Business Analyst Manager - Will Relocate to Houston!
Fantastic opportunity with a very successful, growing company with cutting-edge technology and a staff consisting of many of the brightest technical talent in the world. Will relocate the right candidate. Will sponsor Visas. Candidates with experience at finance, trading, software and/or technology companies preferred.
We are seeking a talented Data Analyst Manager to join a highly motivated and innovative Data Engineering team. You will manage the processes and people responsible for foundational data environment, including activities related to data ingestion, cleansing, transformation and quality.
-Develop and lead a team of analysts with the skills, capabilities, and passion necessary to successfully drive and sustain a data focused culture.
-Develop and implement quality controls and departmental standards to ensure uninterrupted day-to-day data operations.
-Define, develop and provide insights, metrics and analysis to drive the decision-making process that supports business operations.
-Partner with internal Business Partners to understand business needs and define future data requirements.
-Facility a data-driven, statistical approach to problem solving, including gathering, analyzing and reporting data.
-Lead and execute process and data improvement projects.
-Focus on automation and utilizing technology to provide repeatable solutions.
-Manage Data Analysts. Passionate about managing. Finance industry background highly preferred. Managed at least 3 in the past.
-Senior Business Analysts (or BA managers) who work for hedge funds or big banks.
-Professionals who work in the risk management organizations of financial firms.
-Professionals who work in the back office of large financial firms.
-A bachelor's degree in an analytical or technical discipline with a strong academic record.
-5+ years of analyst experience obtained through progressive analytical and operational work experience.
-3+ years of direct leadership experience.
-Experience in both UNIX/Linux and Windows environments is a plus.
-Experience with SQL and working with a relational database system, such as Microsoft SQL Server.
-Proven problem-solving and analytical abilities including pattern detection, root cause analysis, and issue resolution.
-Strong communication skills.
-Able to work in an evolving and fast-paced environment and adjust to multiple priorities and timelines.
-Financial domain experience in a trading environment.
-Database/ETL experience is a plus.
-Experience with Python (and/or Java) is a plus.
-Experience documenting business processes and workflows.
-An understanding of how to design and develop effective data quality tests and measures.
*Bachelor's and/or Master's degree from a top computer science program preferred. Prefer degrees from Rice University, University of Texas-Austin, Texas A&M, University of Houston, Texas Tech University, University of Georgia, University of Virginia, Duke University. Also, Carnegie Mellon University, Massachusetts Institute of Technology/MIT, Stanford University, University of California-Berkeley, Cornell University, University of Illinois-Urbana-Champaign, Princeton University, University of Washington, Georgia Institute of Technology, California Institute of Technology, University of Wisconsin-Madison, University of Michigan-Ann Arbor.
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