Financial Transactions Data Analyst

Stamford, CT 06902

Industry: Data Analyst Job Number: 4165

Financial Transactions Data Analyst

Looking for top-notch data analysts and data engineers to help scale our enterprise data operations strategy. Looking for candidates who are interested in being part of a fast growing company with a lot of potential.

Background:

XXXXX  is the preeminent provider of securities class action recovery services to the institutional investment community. XXXXX  processes detailed historical trade data and efficiently handles filings and collections of class action settlement recoveries on behalf of hedge funds and proprietary trading firms. Through its highly automated Claims Engine technology, XXXXX provides institutional investors with a full-service, outsourced solution for securities class action claims processing.

Role:

We are looking for talented individuals that possess a unique combination of business acumen, technical skills, securities industry knowledge as well as strong interpersonal skills in order to provide technical data analysis and innovative problem-solving skills. The role entails in-depth data analysis and collaborating with data team co-workers and Customer Service Representatives to drive automation and efficient and timely data processing.

As a Data Analyst at XXXXX, Stamford location, you will gain hands-on experience in the fast-growing world of securities and derivative instruments litigation settlements, while working with an experienced industry leader. You will help manage the receipt of data, analyze data for accuracy, create reports and work collaboratively with others to investigate and resolve issues. In this role, you will be a key part of the Data Analysis team which is highly visible and plays a critical role in achieving overall company goals. A competitive base salary and benefits package will be offered, commensurate with experience.

 

Job Type:

Both full-time and consultant positions open

 

Responsibilities:

• Communicate effectively with Account Managers, Operations and clients

• Manage large volumes of data and assist in retrieving and appraising new data

• Work independently and extensively with SQL in querying data

• Process and analyze data to ensure accuracy and completeness via SQL

• Research inquiries, validate data patterns and solve complex business problems using SQL

• Track data issues and satisfy ad hoc analysis requests in a timely fashion, while managing expectations

• Monitor and implement data integrity across staging and production environments

Requirements:

• Undergraduate degree in finance or technology preferred

• Background in financial Industry oriented Information Systems, Math, Statistics, Economics or Finance

• MUST HAVE experience in back-office systems within a financial trading organization, or similar role directly involved with trading and holdings data

• MUST HAVE a working knowledge of SQL, writing SQL queries and proficiency in MS Excel

• Self-motivated, inquisitive with a high level of integrity and able to complete tasks with minimal supervision

• Detail oriented with exceptional analytical and creative problem-solving ability with strong written and verbal communication skills

• Flexible, comfortable working in a fast paced environment and able to adapt to quick changes

• Minimum work experience of 2-3 years

• Some travel to our San Francisco office for periodic training will be required

• Local candidates only, please

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