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Director - Fixed Income Data Analytics Technology @ TOP Investment Advisory Firm

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Category: Database, Infrastructure, Other
Company Description: Investment Advisor
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Job Number: 8459

Job Description:


The Director of Client Services Data Analytics Technology will lead the development activities of a team of approximately 10 developers (full-time employees) and oversee a mid-to-large size team of consultants supporting all data analytic technology initiatives. The Director will work with the Product and Client Analytics teams to partner with the US Retail, International, US Institutional, and Product Strategy teams to inform, power and measure overall impact of client and product analytics to both internal business lines and external clients.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

Client & Product Analytics

  • Provide leadership to develop applications, processes and data infrastructure that makes Client & Product information a competitive advantage for the firm
  • Synthesize and leverage datasets available both internally and externally to enhance the firms knowledge of Product & Client analytics, market opportunities, client segmentation etc.
  • Develop and support a data governance framework that improves quality of information, provides detailed audit information and has transparency to data ownership and governance
  • Provide insight into leading analytic practices, design and lead iterative development cycles, and ultimately produce new and creative analytic solutions to drive business strategies
  • Research, design and implement industry leading tools and innovative solutions to provide a data competitive advantage
  • Create an infrastructure where data validation is efficient, validated only once and validated data is made available to all consuming applications
  • Direct all development by technology partners and internal resources to ensure solutions are well-architected, scalable, conform with our technology standards, and achieve commercial goals
  • Ensure access to both client and product information to both business users and data analysts is made available in flexible user interfaces
  • Manage relationships with both market data and technology vendors
  • Play the role of project manager on all Data & Analytics projects
  • Form key relationships with the Client Services team to have a deep understanding of their business and develop a road-map congruent with the business strategy
  • Work closely with other technology teams to ensure no duplication of effort and dependencies with other teams are managed carefully
  • Work closely with Infrastructure teams to resource appropriately all projects and applications
  • Work closely with the Information Security teams to ensure all requirements of the firm are met
  • Manage the overall data analytics technology budget

Data Infrastructure & Tools

  • Drive data strategy and architecture to promote easy end user access to product and client information
  • Develop tools where custom views of information can be a self-service function rather than development projects
  • Create and maintain detailed data dictionaries for all data that is published
  • Create and maintain methodology documentation for all data that is published
  • Create frameworks to ensure audit information and data lineage is made transparent to both business and technology stakeholders

Big Data and Analytics

  • Lead Research and Development on the firm's approach to Big Data and Analytics
  • Review vendor landscape and no-SQL tools like Mongo DB, Cassandra to determine best use
  • Determine and document Big Data strategy and implement pilot projects

Qualifications

  • BS/MS in Computer Science or related degree
  • 10-15 years of experience in managing a development organization
  • Ability to motivate team members and foster a constructive environment between employees and consultants
  • Possess a strong drive to attract, develop and retain the best talent for the internal team
  • Strong project management skills to drive development teams to deliver on applications / projects on schedule and on budget
  • Extremely high attention to detail
  • Sense of urgency and self-motivated

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All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply by submitting their resume as an MS word document including a cover letter with a summary of relevant qualifications, highlighting clearly any special or relevant experience.


Please Note: All inquiries will be treated with the utmost confidentiality. Your resume will not be submitted to any client company without your prior knowledge and consent.


Contact Recruiter
vishal.mehta@andiamogo.com
Senior Technical Recruiter
Andiamo Partners | 90 Broad Street, Suite 1501, New York, NY 10004


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