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. The data science team applies classical machine learning and new deep learning techniques to develop data driven trading strategies. and risk management processes driven by rigorous mathematical and statistical analysis.
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
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
May require working evenings and/or weekends as needed No regular travel required
About SESCO Enterprises
SESCO Enterprises is a FERC-registered Power Marketer with offices in Pennsylvania and New Jersey. We engage in the proprietary trading of short-term, liquid electricity products in the U.S. wholesale electricity markets. Additionally, SESCO trades electricity and other energy future products in CFTC-regulated futures markets. Since inception in 2002 SESCO has enjoyed strong year-over-year financial performance. SESCO plans to leverage this solid foundation and experience to extend its successful track-record and advance the new company vision founded on innovation, continuous improvement, and organizational excellence.