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Full time
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Senior Quantitative Analyst
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Job Description

Seeking a Quantitative Analyst to implement tools and methods of risk evaluation and monitoring, for a leading Financial Services Organizaion in Northern Virginia.

Responsibilities include:

  • Cleanse, manipulate and analyze large datasets (Structured and Unstructured data - XMLs, JSONs, PDFs) using Hadoop platform.
  • Develop PIG, HIVE scripts to filter/map/aggregate data. Scoop to transfer data to and from Hadoop.
  • Manage and implement data processes (Data Quality reports)
  • Perform R&D and exploratory analysis using statistical techniques and machine learning clustering methods to understand data.
  • Develop data profiling, deduping logic, matching logic for analysis
  • Big Data languages such as R, Python, Spark for analytics and developing dashboards
  • Train and mentor staff on Hadoop, R, Python, Spark and other Big Data languages
  • Present ideas and recommendations on Hadoop and other technologies best use to management


  • Bachelor's or Master's degree in Statistics, Economics, Business, Mathematics, Computer Science or related field
  • 5+ years of experience in processing large volumes and variety of data (Structured and unstructured data, writing code for parallel processing, XMLS, JSONs, PDFs)
  • 3+ years of programming experience in at least 2 - R, Python, Spark, Java for data processing and analysis.
  • Strong SQL experience
  • 2+ years of experience - using Hadoop platform and performing analysis. Familiarity with Hadoop cluster environment and configurations for resource management for analysis work


Applicants must be eligible to work in the specified location