Job Description

Cloud Data Architect
Job Number: 21-07375
Eclaro is currently recruiting for a Cloud Data Architect for one of our financial services client in San Francisco, CA. This position is a direct hire with the client.
Eclaro’s client is a highly regarded investment services company that delivers investment management services including broker/dealer, banking, trust and insurance services. As a member of this team you will be working in a fast-paced agile development environment using the latest technologies to deliver quality solutions. If you’re up to the challenge, then take a chance at this rewarding opportunity!”
Position Overview:
  • As the Cloud Data Architect, you will lead the architecture and build-out of our data analytics platform components using cloud technologies, working closely with Quant and Data engineers to develop an industry leading platform that is used for quantitative research as well as in production system to drive daily investment processes.
  • We are involved in the full lifecycle of the Alpha Gen and Data platform including design, architecture, development, implementation, tuning, production support and maintenance.
You will be building a cutting-edge, high quality data analytics platform on cloud! It involves:
  • Architect and lead the build-out of platform on Azure & migration from on-prem systems
  • Understand the existing on-prem technology landscape & implementations and recommend the best strategy & solutions to deliver on cloud
  • Design and build large scale data storage, compute and distribution systems
  • Evaluate, select, and implement new tools and frameworks to expand our platform capabilities
  • Provide data engineers, quant engineers and researchers with technical advice and guidance on the best data practices on cloud
  • Build relationships and partner with core architecture & engineering teams across client
  • Mentor and upskill fellow team members
  • Work across time zones in a distributed team
  • Keep up to date with developments in the industry and use that to drive prototyping new platform capabilities
  • Communicate with high impact to share project status
  • A solid understanding of cloud data platforms/services such as Snowflake, Azure Synapse, Informatica IICS, Databricks etc.
  • Expert knowledge of data modelling and understanding of different data stores and their benefits and limitations under particular use cases
  • Proficiency in SQL and Python. Knowledge of Java, Scala and distributed technologies such as Spark, Kubernetes is a plus
  • Desire to build deep expertise in cloud native technologies and design of applications that are deployed to cloud infrastructure
  • Good interpersonal skills
  • Project and people management required
  • A genuine curiosity and appetite to learn equities, fixed income, derivatives, hedge funds or investment risk
If interested, you may contact:
Doron Semaza
Equal Opportunity Employer:
Eclaro values diversity and does not discriminate based on Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Age, Genetic Information, Disability, Protected Veteran Status, or any other legally protected group status.

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