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Customizable AI for Bond Traders and Investors

Data Engineer – Algorithmic Trading – Machine Learning

$50k – $90k • 0.25% – 3.0%
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This is an exceptional opportunity for a high caliber recent graduate or junior level engineer to join a successful revenue-generating trading technology firm with a ground-breaking AI product. You will work with some of the brightest minds in data science to find innovative solutions for storing, accessing, combining and synthesizing real-time data.

About Us:
7 Chord is an award-winning FinTech start-up in NYC. BondDroid, our proprietary AI system, empowers bond traders and investors with predictive pricing and trading signals. The firm was founded by market veterans and renowned machine learning researchers. We are backed by strategic investors and an elite group of former Wall Street executives.

• Techstars Class of 2017 (1% acceptance rate)
• Markets Choice Award for “Excellence in AI” 2019
• On the list of “Most Innovative FinTech startups of 2019” by Harrington Starr
• 2019 Benzinga Global Fintech Awards List (“Best in AI” category)
• FinTechSandbox Alumni and Data Provider

What You'll Do:
Design modern streaming data architecture: message ingestion, storage management, normalization and noise filtering.
Serve as the data wrangler and ETL expert for the company.
Own relationships with the market data vendors. Design and implement market data feed handlers, storing and warehousing solutions.
Work with data scientists to facilitate technical design of complex data sourcing, transformation and aggregation logic across data types.

Qualifications:
2+ years of professional experience in an enterprise-level environment.
MSc in Computer Science preferred.
Excellent knowledge of data warehousing, data modeling and data transformation.
Experience with handling large volumes of real-time / streaming data.
Exceptional Java, Python, Anaconda Stack, SQL skills. KDB/q a big plus.
Familiarity with messaging technologies (RabbitMQ, Kafka or Kinesis).
Experience with data lakes.
Understanding of FIX is preferred.
Knowledge of CI/CD pipelines and DevOps culture.

Comp, Benefits, Perks:
• Competitive salary. Equity. Enormous growth potential.
• Subsidized health insurance, transportation benefit and 401K.
• Continuing education stipend.
• Free state-of-the-art gym and wellness center on premises. Access to the open private waterfront space, half-court basketball court, outdoor terraces, training and conference facilities, cafeteria and lounge.

Office is located in the Brooklyn Navy Yard’s brand-new green Dock 72 building with the stunning views of downtown Manhattan. Brooklyn Navy Yard, a 200-year-old industrial park and the fastest growing NYC tech hub, is home to 350+ companies employing over 10,000 people, expected to grow to 30,000 in 2020. 10-minute ferry ride from Wall Street or 34th street. 7 min shuttle from Dumbo’s Jay Street or Barclays Center Atlantic Terminal subway stations.

Please send your resume, including your linkedin and/or github profiles to: careers@7-chord.com

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