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Data Analyst

  • Location: New York, 10013
  • Salary: $50 - $53 / hour
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted about 2 months ago

Grow your career as a Data Analyst with an innovative global bank in New York, NY. Long-term contract with excellent growth potential. Will be required to be onsite 2-3 days per week. Will be responsible for various data activities including data analysis, maintenance, quality, lineage, flow, consumption, production.

  • Require following established guidelines for identifying and resolving problems.
  • Assist in root cause analysis related to data quality issues and regulatory drivers.
  • Act as liaison between business stakeholders and development team to elicit, analyze, document, communicate and validate business requirements.
  • Contribute to work flow or process change and redesign, and to form a basic understanding of the specific product or process.
  • Aggregate and document critical data elements including flows for each system tied to a deliverable.
  • Ability to think strategically, creatively problem solve, and the ability to engage resources outside of their direct control to achieve objectives.
  • Ability to implement data quality initiatives in line with the initiatives of the group.
  • Lead impact analysis process to identify any upstream/downstream data implications.
  • Conduct sessions with IT teams, middle and front office staff to accurately capture data requirements.
  • Create user stories, business & data flow diagrams, activity/state diagrams, and swim lane diagrams.
  • Ability to identify, triage, escalate and remediate data issues independently.

  • 5 to 8 years of previous financial services experience, preferably in a large-scale institutional bank.
  • Must focus on data lineage, data quality, data governance. Must be able to triage data quality.
  • Experience must align with banking & lending. Prefer experience in wealth management.
  • Ability to address data issues and communicate with stakeholders to elicit requisitions and do solutioning.
  • Must understand systems and how they communicate and how data flows, consumption, structure.
  • Analytical tool reporting experience. Able to use data analytics to identify trends, patterns.
  • Must have advanced proficiency in Microsoft Office. Must be able to aggregate data and utilize it within tools to depict or interpret data trends/anomalies.
  • Experience with product taxonomy and concept knowledge.
  • Business and/or Tech specifications experience.
  • Prefer experience with Collibra, Visio, Excel.
  • Prefer regulatory reporting.

About our client

Our client stands as one of the world's most renowned global banks and trusted brand with over 200 years of continuously evolving financial services. Its teams provide unique insights to more than 200 million clients and enable progress all over the world. While growing your career, you will work alongside some of the smartest minds in the industry who are excited to share their knowledge and to learn from you.

Candidates will be responsible for following the client's COVID-19 protocols. Please refer to your MATRIX representative for specifics.

About Us

At MATRIX, we expertly match talented professionals with job opportunities to elevate careers. Since 1983, we have placed thousands of professionals at innovative clients across every industry ranging from small startups to Fortune 50 companies. It’s why we’re consistently in the top 25 of all U.S. IT staffing firms and why our consultants rate us well above the industry average, earning us ClearlyRated's Best of Staffing awards year after year. People come to us for a job, and stay with us because of our top-notch consultant care.

MATRIX is and Equal Employment Opportunity employer including disability and veteran and provides reasonable accommodations for all qualified individuals.  Supporting medical or religious documentation will be required where applicable. If you are a qualified individual you may request a reasonable accommodation under the American Disability Act (ADA). If you are a person with a disability needing assistance applying, or at any point in the hiring process, please email us at To ensure a quick response to your request, please use the words “Accommodation request” as the subject line of your email.

For hourly W2 contract roles MATRIX offers a highly competitive benefit package including Medical, Dental, Vision, Life, Disability, HSA, and 401(k) with pre and post-tax options.  Please see for more information.

For direct hire placement with our clients, benefits would be offered in accordance with that particular client’s offerings. This may include PTO, Medical, Dental, Vision, 401K and other pre and post-tax options.