Data Engineering Manager


Voloridge Investment Management is seeking an enthusiastic, self-motivated Data Engineering Manager to manage our in-house data team.  In this role, you will manage our in-house engineers as well as participate in the data engineering projects to support our research and operations teams. 

Summary of Job Functions 

  • Understand the data-related needs of all internal parties, especially our research team
  • Work with Data Analysts to convert dataset requirements and specifications into development plans for data engineering including prototyping and initial dataset samples
  • Manage data engineers to continually increase automation, usability, and transparency in building our datasets emphasis on rapid deployment balanced with stability and consistency
  • Develop strategies for measuring and documenting dataset and overall data quality in data processing
  • Collaborate with architects, value owners, project managers, delivery leads, data scientists, engineers, researchers, and support team members to bring big data R&D projects from discovery phases into production
  • Study new topics and gain domain knowledge related to data ingestion, storage, and delivery
  • Provide thought leadership and subject matter expertise in current and emerging technology and business industry trends
  • Have a consultant mindset, always striving to understand and fulfill the needs of our researchers and traders
  • Communicate and collaborate effectively with all internal associates, including research, management, development, and other operations personnel
  • Investigate and troubleshoot data anomalies
  • Represent the Strategy Data Group in internal forums for planning and collaboration
  • Articulate desired outcomes and motivate engineers to develop simple solutions to complex problems 
  • Assist with technical skill development and mentorship of junior personnel 
  • Perform other duties and responsibilities as assigned 

Minimum Requirements 

  • Bachelor’s degree
  • 7+ years of data engineering work experience in a field such as accounting, finance, business intelligence, or hard sciences 
  • Experience in personnel and technical management of data engineering teams
  • Expertise using Transact-SQL, and familiarity with other data technologies and tools
  • Experience with both transactional databases and data warehouses
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Must be able to demonstrate strong problem-solving skills, and flexibility to consider new ideas and approaches
  • The ability to work daily, onsite in our Jupiter, FL office  

Preferred Skills and Previous Experience 

  • Experience using Visual Studio and SQL Server Management Studio to create/manage SSIS/ ETL packages, especially with high volume data
  • Experience with large scale compute platforms, like MPP RDBS, Hadoop, Spark
  • Experience in performance tuning, server monitoring, and query optimization
  • Strong focus on data quality and attention to detail 
  • Able to independently bring projects to successful completion 
  • Experience working with trading / financial / investment / accounting data 
  • Experience with master data management and data governance 
  • Experience with data analysis tools such as Tableau, Excel
  • Programming experience, such as Python, Java, C# ,, C, C++ 
  • Demonstrated ability to work efficiently in a demanding, team-oriented and fast-paced environment 

Compensation and Benefits

  • Highly competitive base salary
  • Profit sharing bonus
  • Health, dental, vision, life, and disability insurance
  • 401K
  • Credit and Identity Monitoring Service  

Additional Information

Voloridge Investment Management is an SEC registered investmentadvisor. A private investment company founded in 2009, our mission is todeliver superior risk-adjusted returns for qualified investors, using advancedproprietary modeling technology, conservative investment tactics andsophisticated risk management.

VoloridgeInvestment Management is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualifiedapplicants are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration for employmentwithout regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, genderidentity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any otherlegally protected characteristic or status.