Data Analyst

Location: Century City, CA

Skills: Capital markets, hedge fund or financial technology experience, Excel

Job Description
Why you want to work here:
  • Top Hedge Fund on the West Coast! Team is small and you will work with the best of the best. You will own your projects from start to finish.
  • Company is very stable and been around for over 20 years.
  • Catered lunch daily, plus bonus potential and 100% paid benefits.
  • Centrally located in Century City near great shopping and restaurants!
The Data Management Team is responsible for governance over trading related data including security attributes/analytics and position-level characteristics. The team reports into the head of Business Technology, who also oversees teams of software developers and business analysts. This role is a junior-level position. (There is currently one other senior member on the Data Management Team.) What You Will Do
  • Over time, develop in-depth knowledge of the universe of the firm’s tradable assets
  • Understand how security attributes impact the following departments and corresponding functions:
    • Trading Desk
    • Compliance
    • Portfolio Management
    • Risk Management
    • Business Technology
    • Valuation
    • Fund Accounting
    • Operations
  • Work with the above-mentioned teams to understand and document data and workflow requirements
  • Assist with managing the firm’s proprietary security master platform
  • Ensure accurate setup of listed and OTC securities
  • Create quality control metrics to identify potential data issues and resolve as required
  • Work closely with Business Technology Team on various projects to gather requirements
What Gets You the Job?
  • Bachelor’s degree from accredited university
  • 2-4 years of total professional experience
  • At least 1 year of experience at a credit or multi-strategy hedge fund, fixed-income asset manage, investment bank, or financial technology company focused on capital markets (no retail banking or insurance)
  • Basic knowledge of various financial products including bonds, structured products, loans, CDS, equities, options, etc.
  • Proficiency with Excel
  • Proficiency with Bloomberg is nice to have
  • Experience working with large datasets using Excel or business intelligence software package
  • Ability to learn/improve technology skills such as Excel, SQL, Bloomberg etc.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Able to synthesize complex ideas succinctly
  • Extremely detail oriented
  • Logical and practical problem solving skills
  • Enjoys working on time-sensitive tasks and projects
  • Ability to multi-task
  • Self-starter and interested in learning about capital markets
Keywords: Capital markets, hedge fund or financial technology experience, Excel

Compensation: $75,000 Per Year

For immediate consideration please click Apply or email resumes to:

Jennifer Carlson

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