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Senior Fixed Income Data Analyst/Developer (Python, SQL)

Job Info:

Category: Other
Company Description: Investment Advisor
Job Number: 8656

Job Description:

Our client is seeking a Data Analyst to join their Investment Technology department. The Data Analyst should have financial services experience working within the capital markets data domain, focusing on asset management concepts (portfolio, holdings, trades, securities, etc).  Overall strong technology skills are required, but the focus is on data, not application building.  Ideally at least 5 years of recent experience in the business and technical skills listed below is required. Candidates must have outstanding communications skills as the Data Analyst will interact with the firm's partners and investment professionals to analyze business requirements.



Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Ensure quality and integrity of front-office data
  • Analyze and support the data requirements of custom and vendor software applications focused on portfolio management and trading
  • Understand data relationships and conventions of different market data providers including indices
  • Investigate and resolve market data-related issues across multiple platforms and application vendors
  • Design and implement small databases, data processing and transformation logic and calculations
  • Write and maintain technical documentation such as software development life cycle documentation and support/system documentation



Required Business Skills:

  • Ability to communicate (verbal/written) with front office users
  • Knowledge of features and characteristics of different Fixed Income and Equity security types
  • Experience with portfolio management and trading data entities and concepts (portfolios, holdings, trades, securities, analytics, benchmarks, etc)
  • Experience in producing portfolio and benchmark comparisons around characteristics and breakdowns
  • Some experience with portfolio returns and attribution
  • Experience with at least one specific market data feed provider (Bloomberg, Factset, Axioma, Yieldbook, Barclays POINT, BondEdge, etc.)
  • Bachelors Degree

Required Technical Skills:

  • Understanding of data set operations and basic concepts of entities and joining them
  • Intermediate database skills (SQL Server, Oracle) including basic table design, creating SQL queries, and using stored procedures/functions
  • Ability to create data designs from use cases and object models during requirements and design phases
  • Experience with at least one scripting language (Perl/Python preferred) used in a data transformation context, e.g. ETL
  • Experience with some programming language. Java preferred
  • Familiarity with reporting tools and experience with report creation

Personal Characteristics Required:

  • Outstanding communication skills
  • Self starter
  • Team player
  • Fast learner
  • Strong organizational skills
  • "Can Do" attitude
  • A willingness to learn new technologies and tools as required for specific projects



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
Senior Technical Recruiter
Andiamo Partners | 90 Broad Street, Suite 1501, New York, NY 10004

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