Lead Data Engineer

Job Title: Lead Data Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Singapore
Salary: SGD 120000 to SGD 200000
Reference: AK/LDE/IF/AK/11OCT
Contact Name: Alicia Keith
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 11, 2019 14:23

Job Description

  • Key role in a fundamental team within the company
  • Opportunity to work for an industry leading Financial Services firm
  • opportunity to move into a management position if the candidate is appropriate

Our client, an Investment Firm, is looking for a Data Engineer to act as the voice of the data engineering team, helping to “harness the power of alternative data”

Key Responsibilities

  • Explore data sources to produce quality data and make it accessible
  • Develop solutions with the aim of extracting insights from data, from ingestion stage to transformation and interface
  • Work closely with the investment professionals, quants and data scientists
  • Design, develop and deploy solutions 
  • Build tools and automation capabilities for data pipelines to improve the data platform
  • Drive the data strategy through challenging current processes and realising enhancement opportunities
  • Work on data warehousing, data pipelining and data processing
  • Act as the primary D.E. in a team of 5; face off to business

Key Requirements

  • At least 7 years' experience with core experience in data engineering
  • Consistent track record with reputable investment firms/hedge funds is preferred
  • Experience with data warehousing/distributed computing/machine learning
  • Python/R
  • AWS/GCP/Azure/Jupyter/NiFi
  • Spark/Hadoop
  • Degree in Computer Science recommended


All interested candidates, please apply now, and we will get in touch for a confidential discussion.

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