Product Specialist

  • Competitive
  • New York, NY, USA
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Equilend Holdings LLC
  • 14 Feb 18 2018-02-14

EquiLend is seeking a Product Specialist to create a positive client experience for the DataLend user base by managing the on-boarding of new clients and providing quantitative support for existing clients. In addition, the Product Specialist will be instrumental in the future development of DataLend with responsibility for gathering and documenting business requirements and creating new functionality. A strong understanding of the securities finance market is expected to be developed.

DataLend Product Specialist Role:

EquiLend is seeking a Product Specialist to create a positive client experience for the DataLend user base by managing the on-boarding of new clients and providing quantitative support for existing clients.  In addition, the Product Specialist will be instrumental in the future development of DataLend with responsibility for gathering and documenting business requirements and creating new functionality. A strong understanding of the securities finance market is expected to be developed. 

 

DataLend Product Specialist Responsibilities:

  • Onboard new clients and analyze data
  • Provide day-to-day support for book of DataLend clients
  • Provide training to client base
  • Provide quantitative support for client trading and reporting activities
  • Use Excel and/or Excel VBA to create client facing reports and presentations
  • Document client business requirements and develop new functionality
  • Improve data quality 
  • Work closely with internal teams, including Development, Client Services, and Sales to recommend business priorities, and advise on options and risks
  • Engage in code QA testing and defect remediation efforts

 

DataLend Product Specialist Requirements:

  • College degree required, MIS or CS preferred
  • Excellent SQL skills
  • Microsoft Office with strong Excel and VBA skills
  • Experience working with and querying large datasets
  • Experience creating screen mockups
  • Experienced in facilitating meetings and discussions with clients and internal teams
  • Knowledge of basic concepts related to financial markets and quantitative modeling of financial products
  • Detail-oriented and ability to manage multiple work efforts
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills