Market Data Manager

  • Competitive based on experience
  • Hong Kong
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Opus Talent Solutions
  • 20 Jan 19

Opus Talent Solutions have partnered with a multi-strategy asset manager who since its inception over 10 years ago continues to go from strength to strength and dominate the financial markets.

Opus Talent Solutions have partnered with a multi-strategy asset manager who since its inception over 10 years ago continues to go from strength to strength and dominate the financial markets.

Due to the growth and the increase importance of Data, our client is seeking an experienced Market Data Manager to define, design, implement and maintain the firms data solution.

As the Market Data manager, you will understand Financial Market Data, Risk and Enterprise integration patterns. You will be responsible for though not limited to;

  • Defining the firms data architecture and develop the solution to drive the data solution.
  • Identify and source new data content from the Group and operation across Asia Pacific.
  • Partner and manage data vendors and coordinate new data onboarding initiatives.
  • Work closely with the Technical team and Front Office Development teams to ensure ongoing data integrity, pricing and publishing.
  • Develop and implement new processes and procedures for efficient data onboarding for the business and its vendors.
  • Engage with various business stakeholders to collate requirements and communicate Market Data Enterprise licensing and commercial guidelines where relevant.
  • Reporting on and advising on enterprise data usage requirements across the business.
  • Optimise the data scheme, usage and BAU maintenance through DBA.

To be considered for this role, you will have proven experience working within the Financial Services industry. Ideally you will have strong knowledge of Front Office.

You will also possess the following skills and attributes;

  • Proven experience working in a Market Data Management role within Financial Services Industry
  • Ability to demonstrate your experience in working with Data Vendors
  • Understand how the front office and middle office operates within an Asset Management environment.
  • Strong experience in NoSQL and data manipulation language.
  • Ideally have knowledge of cloud deployment and big data platforms.
  • Database experience in either Postgres, MS SQL, Maria or MongoDB.
  • Ideally you will have experience in coding Python
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English. Chinese will be an advantage though not essential.

If this is a role that is of interest to you, then please don’t delay your application and apply today! Please forward your CV to Sharon Koelewyn via the “Apply Now” button below. If you have any questions prior to applying, please contact Sharon directly on +852 3905 3342.