Quantitative Data Engineer

Expiring today

S&P Global
Chicago, USA
03 Mar 2023
20 Mar 2023
Job Function
Industry Sector
Finance - General
Employment Type
Full Time
The Role: Quantitative Data Engineer, Research Signals

The Team: The Research Signals group provides independent research and investment consulting services to the institutional asset management community. The group researches and develops individual factors and multi-factor models across a range of asset classes by applying a systematic evaluation process to a variety of fundamental, technical, and industry-specific data sources.

The Impact:
The Quantitative Data Engineer develops and supports new and existing quantitative products and datasets. The Research Signals team's research and datasets are widely used across the investment management industry. This position will partner with stakeholders in technology, research and operations and the broader product management team to build a data platform, deliver robust production systems and ensure high data integrity of our quantitative products which include alpha factors, risk models and quantitative investing software solutions.

What's in it for you:
  • Build technology workflows to deliver new data products and enhance the Research Signals suite of quantitative factors and models
  • Work with our specialized quantitative research team to deliver a variety of proprietary and unique datasets
  • Exposure to quantitative research, strategy development, and other innovation initiatives across S&P Market Intelligence
  • Develop both on-premises and cloud-based data ingestion processes using SQL,
  • Engineer data models and infrastructure for a wide variety of market and alternative dataset
  • Author tests to validate data quality and measure the stability of the data acquisition processes
  • Work directly with Analysts, Product Specialists, and the technology team to understand requirements and provide end-to-end data solutions
  • Communicate with data providers to onboard new datasets and trouble shoot technical issues
  • Investigate and defuse time-sensitive data incidents
What We're Looking For:
  • Bachelor/Master's degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, or related field
  • Strong analytical, data and programming skills (Python/SQL/NoSQL/JavaScript)
  • 3+years of experience with large data sets ETL and techniques to architect them for performance, experience using alternative unstructured data is a plus
  • 1+ year of experience with cloud computing services, AWS preferred
  • Aptitude for designing infrastructure, data products for Quant/Data Scientists is a plus
  • Ability to work effectively in an agile environment with numerous stakeholders on complex research and new development projects
  • A genuine interest in investment strategies, equities, fixed income. Asset management industry experience is a plus.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skill, must be a team player
Compensation/Benefits Information:
S&P Global states that the anticipated base salary range for this position is 58,0 00 - $115,000 . Base salary ranges may vary by geographic location.

This role is eligible to receive S&P Global benefits. For more information on the benefits we provide to our employees, visit https://www.spgbenefitessentials.com/newhires .


Equal Opportunity Employer
S&P Global is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment without regard to race/ethnicity, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, marital status, military veteran status, unemployment status, or any other status protected by law. Only electronic job submissions will be considered for employment.

If you need an accommodation during the application process due to a disability, please send an email to: EEO.Compliance@spglobal.com and your request will be forwarded to the appropriate person.

US Candidates Only: The EEO is the Law Poster http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdf describes discrimination protections under federal law.


20 - Professional (EEO-2 Job Categories-United States of America), ANLYTC202.1 - Middle Professional Tier I (EEO Job Group)

Job ID: R24823
Posted On: 2023-02-01
Location: Chicago, Illinois, United States
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