12 October 2021
Senior Python Engineer

Senior Python Engineer
  
Location: Massachusetts
Job type: Permanent
Salary: $115,000.00 / $130,000.00
Our client will not sponsor Visas now nor in the future.

Are you a creative individual? Do you like challenges? Do you enjoy data science? Do you want to work with cutting‐edge technologies such as Python, Machine Learning and Big Data? At Scientific Financial Systems, we build sophisticated tools for data scientists. Our flagship product, Quotient, represents the next generation SaaS platform for quantitative financial analytics.
The Senior Python Engineer will be a key member of our growing technical team. The work will primarily focus on improving the current design, expanding functionality, and adding new features to our products. The role provides opportunities to work on interesting and challenging projects using advanced technologies while learning and implementing state‐of‐the‐art techniques in quantitative finance and data science. Creativity is both welcomed and encouraged. The role includes possibilities for growth and leadership.

Jobs Duties:
· Expand the design & functionality of our core Python engine and associated class libraries
· Aid in the addition/integration of new financial content sets
· Add to our SQL/Python data management capabilities
· Create additional tools for product testing
  
Skills and qualifications:
· 3 years in a python commercial software development role
· Hands‐on experience with Python, NumPy & SciPy
· Working experience of C & SQL
· Familiarity with Django is a plus
· Scientifically minded & intellectually curious
  

About Scientific Financial Systems
We are a Boston‐based, disruptive start‐up firm in the financial technology space. We provide advanced investment management and research software for the institutional investment community. Our product (Quotient) combines an intuitive front‐end interface (for access, interaction and visualization of extensive datasets and analytics) coupled with a novel integrated, Python‐based back‐end toolset (complete with built‐in code creation and editing). Quotient provides a unique combination of flexibility, power and efficiency. We offer competitive compensation, technically interesting projects and will consider equity participation for strong candidates.