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Senior Fixed Income Analytics Developer

Job Info:


Category: Development
Company Description: Investment Advisor
Salary: Highly Competitive, Depending on Experience
Position Type: Permanent
Location: Jersey City, NJ
Job Number: 9090

Job Description:


Job Overview:

 

Our Client is seeking an Analytics Developer to join our Investment Technology department in our Data and Analytics group. The Analytics Developer 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 analytics and data architecture, not front-end or middle-tier application building.  Ideally at least 5 years of recent experience in the Fixed Income business and technical skills listed below is required. Candidates must have outstanding communications skills as the Developer will interact with the firm’s partners and investment professionals to implement business solutions.  The team has a strong partnership with the Investments Quantitative Research department.

 

Responsibilities

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

Qualifications

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; fixed income is a must
  • 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
  • Ideal candidate will have recent buy-side experience
  • Experience with at least one specific market data feed provider (Bloomberg, Factset, Axioma, Yieldbook, Barclays POINT, BondEdge, etc.)
  • Bachelors/Masters Degree (PhD not required)

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
  • 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
billy.macomber@andiamogo.com
Senior Technical Recruiter
Andiamo Partners | 90 Broad Street, Suite 1501, New York, NY 10004


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