Senior Data Architect

Interactive Brokers

Interactive Brokers

1,001-5,000 employees

Global online trading platform for diverse assets



Greenwich, CT, USA

Required Skills
Apache Spark
Apache Kafka
  • Bachelor's or Master's degree in Computer Science or related degree.
  • 7+ years of hands-on cloud engineering experience with public clouds (AWS required)
  • 5+ years of experience of Data Lake platform implementation
  • 3+ years of IT management experience
  • Experience building and leading engineering teams
  • Experience in designing, building, and running enterprise distributed systems, real-time ETL, data pipelines
  • Experience with AWS services such as Athena, Glue, Lambda, S3, DynamoDB, NoSQL, Relational Database Service (RDS), Amazon EMR and Amazon Redshift
  • Extensive experience working with RDBMS, Spark, Hadoop, Kafka
  • Experience with programming languages such as Java and Python
  • Design solutions with performance, maintainability, scalability, and reliability in mind
  • Knowledge and understanding of CI/CD pipelines and infrastructure as code (IaC)
  • Knowledge of and experience with serverless big data solutions in AWS
  • Exceptional personal communication and teamwork interaction skills
  • Able to work independently and collaboratively
  • Proven leadership skills, demonstrated ability to mentor, influence and partner with engineering teams to deliver scalable robust solutions.
  • Willingness to learn and improve
  • Lead the development of patterns, standards and best practices in the data engineering and solutions space
  • Review and identify data solutions in collaboration with the technology teams across the enterprise
  • Work with engineering teams to implement architectures
  • Influence product and delivery requirements, roadmaps, and vision
  • Lead data architecture strategy, design and best practices data platforms and related solutions
  • Manage data engineering team under the Enterprise Architecture organization
  • Deliver enterprise solutions / architectures with emphasis on data privacy, integrity, scalability, and availability
  • Produce organized and comprehensive system architectures and the related documentation
  • Design and build functioning proof of concepts for proposed architectures

Interactive Brokers Group, a leader in the financial services industry, has a proven track record of technical innovation, demonstrated by its 45-year history of building advanced trading technology. The company's competitive advantage lies in its ability to provide a single unified platform for global trading in multiple asset classes and currencies, backed by robust market data access 24/6. Its strong corporate culture is centered around creating technology to provide liquidity on better terms, competing on price, speed, size, and diversity of global products, which has led to its recognition as Barron's #1 Best Online Broker for six consecutive years.

Company Stage


Total Funding



Greenwich, Connecticut



Growth & Insights

6 month growth


1 year growth


2 year growth



Competitive Pay with discretionary bonus packages which include company stock grants

Comprehensive Health Plans that include extensive Vision, Dental and Prescription coverage

Daily Lunch Allowance

401K Retirement Savings Plan (generous company match)

Wellness Incentives

Flexible Spending Accounts

Paid Personal Time and Sick Leave