Infrastructure Engineer with startup in SF

LaBine & Associates - San Francisco, CA

This opportunity is with a firm focused on investing in healthcare and life sciences.  They have a multidisciplinary team of scientists, engineers, analysts, clinicians and subject matter experts in various disciplines working together in a highly collaborative environment, with all investments getting attention from each member of our investment team


The successful candidate will combine strong technical skills with creative problem solving abilities. We are seeking a dynamic, proactive software engineer to build out the operational technology platform with a view to automating processes and reporting across the group. The candidate will have an opportunity to make a valuable impact on the operations team by working in close collaboration with the investment team, engineering, trading, accounting and investor relations.

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Work with the operations group to design and build internal risk and control monitoring
  • Consume data from third parties and build unified views and reporting
  • Build intelligent, automated processes to streamline the workflow and reduce operational risk
  • Participate in the logistics and operations of public and private trading, data validation, reconciliation, and risk management

Required Skills & Experience

  • 2+ years of professional software development experience, ideally within investment management
  • Proven practical experience delivering production quality code
  • Experience designing, building and maintaining relational databases using cloud based services
  • Experience ingesting and processing financial data from a variety of third parties
  • Responsible approach to writing testable, highly maintainable code
  • Ability and interest in collaborating outside of the software engineering group

Desired Skills & Experience

  • Ability to build internal-facing web applications and tools
  • Experience working with reporting tools
  • Technology familiarity:
    • Cloud Compute Stacks: Amazon Web Services, Google Cloud Platform
    • Databases: Postgresql, Google BigQuery, Amazon RedShift
    • Programming Languages: Python, Scala, Ruby
    • ETL tools: Apache Airflow, Apache Spark, Hadoop
    • Devops and Continuous Integration Tools

Posted On: Friday, February 14, 2020

Position Contact
Laura LaBine
Chief Talent Officer
(650) 393-3161
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