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Data Services Team Lead - Trading Systems

Job Title: Data Services Team Lead - Trading Systems
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, England
Salary: £120000 - £150000 per annum + significant bonus + benefits
REF: BB/15389/A/KS/240720_1595599594
Contact Name: Data Team
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Job Published: 9 months ago

Job Description

Data Services Team Lead (Time Series Data Analytics). Opportunity to take ownership and make an impact whilst remaining hands-on at a technology driven trading company within an informal, collaborative environment; you'll be rewarded with significant bonuses and be based in amazing City offices with roof terrace, breakout areas, free food and casual dress code.

As the Data Services Team Lead you will be responsible for the time series data collection and analysis platform that collects terabytes of data in real-time across multiple markets, the platform provides nanosecond level investigations on low latency trading systems to research trading strategies covering entire markets. You will set the strategic vision for this data analytics platform and effectively manage the team to maintain and enhance it whilst remaining hands-on yourself.

You'll collaborate with other senior stakeholders across the business and technology teams in a supportive environment that will challenge you to learn and develop alongside accomplished colleagues in a collegiate team environment.

Driven by technology the company is able to offer a remote interview / onboarding process and work from home during the current social distancing measures.

*You have a background working in research environments designing and developing platforms for trading analytics
*You have extensive knowledge of time series databases, PostgreSQL, as well as batch and streaming data techniques
*You have strong Python coding skills and indepth experience with some of the following: Influx, Kafka, Docker, TeamCity, Harbour, Octopus, Ansible, Prometheus, git, JIRA, Confluence, Airflow, Timescale
*You're experienced with leading and managing technical teams (including staff development, 1-2-1s and recruitment)
*You have a strong understanding of Equities and / or Derivatives markets
*You're collaborative and have excellent written and verbal communication skills
*You're degree educated in a numerate discipline

As a Data Services Team Lead you will earn a competitive salary (to £150k, negotiable) plus a significant bonus and benefits package (totally comp likely to be 50-100% above base).

Apply now or call to find out more about this Data Services Team Lead opportunity.