Data Analyst

  • 12 Months
  • Singapore
  • Permanent, Full time
  • FIGS INC PTE LTD
  • 06 Feb 18 2018-02-06

We are a new fintech startup based in Singapore that is focused and passionate about providing innovative financial service.  We are looking to add to our data analytics team to support the business by data-mining across a broad set of available financial databases.

Requirements

  • Keen sense of value of data and the passion for transforming raw data into actionable insights for our clients
  • Strong ability to work with data and numbers so as to provide thoughtful, detailed analysis
  • Team player mentality and strong learning acumen
  • Strong organisational skill with the ability to multitask
  • Strong sense of urgency and to turn in quality work quickly, within stipulated timelines
  • Confidence to present and articulate ideas to internal and external stakeholders
  • Meticulous with an interest in financial markets
  • Flexibility and the desire to go above and beyond what is required of the role
  • A desire to work in a start-up environment

Job Role

  • Support the business by data-mining across a broad set of available financial databases
  • Perform data analytics to deliver insights and formulate a methodological database
  • Conduct back-testing on financial and trading models based on relevant historical data
  • Convey findings into simple and accessible forms to engage users more effectively
  • Create and manage financial information database when required

Others

  • Bachelor’s degree in Finance/Economics/Accounting/Engineering or Business
  • Proficient in querying language (MySQL) and statistical language (e.g. R, SAS)
  • Ability to learn and understand data analytics software quickly
  • Financial modelling understanding and/or capabilities will be a plus
  • Programming skills and the ability to program via Python will be a plus
  • Only shortlisted candidates will be notified.