Front Office Business Data Analyst

  • Highly competitive with bonus and package GBP
  • London, England, United Kingdom London England GB
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Connect Resourcing
  • 09 Aug 18 2018-08-09

Leading Energy Trading House is now seeking an experienced Front Office Business Analyst to provide a key link between the Traders and commercial teams and the Quant Development and Data Engineering teams.

The role will involve Data Modelling including understanding the requirements for data retrieval and storage for a front office business user including executional and analytical users. You will need to engage with the Front Office users to design and maintain a data systems which can organise the variety of data used in energy trading.  You will also work with Developers and Front Office staff on developing the group’s data infrastructure. This will involve developing this infrastructure to meet the Front Office requirements. Lastly the role will involve providing Analytics and Support. You should be  able to gather and accurately present all information needed from clients and third parties to develop and support the group’s data and analytical platform. This will include taking ownership of the development infrastructure required by the above tools.

To be considered for this role you will need a strong understanding of Data Governance. In addition a deep understanding of data architecture and data modelling for different data and analytic platforms. It is essential that you have worked in a trading business, ideally energy trading or other commodity trading as well as working on complex data and analytic platforms. Alongside this you should have a strong understanding the products including derivatives and options. Technical requirements include a knowledge of relational databases (Oracle, SQL Server) and strong knowledge of data structures design and use and the tools to support these processes. Experience of generating code and modelling methodologies alongside some experience of development languages are all important.

Excellent communication skills and the ability to build relationships with commercial and technical skills is very important. You should be able to work with demanding front office users and demonstrate proactivity as well as offer a flexible and positive outlook. This role will require someone with a strong attention to detail who can multitask and take ownership of issues and resolve them quickly