Financial Data Analyst

  • Competitive
  • Hong Kong
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Imagine Software
  • 16 Oct 18

Financial Data Analyst at Imagine Software

Are you a finance enthusiast with hands on programming experience and a desire to improve your coding skills? Are you tech savvy and also have a genuine interest in risk management with a global understanding of the basic concepts in finance? If your answer is yes to one of these questions, this may be the right opportunity for you. Imagine Software is seeking a Financial Data Analyst, who will help to maintain a state of the art security master and analytics database. The right candidate will be someone who enjoys operational tasks and client interaction as well as programming. This is a hybrid position which stands between IT and Operations with an estimated ratio of 40/60.

Essential Job Functions

  • Act as front line support handling client requests related to Imagine's data offering.
  • Participate in data quality improvement projects as assigned by your supervisor. 
  • Investigate and troubleshoot production issues such as job failures or discrepancies in data.
  • Work with Trade Support and Client Management groups to ensure a high level of client satisfaction. 
  • Make recommendations to prevent reoccurring issues, and automate manual processes.
  • Other operational duties as assigned by your supervisor such as setting up next day’s corporate actions, checking KPI reports, investigating trade rejections etc.

Required Qualifications

  • A genuine interest in Finance and Risk Management
  • A quantitative degree such as Financial Engineering, Mathematics, Computer Science, Statistics, Physics, etc.
  • Working knowledge of at least one modern programming language
  • Good communication skills
  • Good problem-solving skills
  • Detailed orientated
  • Ability to handle multiple tasks and keep calm under stress
  • Highly motivated self-starter

Preferred Skills

  • Knowledge of financial instruments including Equities, Bonds, Credit Products and their associated Derivatives
  • Previous experience working in Linux environment  
  • 1-2 years of similar experience within the operations or IT departments in Financial Services industry 

About Imagine Software

Imagine Software is a leading provider of real-time investment management solutions worldwide. Its flagship product, the Imagine Trading System, is a cross-asset trading, portfolio, and risk management solution available as an ASP (hosted) solution or an enterprise application. Developed for alternative investment companies of all sizes, Imagine Software serves thousands of users worldwide with its unique combination of proven enterprise functionality, comprehensive data management and business process automation.

A career path at Imagine Software represents one of the most comprehensive opportunities to be on the front lines of the complexities and nuances of the global financial markets. Employees work and collaborate with some of the world's most elite financial institutions and utilize leading-edge technologies to solve complex business challenges. Employees assist in enabling clients of Imagine Software’s award-winning system to achieve key benefits for their organizations--maximizing returns and managing risk, achieving transparency, and gaining operational efficiencies.

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