Employment Opportunities

Current employment opportunities are listed below. Please select "show more" to view the full detail & requirements for each opportunity or to apply online.

Job Title:
Software Engineer
Job Function:
Development
Details:

The Software Engineer is responsible for the effective development, configuration, and maintenance of systems (software and environments) related to quantitative analysis and forecasting activities. In this role, the individual will participate in technical research, software development, and operational activities to enable continued innovation for data science.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

  • Develop and/or configure software related to the data science process
  • Develop scripts and data queries
  • Repair and drive the identification of root cause for software failures
  • Maintain operational, configuration, or other technical documentation
  • Ability to Identify and execute best practices and optimizations for data science software and technology

REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE/SKILLS:

  • 6-8 years software development or administration experience
  • 3-4 years software development experience with java script, NodeJS, and/or python
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or Computer Engineering
  • Proficiency with large-scale software design and development process or DevOps
  • Proficiency with SQL
  • Software Configuration Management (Git, SVN etc.)
  • Familiarity with AWS, Docker, and Kubernetes
  • Database experience (Oracle, Mongo, Postgres)
  • Demonstrated problem-solving aptitude and critical thinking
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and teamwork
  • Excellent communications skills, with the ability to synthesize, simplify, and explain complex problems to different types of audience.

DESIRED KNOWLEDGE/SKILLS:

  • Machine Learning/Data Science or familiarity with concepts and use cases
  • Comfort navigating an entrepreneurial environment
  • Familiarity with PyTorch or other Machine Learning libraries
  • Statistical knowledge

WORKING CONDITIONS:

May require working evenings and/or weekends as needed.
No regular travel required.

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Job Title:
Economist
Job Function:
Trading
Details:

The Economist will conduct industry, market, and economic studies to support organizational objectives or solutioning. In this role, the individual will leverage varied data collection and statistical techniques, prepare results for interpretation, and share conclusions with stakeholders to shape potential strategies and enable continued innovation.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

  • Conduct industry and market research, survey and data collection
  • Analyze data using mathematical models and statistical techniques
  • Prepare reports, tables, and charts to present research results and conclusions
  • Study historical trends to interpret and forecast market activity
  • Advise employees, businesses, and individuals on economic topics and potential strategies
  • Design policies or make recommendations to solve economic problems
  • Write articles for publication on SESCO’s intranet and external website
  • Aid in effort to help standardize economic research best practices and processes

REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE/SKILLS:

  • 3-5 years analysis experience
  • Master’s degree with a mathematical focus, such as Economics, Statistics, or Finance
  • Strong critical thinking, analytical, and problem solving abilities
  • Ability to distill complex economic data in the form or presentations/reports to technical and non-technical audiences
  • Proficiency to create econometric models or programs in R, Python, or other language/package
  • Excellent written and verbal communication
  • Strong attention to detail

WORKING CONDITIONS:

May require working evenings and/or weekends as needed.
No regular travel required.

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