Market Data Business Analyst

Open Systems Technologies   •  

New York, NY

8 - 10 years

Posted 160 days ago

  by    Radhika Arora

A global financial firm is seeking a Market Data Business Analyst to join their team in New York. This candidate will help build the next generation Data fabric to solve for Business, Analytics and growing regulatory needs. You will be part of a dynamic team and contribute towards software development of core components within the next generation Big Data Platform. You must have an eye for building and optimizing data systems and will work closely with our systems architects, data scientists, and analysts to help direct the flow of data within the pipeline and ensure consistency of data delivery and utilization across multiple projects. You will be a major contributor to Markets Data Strategy and the goal of increasing revenue using key metrics for decision making.

Responsibilities:

  • Work with business users to gather requirements for reporting and analytics projects
  • Develop Subject Matter Expertise on the key data elements that are consumed for reporting data to external and internal clients
  • Understanding of front to back Equities and cross product trading flows to facilitate quick reporting
  • Work with the data platform technology teams to realize flow interaction, and communication interfaces
  • Testing and QA coordination
  • Liaison with the global business, support and development teams
  • Troubleshoot performance and scalability issues
  • Third line support of the platform during trading hours
  • Be part of the core global software development team
  • Interface with Business Analysts, key business and compliance stakeholders
  • Interact with Technology managers and peers to ensure data ingested in the platform meets standards
  • Work closely with QA and UAT teams to ensure the product is defect free and production quality

Qualifications:

  • Graduate degree in Computer Science, Information Systems or equivalent quantitative field
  • 8+ years in Business Intelligence and Data Visualization tools and techniques
  • Experience with business intelligence platforms such as Tableau, QlikView
  • Equities tradingexperience
  • Skill level in development of database objects, query design and optimization
  • Relational databaseexperience is required
  • Experienceworking with front office
  • Experienceworking with RDMS such as oracle, sybase, netezza
  • Strong understanding of the Software Development Life Cycle
  • Experience working in a finance technology team