Python Developer, NY, NY (Contract)
2+ years of Python experience using quantitative packages like: pandas, numpy
Quantitative experience in finance such as Monte Carlo methods and non-normal simulation. Knowledgeable in personal finance topics like taxes, investing, asset allocation, insurance and retirement.
Strong communication skills to work closely with designers, product leads and technologists. Experience building and maintain Python solutions in a distributed or multi-threaded environment: Spark/PySpark, Hadoop, Apache Drill/PyDrill, etc).
In-depth knowledge of the data used in the investment security and performance & risk metrics. Demonstrated ability to create functional & system requirements by directly interfacing with business users. Ability to understand complex interrelated systems and processing. Exposure to market data providers and analytical solutions like Bloomberg, Factset, MSCI etc.
Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Engineering or equivalent experience