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Python/PySpark Data Analyst

Posted on Mar 24, 2020 by Experis AG

Zürich, Switzerland
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Python/PySpark Data Analyst

Experis is the global leader in professional resourcing and project-based workforce solutions. Our suite of services range from interim and permanent recruitment to managed services and consulting, enabling businesses to achieve their goals. We accelerate organisational growth by attracting, assessing and placing specialised professional talent.

On behalf of our client, a leading financial institution in Zürich, we are looking for a Data Analyst with solid Python/PySpark experience.

Main responsibilities:

  • Contribute actively to the definition of financial crime risks, propose and execute creative solutions of analysing and validating these on the available data.
  • Document these risks and performed analytics in such a way that they contribute towards regulator communication for validating this new approach.


  • 3-7 years experience with data analytics and hands on mentality in dealing with large data sets
  • Good working knowledge of Python/PySpark
  • Not easily satisfied with shallow answers to questions: continues to keep asking the questions until a topic is fully understood and all the details are explainable.
  • Interested in problem solving. Eager to tackle complex issues by breaking the topic down into smaller pieces, with stated assumptions in order to forensically solve the issue.
  • Proactive approach in identifying issues and future challenges and capable of proposing solution for them.
  • Fluent English language knowledge
  • Good MS Office skills (Excel - at least intermediate knowledge)


  • Understanding of payment system within a bank (such as SWIFT payment platforms)
  • Previous experience with "big data" technologies and the creation of analytics leveraging new technology.
  • The ability to communicate both with a technical (IT) audience and compliance officers (Legal)
  • Any certification such as ACAMS or similar that expresses understanding of Financial Crime is a plus.
  • German or French proficiency is a bonus
  • Basic database understanding - SQL
  • Basic understanding of Transaction Monitoring, Risk types, red flags, etc.

Interested in this opportunity? Kindly send us your CV today through the link in the advert. However should you have any questions please contact Sophia Biafora by phone.

Reference: 869751147

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