We are seeking a highly qualified and talented technologist to join a newly created team, Data Integrity & Governance (DIG). The DIG program has been established to deliver business-driven data and analytics governance, which will enable Schonfeld to achieve business outcomes more efficiently.
What you’ll do
The Software Engineer will work closely with the Director of DIG Technology, Head of Business Analytics as well as other internal and external stakeholders on the creation of a data and analytics governance program and associated technology platform. You will help launch a third-party vendor metadata management system (data catalog), participating in vendor selection, evaluating the third-party system, and working to close any feature gaps, as well as establish an ongoing maintenance and enhancement program. You will work closely with the Senior Data Analyst to design a process to promote consistency within the catalog and related business glossaries which includes onboarding and integration protocols. The Software Engineer will also participate in expanding platform capabilities based on business requirements as well as providing Level 3 support. The ideal candidate has a mindset of creatively applying the best modern technologies to help solve business problems and has a strong affinity for data.
What you’ll bring
What you need:
- Expertise with OO development (Python, C#, C++, Java)
- Experience with production development and support
- Experience with data centric applications
- Experience with data governance concepts
- Experience with data modeling
- Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
- Strong ownership mindset and a track record of delivering results
We’d love if you had:
- Experience with cloud-based environments (AWS/Google Cloud/Azure)
The firm’s ethos is embedded in our people. ‘Talent is our strategy’ is our mantra and drives how we approach all initiatives at the firm. We believe our success is because of our people, so putting our talent above all else is our top priority.
Schonfeld strives to create an environment where our people can thrive. We foster a teamwork-oriented, collaborative environment where ideas at any level are encouraged and shared. The development and advancement of our talent is honed through interactions with each other, learning & educational offerings, and through opportunities to make impactful contributions. In our agile environment, engineers are expected to self-organize and collaborate on the best way to solve problems, and they are collectively responsible for the entire team’s delivery. Engineering teams are small and cross-functional, and value learning and knowledge sharing.
At Schonfeld, we strive to cultivate a sense of belonging throughout all of our employees with Diversity, Equity and Inclusion at the forefront of this mission. As a firm we are committed to creating a hiring process which is not only fair, but also welcoming and supportive. On a daily basis, our employees welcome diversity across identity, thought, people and views which serves as the foundation of our culture and success. You can learn more about our DEI initiatives here - Belonging @ Schonfeld.
Who we are
Schonfeld Strategic Advisors is a multi-manager platform that invests its capital with Internal and Partner portfolio managers, primarily on an exclusive or semi-exclusive basis, across four trading strategies; quantitative, fundamental equity, tactical trading and discretionary macro & fixed income. We have created a unique structure to provide global portfolio managers with autonomy, flexibility and support to best enable them to maximize the value of their businesses.
Over the last 30 years, Schonfeld has successfully capitalized on inefficiencies and opportunities within the markets. We have developed and invested heavily in proprietary technology, infrastructure and risk analytics and continue to capitalize on new opportunities. In 2021 we launched our newest strategy, discretionary macro & fixed income as part of the continual growth of Schonfeld’s investible universe. Our portfolio exposure has expanded across the Americas, Europe and Asia as well as multiple asset classes and products.