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Data Management IT Developer (Python) - Budapest,

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For more than 40 years, MSCI’s research-based indexes and analytics have helped the world’s leading investors build and manage better portfolios.  Clients rely on our offerings for deeper insights into the drivers of performance and risk in their portfolios, broad asset class coverage and innovative research. Our line of products and services includes indexes, analytical models, data, real estate benchmarks and ESG research.  MSCI serves 98 of the top 100 largest money managers, according to the most recent P&I ranking.
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Position overview:
MSCI constructs risk models for all major classes of financial instruments. Our analytics models span both developed and emerging markets. We require a modern platform that provides scalability, performance, and ease of extensibility.
We are looking for a seasoned software developer to architect, design and implement this next generation platform. This is a unique opportunity for a developer to work in a large sophisticated database environment that supports a state-of-art financial risk management system. You will have the opportunity to learn the methodologies and business context in which financial risk management systems are used. You will explore to cutting-edge technology such as machine learning, big data, NoSQL, and cloud computing. Developers will work with our research, data and engineering teams located in New York, Berkeley, Budapest and Norman.
  • Understand business requirements of new projects by working with research, data, and analytics team.
  • Design, implements, and deploy software components based on business requirements.
  • Support and rewrite the old applications using Python technology.
  • Working closely with other internal IT teams to ensure system stability, recoverability, and maximize performance of data platform, as well as daily production support and monitoring of the database platform.
  • This developer role will provide technical support to business analyst/data group.
  • Communicate progress and problems to management, estimate working schedule.
Desired experience and qualifications:
  • Bachelor Degree in Computer Science or related discipline.
  • In-Depth knowledge of Oracle technologies on Linux environment, hands-on experience with SQL, with analytics functions, data warehousing concepts.
  • 5+ years in software development including 3+ year experience Python development in Linux/Unix Environment.
  • 1+ year experience with automating and scheduling tool, such as AutoSys or Control-M.
  • Query and database schema design, database performance tuning.
  • Comfort and skill in using GIT to collaborate with other developers.
  • Expert level knowledge and industry experience in design and development of large scale, data intensive database.
  • Understanding of NoSQL solutions such as ElasticSearch/Hadoop/HP Veritca is a big plus.
Due to the great number of applications we receive for each of our open vacancies, we are unable to respond on an individual basis.
To all recruitment agencies: MSCI does not accept unsolicited CVs/Resumes. Please do not forward CVs/Resumes to any MSCI employee, location or website. MSCI is not responsible for any fees related to unsolicited CVs/Resumes.
MSCI Inc. is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversifying its workforce. It is the policy of the Firm to ensure equal employment opportunity without discrimination or harassment on the basis of race, color, religion, creed, age, sex, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, citizenship, disability, marital and civil partnership/union status, pregnancy (including unlawful discrimination on the basis of a legally protected pregnancy/maternity leave), veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
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Budapest, Hungary
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