end processing. 

  • Manage database migration, archiving, and conversion strategies
  • Consolidate and translate Fund Admin data
  • Provide technical expertise in product management and BA as needed
  • Implement and directly support various business need applications

Skill Requirements:

  • Must have 3-5 years hands-on engineering experience
  • Must have extensive experience with raw data processing
  • Must be highly proficient in BB Script, Perl, Python and SQL
  • BS degree in Computer Science, Mathematics or equivalent experience is required
  • Must have the ability to multitask and manage small to large projects in a cross-functional environment
  • Must be self-motivated, able to work independently and highly responsible for maintaining time critical projects schedule
  • Must possess a high degree of professionalism and be adaptable to a fast paced, ever-evolving environment