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Financial Engineer

Company: Edelman Financial Engines
Location: Santa Clara
Posted on: June 22, 2022

Job Description:

At Edelman Financial Engines, we believe everyone deserves to move their financial life forward!We know that assets have the power to fund goals. Those numbers represent individual lifetimes filled with hard work and dreams for our clients and generations to follow. Our clients trust us to guide them forward with empathy, integrity, and invention. We uphold that same standard of respect and commitment for clients and colleagues alike.Founded on the idea that financial education is a fundamental right for everyone-not just the wealthy, Edelman Financial Engines continues to grow and challenge the status quo. We're moving forward, together. If our purpose-driven dedication inspires you, we invite you to consider joining our team.As a Financial Analytics Engineer on the Financial Technology Team, you'll be tasked with special projects for the Investment Management function at Edelman Financial Engines. Such projects have included prototypes of new service offerings, automated systems for algorithm testing, deep-dive analytics and machine learning, and dashboards/tools for portfolio management oversight.The team specializes in using Python to integrate open-source technologies (e.g., RabbitMQ, MongoDb) into back-end applications that interact with production systems through APIs. Fluency with relational databases is critical. Creating Excel-based tools with modern database features may be needed to assist the Portfolio Management team.Responsibilities:

  • Build, administer and scale prototype "pilot" products and programs.
  • Design and develop applications and system architectures to support transactions and portfolio analytics.
  • Create and back-test financial portfolios. Build and maintain software tools to research and test portfolio optimization/forecasting strategies.
  • Build\maintain ELT data pipelines and operational dashboards.
  • Ensure accurate documentation of testing procedures and software tools.Requirements:
    • 5+ years of professional experience in software engineering (3+ years using Python).
    • Experience working across the entire software technology stack. Experience with Python-based MVC frameworks (Django, Flask) a plus.
    • Experience with Pandas ecosystem (Pandas, NumPy, SciPy, Pandas, Matplotlib, Seaborn, Bokeh, Plotly, SciKit-Learn) a plus.
    • Experience with ELT data pipelines and sql is a plus.
    • Technical academic background in computer science, economics, engineering, mathematics, or equivalent
    • Ideal candidates will be familiar with financial concepts and industry practices and have excellent communication and interpersonal skills.About Edelman Financial Engines Since 1986, Edelman Financial Engines has been committed to always acting in the best interests of our clients. We were founded on the belief that all investors - not just the wealthy - deserve access to personal, comprehensive financial planning and investment advice. Today, we are America's top independent financial planning and investment advisory firm, as recognized by Barron's,1 with 145+ offices2 across the country and entrusted by more than 1.3 million clients to manage $291 billion in assets.3 Our unique approach to serving clients combines our advanced methodology and proprietary technology with the attention of a dedicated personal financial planner. Every client's situation and goals are unique, and the powerful fusion of high-tech and high-touch allows Edelman Financial Engines to deliver the personal plan and financial confidence that everyone deserves.For more information, visit - 2021 Edelman Financial Engines, LLC. Edelman Financial Engines - is a registered trademark of Edelman Financial Engines, LLC. All advisory services offered through Financial Engines Advisors L.L.C. (FEA), a federally registered investment advisor. Results are not guaranteed. For California residents, please see the link for the Privacy Notice for Candidates. California law requires that we provide you this notice about the collection and use of your personal information. Please read it carefully and contact Andrea Fisher at with any questions. Edelman Financial Engines encourages success based on our individual merits and abilities without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, pregnancy, marital, domestic partner, or civil union status, national origin, citizenship, ancestry, ethnic heritage, genetic information, age, legally recognized disability, military service, or veteran status. 1 The 2021 Top 100 Independent Advisory Firm Ranking issued by Barron's is qualitative and quantitative, including assets managed, revenue generated, regulatory record, staffing levels and diversity, technology spending and succession planning. Firms elect to participate but do not pay to be included in the ranking. Investor experience and returns are not considered. 2 Data as of Dec. 31, 2021. 3 Data as of Dec. 31, 20212020199

Keywords: Edelman Financial Engines, Santa Clara , Financial Engineer, Engineering , Santa Clara, California

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