KDB AI developer

KDB AI developer

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    Tripti Devleker

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    JN -012019-92097

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    2 months ago

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Cloudstream is working with one of the international investment and Equities group to build KDB and AI Practice for new launch- Digital team. You will working with AI /Innovation team across the globe.A dedicated team of Data Scientists is being put in place in multiple locations with the goal of developing insight in existing and new data sets, that directly drives the creation of models and algorithms that can be used for automation and/or Alpha Generation.

Work closely with infrastructure providers to translate prototypes into production solutions.

Design hypothesis tests, oversee execution, and perform rigorous statistical evaluation of the results to produce actionable insights

Manage stakeholders and guide them in unlocking the value in their data

Use a scientific method and strive for positive results at all times, balanced with working in an ‘Agile’ way to achieve rapid turnaround.

Experience in front office AI and ML

Confident and self-motivating senior KDB+ developer with an excellent understanding of data engineering and time series analysis

Client focused and are comfortable communicating with stakeholders across the bank.

Key Experience & Skills 

Strong academic background with a Masters in Computer Science, Mathematics or other quantitative fields

Experience in providing MIS solutions for eTrading ( or other market(s) )

KDB in memory relational database experience is a must

Experience with Q/Kdb+ for capture and serving of data

Proficiency in Python

Ability to write clean, scalable, production-ready code.

Ability to communicate technical concepts and results to a non-technical audience and a keen interest in understanding business requirements

Understanding of Equities, Fixed Income, FX and Commodities products is preferred.

Inquisitive nature with an eagerness to investigate and fully understand products, processes and issues.

Database and middleware experience (JMS, 29 West/Informatica, ZeroMQ, Tibco RV, Oracle, Sybase, DB2)