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Role Global Spread Products is seeking an experienced Business Analytics professional. Reporting through the COO line, this person will work closely with the front office and technology on multiple fronts to help execute strategic goals. This team sits at the intersection of sales, trading, structuring, capital markets origination and technology and is responsible for implementing process improvements and realizing senior management's vision. Our team oversees a wide array of front office systems including pricing and risk, trade capture, inventory management, origination, securitization, sales dashboards, management reporting, electronic trading and database management.
Background Global Spread Products is the primary source of capital for corporations, governments, and non-profits, providing liquidity and innovative solutions globally across the credit, municipal, and securitized markets.
Identify areas for improvement by listening to front office users and their management teams; gather business requirements and develop prototypes and solutions
Collaborate with technology counterparts to define requirements and ensure proper governance over applications development, testing and releases
Partner with internal organizations such as finance, risk, middle office and compliance to improve cross functional workflows, feeds and reporting
Create tactical solutions to increase business efficiency
Respond to ad-hoc data requests and reporting
Maintain and prioritize detailed project plans
Provide user training, solicit feedback and drive systems adoption
Required Qualifications and Skills
Candidate is required to have a BA/BS
Must be passionate about technology and innovation within the financial services industry
Proficient knowledge of data modeling and relational databases, such as Microsoft SQL Server, Oracle, and Kdb+
Basic knowledge of financial mathematics, statistics, and reasoning
Proficient knowledge of MS Excel
Proficient knowledge of programming languages, such as Visual Basic, Python, C++, and/ or R
Basic knowledge in developing BI reporting tools and dashboards in Qlikview or Tableau
Excellent communication, organizational and interpersonal skills, as well as the ability to multi-task under tight deadlines
Must be a team player; must be able to contribute and foster ideas within the team
Must have strong attention to detail, be self-motivated and have the ability to work independently
Ability to work in a dynamic environment under tight deadlines with changing priorities
Preferred Qualifications and Skills
Front office experience or interest in Credit Trading (flow or structured), Securitized Markets, or other Fixed Income products
Experience with RStudio, Perl, Hadoop, or Clojure
Knowledge of systems engineering or database administration
Internal Number: 5208499
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