Quandl is transforming how business decisions are made.
Data is the most important resource of the 21st century, and Quandl is at the heart of the emerging data economy. Over the last 5 years, we’ve built the world’s largest and most successful data marketplace: a platform where over 300,000 professionals buy, sell, create and consume data. Quandl today is used by everybody from academics to AIs; from two-person fintech startups to billion-dollar hedge funds.
Technology is at the heart of what we do at Quandl, and our sophisticated data acquisition, discovery and delivery infrastructure is the foundation of our success. We are seeking a Junior Data Engineer (ETL) to join our marketplace data team, to help us design, build, extend and improve this infrastructure.
Our marketplace data team is responsible for the millions of datasets that our users consume every day. On this team, you will work to ensure our data products’ completeness, accuracy, timeliness, reliability, documentation, organization and more. You will help structure large quantities of unstructured and semi-structured data, through a combination of organized analytical thinking, technical data wrangling, manual curation and precise documentation. Your major responsibility will be to extract, transform and load financial data into our database systems.
The role is necessarily diverse with day-to-day work involving a mix of coding and writing. The successful candidate will be required to manipulate large amounts of data, and will acquire strong skills in data engineering in this role.
Qualifications and Skills
The ideal candidate will:
We encourage you to apply for a position at Quandl even if you don’t tick all of the above boxes. Fresh graduates are welcome to apply.
Our Company Culture
We believe in working productively on important and interesting challenges, with talented individuals who are nice to each other.
We are strongly committed to diversity and equality of opportunity. We are proud to have a team that is 40% women (including 50% of our C-suite), 40% first-generation immigrant, and 30% visible minority. We strive to create an environment that is welcoming and inclusive for everyone.
Benefits and Perks
Quandl offers essential core financial and economic data alongside a suite of unique, alpha-generating alternative data. With an unrivaled delivery system -- whether through API or popular analytic tools, such as R, Python and Excel -- Quandl has cemented a reputation for understanding and providing what professional quantitative analysts need and want.
The Quandl user base includes analysts from the world’s top hedge funds, asset managers and investment banks.
The company was founded in 2011 and is based in Toronto, Canada.