Posted on Oct 5, 2019 by Eximius Group Limited
Job Type: Permanent
Industry: Financial Services
Salary: DOE up to £65,000
My client is an options market making and sales advisory firm with a global trading footprint, operating in the Equities, Fixed Income, Commodities and FX derivatives markets.
They have been a part of the evolution of options market making from open outcry in the trading pits of London, Amsterdam and North America through to screen based trading and the more recent drive toward automation, latency sensitive execution and algorithmic strategies.
The Data Analyst will join the Operations Software Development team who are responsible for building and managing the company Intranet, critical Back End systems and vital reports. You will work in a small, dynamic team improving and supporting the existing codebase but with opportunities to actively work on projects to implement new tools and features.
The role includes but is not limited to:
Consultative problem solving to implement robust reporting solutions, both automated and on an ad-hoc basis
Providing data and reporting for management and other users as requested
Development and support of third party file imports and API interactions
Responsible for the maintenance and support of internal database and reporting systems
Professional experience in a Linux/Unix environment
SQL - Comfortable writing and analysing SQL Queries and Procedures
Bash Shell Scripting
Ability to troubleshoot and think of creative solutions to problems
Proactive, and demonstrates ability to follow issues through to resolution
Minimum 2.1 undergraduate degree in Computer Science/STEM related subject
2-4 years of experience working in a professional environment
Experience working with Oracle Databases
Working knowledge of Git or other version control system and understanding of best practice for creating and maintaining code