Data Team Lead

Boston, MA

We are representing a Data Team Lead position for an Alternative Investment firm in Boston, MA



  • The Data Team Lead is responsible for strategy, design, and implementation of data storage and access platforms for quant research and production processes.
  • Data is at the core of everything we do and we are constantly looking at ways to integrate new and innovating data sets that come in many different forms.






  • Lead a growing team of data engineers in design and development of data storage and access platforms
  • Coordinate access to new datasets with research teams
  • Develop patterns and a process for onboarding new datasets that a researcher can implement
  • Design and implement storage for data across MS SQL, mongodb, and future technologies
  • Collaborate in architecture and evolution of data pipeline from raw to production
  • Build and own a data environment that is robust, high-quality, and provides fast access






  • Ability and willingness to work in a fast-paced, mission-critical, production environment
  • Leadership and visionary skills to shape and grow a team, and advance our data ecosystem
  • Proficient working in python (preferred), JVM, or other non-database centric programming language
  • Understanding of multiple data storage technologies: SQL, NoSQL, HDF, and beyond
  • Experience working with transformation and storage of quant financial data
  • Exposure to ETL or other data pipeline tools is a plus
  • Must be comfortable working in a Linux environment




Note: Qualified candidates will be contacted within 2 business days of application. If an applicant does not meet the above criteria, we will keep your resume on file for future opportunities and may contact you for further discussion.

Date Posted 5/11/2018
Salary $155,000- $175,000

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