Senior Software Engineer - Data

Houston, Texas, United States

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Two Sigma is a different kind of investment manager. Since 2001, we have used data science and technology to derive insights that forecast the future and discover value in markets worldwide. Our team of scientists, technologists and academics looks beyond traditional finance to understand the bigger picture and develop creative solutions to some of the world’s most difficult economic problems. Our work spans markets and industries, from insurance and securities to private investments and new ventures.

Two Sigma is searching for an extraordinary software engineer to help build our next generation of data services.

You will take on the following responsibilities:

  • Architect, design, and develop software that enables us to ingest, transform, and scrub financial data used by multiple stakeholders.

  • Partner with stakeholders in New York to develop, implement and roll out technology solutions to address a wide array of complex business problems.


You should possess the following qualifications:


  • BS or MS in Computer Science

  • 7+ years of relevant experience in hands-on large scale software development and enterprise architecture

  • 1+ year of software architecture experience on large scale systems

  • Experience with Java (or other VM languages), Python, C or C++

  • Experience designing and developing in-house software solutions

  • Extensive experience building Microservices architectures and event-driven systems

  • Recent experience working closely with and mentoring junior software engineers

  • Deep knowledge of technology solutions in one or more of the following functional areas is highly desirable: Financial instrument reference data and market data

  • Data modeling experience in a financial services environment

  • Ownership mindset, with demonstrated partnership with functional counterparts to deliver on a material set of business objectives.

  • Delivered technology and developed subject matter expertise within one of the above noted functional areas.

  • Designed and delivered high volume functionally complex software services.


You will enjoy the following benefits:


  • Core Benefits: Fully paid medical and dental insurance premiums for employees and dependents, competitive 401k match, employer-paid life & disability insurance

  • Perks: Onsite gyms with laundry service, wellness activities, casual dress, snacks, game rooms

  • Learning: Tuition reimbursement, conference and training sponsorship

  • Time Off: Generous vacation and unlimited sick days, competitive paid caregiver leaves


We are proud to be an equal opportunity workplace. We do not discriminate based upon race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, age, status as a protected veteran, status as an individual with a disability, or any other applicable legally protected characteristics.