Mid - Level Python Consultant 9/8/2016

Confidential Company Charlotte, NC

Company
Confidential Company
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
29680016
AJE Ref #
576120734
Location
Charlotte, NC
Job Type
Regular

JOB DESCRIPTION

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LIAISON STAFFING is looking for both a talented MID-LEVEL PYTHON DEVELOPER to join our top financial client!

LOCATION: Charlotte, NC (On-site required, no remote work allowed)

DESCRIPTION:

This role requires a talented mid-level software engineer with a diverse range of experience to contribute to the design and implementation of innovative web, data analysis, visualization, mobile, and public outreach applications. The ideal candidate would work well in a team environment and pick up new technologies quickly.

REQUIRED SKILLS (if you do not have the underlined items, please do not waste your time by applying):

* Degree in a technical field (Computer science, mathematical finance, engineering, physics, math, etc.)
* Strong software development skills and professional coding style with at least one OOP language like: C++, Java, or Python (preferred language)
* Strong knowledge on basic algorithm and data structure
* High financial acumen needed in this role (Preferably someone that has worked a few years in a trading or quantitative function within a bank or broker dealer)

* Ability to work well in a cooperative, time-sensitive, market-driven environment; Ability to work individually and with the group on complex problem solving; analytical skills, critical thinking and a strong desire to learn

DESIRED SKILLS:

Experience in quantitative development role within an investment or commercial / retail bank

* Strong knowledge of Python, including scipy, numpy , pandas and sympy
* Experience handling large data sets, as well as distributed computation (including SQL/RDBMS, OLAP, Pig/Hadoop etc)
* Knowledge in finance products in Fixed income and/or FX
* Knowledge in risk measure and hedging (e.g VaR, CVaR, CDaR)
* Excellent communications skills, both oral and written.
* Familiarity with Excel