Junior Data Analyst

IHS Markit
Bracknell, UK
26 Jul 2019
07 Aug 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
IHS Markit (Delta One) is seeking a Junior Data Analyst to join our buy-side system build team. The role is based in Bracknell and provides a great opportunity to be involved in building a new data management and processing system for financial services clients. The role will be focused on data manipulation of many datasets using "Big Data" ideas and technologies.
The current team consists of some highly experienced financial services professionals from technical and subject matter backgrounds. There will be opportunities to grow within the team as the platform grows and matures. The role is an ideal position to move into either product, client-focused or more technically orientated roles.
A successful candidate will use good software development knowledge and an evidence-based methodical approach to problem-solving. They will be experienced in using Python that delivers business functionality that is reliable, performant, and relatively easy to maintain.

Duties & Accountabilities
  • Design and implement business data processing components
  • Contribute to or enhance shared libraries that are part of the system
  • Implement component tests for maintaining quality
  • Document processes and data flows
  • Collaborate with support and development teams to ensure accuracy of calculations and methodologies across components

Skills and Experience
  • Degree educated, preferably in Maths, Commerce, Economics, Science or Computer Science
  • Experience in Python
  • Experience in manipulating many and large data sets
  • The ideal candidate should be bright and dynamic and possess the resourcefulness to create and meet their own objectives in delivering excellent business logic software
  • Prepared to potentially operate as part of a global team
  • Attention to detail and innovative problem-solving skills
  • Able to operate effectively under pressure
  • Strong written and verbal communication
  • Strong interpersonal skills

  • Knowledge and understanding of financial assets
  • Knowledge in market index data
  • Knowledge of performance & attribution


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