Position Overview :
MSCI is seeking an experienced Market Data Analyst with a background in Finance, Economics or Data Science to join a highly skilled and motivated team of analysts that solves complex problems regarding all aspects of market data production including data sourcing, processing, loading, etc.
Experience with financial time series or reference data is highly desirable.
Scope of Responsibility :
Being a member of a highly skilled and motivated team of analysts that solves complex problems regarding all aspects of market data production including data sourcing, processing, loading, analysis, etc.
Maintaining, re-engineering and developing efficient and elegant processes to support the daily production of market data
In collaboration with the Research and Development Group, implementing new data packages and analytics to enable clients to properly analyze new or existing financial instruments
Becoming a financial markets expert with regard to interest rates, futures, options, equities and other financial instruments, as well as the use of market data in risk management
Gaining in depth knowledge of various market data vendors such as Thompson Reuters
Working with a first-rate clientele including many of the world's central banks, leading financial institutions, hedge funds and corporations
Specific Knowledge and skills :
1-3 years of relevant analyst experience
Bachelor's or Master's degree in Data Science or Finance.
Desired Experience :
Software - Excel, Word, R, Git (Version Control), SpotFire (data visualization)
Experience with reference or time series data supporting risk analytics desired
Large scale financial or reference data warehouse experience ideal
Technical skills and programming languages a plus i.e., SQL, R, Python, C, Visual Basic, Perl, UNIX basic file administration
Data science background
Knowledge of data analysis languages / tools such as R, Python, Machine Learning, Spotfire
Desired Qualifications : Fluency in English
Attention to detail
Strong communication skills (written and verbal)
Strong administrative and project management skills
Strong interest in financial markets, products and risk management
Ability to solve complex problems.
Due to the great number of applications we receive for each of our open vacancies, we are unable to respond on an individual basis.
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