Product Development, Equities - Trading Analytics Product Development, Equities - Trading Analytics …

IHS Markit
in London, United Kingdom
Permanent, Full time
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IHS Markit
in London, United Kingdom
Permanent, Full time
Be the first to apply
Product Development, Equities - Trading Analytics
Your Role
  • Work in the product management team to gather and frame requirements, working with Head of Product, Sales, and Business Development
  • Develop analytical models on trading data to help better measure and predict client trading performance
  • Work on proof of concepts and research to test out new product adoption rates
  • Proactively identify gaps in the current product and propose solutions to help close them
  • Understand the TCA and Best-ex landscape, perform market research to come up with new product requirements

About You

Educational Qualification and Must have Skills Sets
  • Bachelor's degree in Finance, Financial Engineering, Computer Science or Statistics
  • Prior experience (at least 4-7 years) working as Data Scientist (primarily in statistical analysis and modelling) and in gathering and writing requirements
  • Experience working in at least one of Equities, FI or FX asset classes
  • Knowledge of advanced statistical techniques and concepts (regression, properties of distributions, statistical tests, and proper usage, etc.) and experience with applications.
  • Understanding of the current trading models and algorithms and be able to apply quantitative analysis and predictive modelling to trade data

Desirable Skillsets
  • Experience with applied machine learning to real-world trading datasets
  • Proficient at excel and intermediate experience with Python/R or other such technical analysis tools
  • Building proof of concept designs and products using predictive modeling to increase and optimize customer experiences, revenue generation, and other business outcomes.
  • Experience visualizing/presenting data for stakeholders using: Periscope, Business Objects, D3, ggplot, etc.

Other Skillsets
  • Must be able to work with cross functional teams to gather and present product requirements
  • Strong attention to detail and work ethics
  • Strong communication skills
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