Sr. Data Analyst

Confidential Company  •  New York, NY

5 - 7 years experience  •  Staffing & Recruiting

$80K - $200K
Posted on 10/13/17 by Radhika Arora
Confidential Company
New York, NY
5 - 7 years experience
Staffing & Recruiting
$80K - $200K
Posted on 10/13/17 Radhika Arora

Our client is a global Hedge Fund, they are currently hiring a Sr. Data Analyst to join the Financial Data team. This team is responsible for back office pricing as well as time series data for trading/modeling/analysis.

They work closely with other departments within Management & Control to ensure the accuracy and best practices in securityvaluation, compliance, risk management, and other operational areas.

Responsibilities

  • Assist in reviewing processes and technologies to improve data accuracy, timeliness, and efficiency
  • Interact with users to identify, access, and query series of interest in internal databases, including a third party tick database.
  • Determine detailed specifications and resource requirements and coordinate prioritization and approval with other groups. 
  • Test content for proper QA and review/approve for production release.
  • Work with offshore Data Operations team to oversee their processes
  • Escalation point for Level II requests from this team

Skills:

  • BA/BS with strong academic background
  • 4+ years related experience at an investment firm or a financial data-related role
  • Solid understanding of data quality management, data architecture, and business intelligence
  • Knowledge of SQL
  • Experience with Unix and Python
  • Experience deploying and enhancing Extract, Transforming, and Loading (ETL) tools
  • Experienceworking with Bloomberg, Reuters, DataStream, and FactSet terminals and Excel add-ins
  • Experience with One Tick a plus

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