Data Analyst-Data Sleuth Hedge Fund

  • Competitive
  • West Palm Beach, FL, USA West Palm Beach FL US
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Analytic Recruiting Inc.
  • 09 Jul 18 2018-07-09

An Investment Manager in West Palm Beach, FL is looking for a Data Analyst who will work on vendor data inputs to insure quality and to identify data defects.

Responsibilities:

  • Monitor data quality and identify data integrity problems
  • Work with vendor provided financial data (earnings, security prices, benchmark prices, trade volume, futures prices, alternative data, credit card data, spatial mapping).
  • Reconcile Large Datasets-Understand data mapping; identify missing records, missing values, incorrect values, duplicate records, badly formatted data, broken relationships across tables and systems
  • Work with industry leading Machine Learning predictive modeling scientists
  • Act as a Data Sleuth to identify unexpected results, data defects and data anomalies
  • Figure out what the data is supposed to look like and what is actually going on with the data
  • Use SQL to query large databases
  • Use Excel to look at data in a machine-readable format

 

Requirements:

  • Degree in statistics, possibly CS.-a bachelors or a master’s. Not a PhD or even ABD.
  • 2+ years of SQL, SQL Database Query working with large datasets
  • Must have experience preparing data sets & QA’ing data
  • Not client-facing, more focused on the technical
  • Experience with Business Intelligence applications like Tableau
  • Nice to have: Python, C#, or Java
  • Must have Microsoft Open Database Connectivity experience
  • Must be able to work in a collegial but time sensitive environment
  • Possibly has:
  • Developed automated data quality analysis tools
  • Worked with a data warehouse system
  • Built some prototype or mini applications (either on its or within Excel or another tool

 

Keywords: Data Reconciliation, Computer Science, Statistics, Machine Learning, Market Data, Business Intelligence, Text Mining, Data Analyst, SQL, Parsing, Python, Tableau, Java

 

Please refer to Job #22549 - and send MS Word attached resume to jeg@analyticrecruiting.com