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Sr. Technical Business/Data Analyst
Ref No.: 18-07448
Location: Jersey City, New Jersey
Organization & Department Overview
The Information Services Group (ISG) is responsible for providing authoritative sources of reference data to our clients across the Institutional Client Services (ICG) organization, through implementing state of the art technologies and operational processes which promote the collection, storage, analysis, and distribution of product, pricing, account and corporate action data. The ISG organization works in partnership with data clients across all ICG business lines, deploying solutions to increase their competitiveness, through restructuring business processes, simplifying information access, and providing business intelligence around critical data. Execution team is tasked with the enhancement to the system including new vendor feeds coverage, data model enhancement and updates to existing data from vendors. This may involve analyzing multiple data sets manually or engineering automated solutions. Domain data is critical to the reference data processing and product and pricing data must be available, accurate, and complete for global financial markets.

Candidates must have experience with SQL. Data Analysis is a requirement for this position.

Job description
• Financial Data Modeling Knowledge
• Data Mining Capabilities
• Reverse engineering functional specifications from data
• Independently query data from multiple relational databases for analysis
• Work closely with IT and Operations partners
• Work with Client Security Coding and leverage external vendors and standards organizations
• Work Independently to complete a task
Required Skills
• Working experience of 6+ years min as Business Analyst
• Financial Knowledge on Securities/Products.
• Data analysis and mapping (able to query data, analyze and map)
• College degree, specialized training or equivalent work experience
• Data Oriented with an excellent attention to detail
• Experience/understanding of business process reengineering and business modeling concepts, business systems development and analysis
• Strong analytical skills and writing skills, to include solid experience in writing functional and technical specifications
• Must possess good communication skills with the ability to be assertive
• Ability to focus on high quality work while under pressure

Preferred Skills
• Project management/lead experience
• Experience working closely with IT Project managers and development teams
• Strong background in reference data with a focus on securities and pricing
• Knowledge of MS Office, Visio
• Experience with vendor product implementation