Sr Research Analyst II Sr Research Analyst II …

IHS Markit
in Noida, Uttar Pradesh, India
Permanent, Full time
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IHS Markit
in Noida, Uttar Pradesh, India
Permanent, Full time
Be the first to apply
Sr Research Analyst II
Department overview:
Markit's Bond Reference Data is a growing product within Markit's Reference Data offering. The Reference Data product services internal clients as well as external clients and is focused on developing a suite of Reference Data offerings for the broader marketplace

Position summary
The successful candidate will form a key part of the Reference Data team responsible for maintaining the smooth running of the day-to-day operations of Markit's bonds product and services as well as supporting the questions and requests of our internal and external clients. Working closely with other functions within the wider global team - product management, business analysis, technology and testing - the role also includes enhancing the Bond Reference Data product offering. The successful candidate will work closely with colleagues in Noida, New York and London
Duties & accountabilities
  • Data extraction through automated parsing tool from issuance documents & notices
  • Understanding of regular expressions.
  • Researching and updating of newly issued deals into the Markit database on a real time basis
  • Coverage of international bond markets and expansion of the same.
  • Understanding of regulatory space like ERISA/MIFID
  • Operational maintenance of Reference data product.
  • Delivery of set targets with desired quality parameters.
  • Manage workflow of team in the absence of team leader.
  • Identify data quality improvement projects.
  • Identification of opportunities to enhance operational efficiency
  • Identification of opportunities to enhance database coverage
  • Manage client (internal and external) queries.
  • Handle client escalations for the team.
  • Data analysis.
  • Liaise with counterparts/stakeholders globally and work as ambassador for the team.
  • Work on root Cause analysis for data inconsistencies.
  • User acceptance testing for new or enhanced product functionality.
  • Must have general interest in financial markets, and be keen to expand knowledge.
  • Working knowledge of corporate bonds and new bond issuance procedure is absolutely necessary.
  • Working knowledge of MS Office.
Business competencies
Education and experience
Graduate degree/ Post Graduate or equivalent in ideally Finance, Economics or Business
Understanding of fixed income securities and new bond issuance process.
Good knowledge of different types of fixed income debt and terms and conditions associated with them.
Strong Communication skills.
Intermediary knowledge of SQL, Excel & VBA is an added advantage
Understanding of Reference Data flow and should have good knowledge of Reference Data content.
Basic understanding of associated technology & tools associated with Reference Data.

Knowledge of 3rd party vendor feeds will be desirable
Commercial awareness
Must have a keen interest in finance and also be up to date with current global financial market news.
Management requirements
Personal competencies
Personal impact
The candidate must be a self-starter, adapt to dynamics of the work environment, ability to multitask, meet tight timelines, hardworking, efficient with good analytical skills.
Must demonstrate superior communication skills (written and verbal) and is expected to interact professionally
Being a team player is a vital aspect of the position, and it is expected that the candidate will work well individually, as well as in a global team environment coordinating well within Team as well across other Teams


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