Data Analyst - Trading Systems - Financial Services

SQL, Python, risk, trading
Contract W2, Contract Corp-To-Corp, 12 Months
Depends on Experience
Work from home not available Travel not required

Job Description

A program to identify, source and renovate the use of trading data across finance IT systems is being formed. This will be a multi-year initiative, working across trading, risk and finance platforms to ensure the accurate and timely delivery of trading data into finance systems. Additionally the program will drive the adoption of strategic trading data feeds across finance IT ensuring the reliability and provenance of the trading data which drives financial control processes.
This project requires a technical data analyst who will have strong understanding of a number of asset classes, of trading and risk platforms and of financial control process. The role will require the analysis of existing finance system data feeds, their attributes, requirements and usage, the understanding of the current and future state architecture of these platforms and direct liaison with the trading and risk IT teams to deliver strategic feeds into the finance system stack.
To be successful in the role the candidate must be hands-on, have an attention to detail, be able to drive change across multiple teams and be comfortable performing complex data mining and analysis.
Skills Required:
8 + Years experience
With at least 3 years working experience in investment banking, sales and trading as well as banking business
Strong Data Analysis Skills in the Finance (Controllers) domain.
Strong understanding of multiple asset classes, trading capture and risk.
Strong analytical skills and the ability to architect and design strategic solutions
Self-motivated individual and creative thinker who will take ownership of tasks and projects, able to work with the global team, and manage time and tasks effectively and independently.
Experience with SQL database structures, data concepts, hierarchies and the ability to reconcile and investigate large data sets
Experience comparing and reconciling datasets from different sources, using Alteryx (a big plus), Python or SQL scripting
experience sourcing, parsing, comparing and joining large datasets

Posted By

Amina Issah

520 E. 90th St., Suite 2M New York, NY, 10128

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Dice Id : eastend
Position Id : 6126108
Originally Posted : 3 months ago
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