Front Office Big Data Engineer

  • Competitive
  • London, England, United Kingdom
  • Permanent, Full time
  • UBS UK
  • 16 Jan 19

Front Office Big Data Engineer



Your role
To be a key technical part of a team building a strategic green field big data platform that will manage the results of the live and batch market risk calculation, (PnL and Greeks). The enterprise platform will give data scientists, traders, risk managers access to streaming and end of day data for analysis, time series, trends and eventually machine learning. Hands on development is a key part of the role, as is analysis and supervision of other technical members of the team in different locations. The cloud based technology stack is centred on the Apache big data stack, Hadoop, HDFS, Kafka and Spark.

Your team
The project is a joint venture between the investment bank trading business with and IB Group technology. It involves a combined team of data quants with some of the bank's best technologists. You will work alongside other experts on a genuinely ground breaking project with the latest cloud based big data technologies. As a key part of the team you will contribute to architecture and direction of the project. The team is expected to grow from about 15 to aprox 50 in size, with 15 of those roles in London, the rest being Pune, Krakow and the US.

What we offer
Together. That's how we do things. We offer people around the world a supportive, challenging and diverse working environment. We value your passion and commitment, and reward your performance.

Keen to achieve the work-life agility that you desire? We're open to discussing how this could work for you (and us).

Take the next step
Are you truly collaborative? Succeeding at UBS means respecting, understanding and trusting colleagues and clients. Challenging others and being challenged in return. Being passionate about what you do. Driving yourself forward, always wanting to do things the right way. Does that sound like you? Then you have the right stuff to join us. Apply now.

About us
Expert advice. Wealth management. Investment banking. Asset management. Retail banking in Switzerland. And all the support functions. That's what we do. And we do it for private and institutional clients as well as corporations around the world.

We are about 60,000 employees in all major financial centers, in more than 50 countries. Do you want to be one of us?