Data Engineer, Crypto-Assets, Santa Monica, CA

Our client is an institutional operating platform for investment managers and active traders focused on crypto-assets based in Santa Monica, California.
They offer a complete solution for the investment and trading of crypto-assets. Complete suite of services, from portfolio and order management to risk and data analytics to connectivity and execution are specifically built with institutional clients in mind, tailored for crypto-assets.
As a Data Engineer you will:
  • Build integrations to pull data from crypto exchanges, blockchains, and other sources.
  • Automate the generation of derivative data.
  • Optimize the storage and retrieval of all of the data we collect.
  • Collaborate with the team to make strategic recommendations on data collection, integration and retention
  • Build data solutions from structured and unstructured data from crypto sources of both proprietary and third-party sources and use advanced data management tools and big data technologies
  • Develop usage and access control policies/systems and partner with other stakeholders in continuous improvement processes impacting data quality
  • Monitor performance, advise, and build any necessary infrastructure changes
  • Convey complex solutions in easy to understand terms through usage of data visualization and clear written and verbal communication
You bring:
  • Experience is required to be hands-on technically
  • Working knowledge of basic undergraduate level Statistics
  • 1 + year of experience with big data engineering technologies
  • 1 + year of enterprise experience using AWS stack
  • 1 + year of enterprise knowledge and experience with data management tools including SQL
  • 1+ years of experience using  C++ or Python
  • Strong command of navigating and developing in a Linux
  • Experience in enterprise big data builds with high availability and disaster recovery using Amazon Web Services
Skills required – Python, C++
Skills of advantage – Trading, Cryptocurrencies
Compensation – $120K – $200K + Bonus
Location – Santa Monica, CA
In case of interest, reach out with your CV to m@shlayen.com