Senior Data Analyst

Business Analytics London, United Kingdom


Description

At G-Research we research investment strategies to predict price returns in financial markets across multiple asset classes. We also develop the research and execution platform to deploy these ideas in markets globally.

Our investment strategies, software and IT Systems are used to:

  • Evaluate, forecast and simulate investment ideas
  • Test for and control risk in investment portfolios
  • Maximise investment returns across a range of markets and products.

Our software and services are used in markets around the globe and around the clock. We offer a dynamic, flexible and highly stimulating working environment, where good ideas are prized and rewarded correspondingly.

The Role

We are looking for an exceptional individual to join an established team as a Senior Data Analyst focused on implementing bespoke analytics and data validation processes across a variety of data sets.

The role will involve creating analysis reports using trade and position data from high volume investment strategies with responsibility for designing the end to end reporting framework to create impactful, stable, accurate business reports using a range of advanced data management and visualisation tools.

The Candidate:

  • Proven experience collaborating with senior stakeholders to understand & deliver requirements.
  • Highly proficient at creating end-to-end reporting frameworks, including data ETL process design and build, data cleansing and validation alerting, analysis and report design
  • Highly numeric, advanced data analysis and statistical modelling skills developed during academic studies and career
  • Quantitative and analytical aptitude
  • Strong academics to degree level, preferably in a quantitative field
  • Advanced Tableau, Excel and SQL
  • Exposure to JavaScript or other programming languages an advantage
  • Hadoop, Spark, Splunk (desired)

Compensation:

Salary and compensation package will depend on the experience and skill set of the candidate and includes a discretionary annual bonus.