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Financial Data Modeler

  • Location: Jersey City, New Jersey, 07310
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 15 days ago

Terrific 12+ month contract opportunity in Jersey City, NJ for a Financial Data Modeler. The 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.
 
Day-to-Day Responsibilities:
  • Independently query data from multiple relational databases for analysis.
  • Work closely with IT and Operations partners.
  • Work with the company Security Coding and leverage external vendors and standards organizations.
  • Work Independently to complete a task.
 
Qualifications:
  • 8 +years’ experience as a Business Analyst.
  • Financial Data Modeling Knowledge.
  • Data Mining Capabilities.
  • Reverse engineering functional specifications from data.
  • Strong background in financial reference data and capital markets, fund services and custody on financial products.
  • Data analysis and mapping (able to query data, analyze and map).
  • Experience/understanding of business process reengineering and business modeling concepts, business systems development and analysis.
  • Strong analytical skills and writing skills. Experience in writing functional and technical specifications.
  • Strong SQL knowledge.
 
Preferred Skills:
  • Experience working with major vendor data providers (i.e., Bloomberg, Reuters, IDC, Markit).
  • Project management/lead experience.
  • Experience working closely with IT Project managers and development teams.
  • Knowledge of MS Office, Visio.
  • Experience with vendor product implementation.
 
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