Markit EDM Analyst/ Developer

  • Base + Bonus
  • Boston, MA, USA
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Non-disclosed
  • 15 Nov 18

A premier alternative investment manager is actively seeking a Senior Developer with Markit EDM implementation experience to join their development team. The firm is a global manager known for their diverse asset classes and investment vehicles.

Job Description:

This role will work on critical projects to identify, analyze and map business requirements into technical specifications and implement solutions and processess that satisfy the growing business needs.

You will be responsible for development, implementation, testing and documentation of Markit EDM security master, position & benchmark master.

You will work with business  experts and stakeholders to understand data concepts and translate from technical to business functional requirements.

You will have experience with developing detailed business requirements including workflows showing the data hierarchies along current state and future state of processes and data.

You must have experience developing data loaders and matching of data across different sources.

Qualifications:

-2+ years of IT experience as a business/systems analyst.
-2+ years of experience with Markit EDM.
-Industry knowledge of asset management with a thorough understanding of financial data.
-End-to-end Markit EDM development experience including user interface design and development.
-Experience in testing and implementation of an EDM platform - Master Data Management or Security Reference experience a plus.
-Exposure to various data feeds from Bloomberg, Markit, S&P, FTSE, MSCI is highly desirable.
-Ability to write SQL queries, read and validate the design performed by the development team.
-Excellent skills in documentation, testing, problem solving
-Experience in agile development and deployment methodologies.
-Proactive and analytical with strong problem solving skills.