Data Analyst - R&D (B-Pipe & API)

Job Requisition Number: 32977

United States

New York - USA

The Company:

Bloomberg, the global business and financial information and news leader, gives influential decision makers a critical edge by connecting them to a dynamic network of information, people and ideas. The company's strength - delivering data, news and analytics through innovative technology, quickly and accurately - is at the core of the Bloomberg Professional service, which provides real time financial information to more than 300,000 subscribers globally. Bloomberg's enterprise solutions build on the company's core strength, leveraging technology to allow customers to access, integrate, distribute and manage data and information across organizations more efficiently and effectively. Through Bloomberg Law, Bloomberg Government and Bloomberg New Energy Finance, the company provides data, news and analytics to decision makers in industries beyond finance. And Bloomberg News, delivered through television, radio, mobile, the Internet and two magazines, Bloomberg Businessweek and Bloomberg Markets, covers the world with more than 2,300 news and multimedia professionals at 146 bureaus in 72 countries. Headquartered in New York, Bloomberg employs more than 13,000 people in 185 locations around the world.

The Role:

The R&D Data Analysts group develops and configures feeds and data fields referenced within the Bloomberg B-Pipe and API products. We also develop tools and application to improve and enhance the data addition process as well as improve data quality. The Data Analysts team participates in all projects offering Market Data knowledge. Data Model implementation uses XML. We are looking for a candidate with market data knowledge, coding skills, excellent communication, and problem solving skills. Ours is a small group with big responsibilities. Candidate should be a quick learner who enjoys real-time market data applications and trouble-shooting. In a fast paced environment.

Qualifications:

-        Working understanding of Market Data usage

-        At least 3 years experience in a UNIX environment

-        At least 3 years experience with XML

-        Working knowledge of development tools such as cvs, debuggers, code repositories, purify, quantify

-        Understand of system architecture and library usage

-        Experience with managing medium to large scale projects from requirement gathering to rollout

-        Strong communication skills

-        Ability to work in a fast-paced environment

For details and to apply:

http://careers.bloomberg.com/hire/jobsqa/jobqa32977.html

Referral by Yongchun Wu