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Reference Data Analyst Intern (part time) - Budapest, 06

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Position Overview:
MSCI is seeking a Reference Data (Securities Terms and Conditions) Analyst Intern to join the Production Analytics team. The team enables the daily production of timely, complete, relevant and accurate reference data on over four million market instruments as well as corporate actions and pricing data on over eight hundred thousand time series covering both exchange-traded and over-the-counter (where applicable) products globally.

  • Research and acquire in depth knowledge of the market data content models of upstream data suppliers to MSCI for multiple financial asset classes
  • Learn and apply business logic required to normalize set of terms and conditions data models
  • Work closely with Senior Terms and Conditions Analysts in the implementation and maintenance of these business rules
  • Monitor quality of terms and conditions data on a daily basis
  • Understand the use of MSCI Risk Management Software and workflow of Terms and Conditions Data
  • Understand new reference data requirements and work with Business and Development Groups
Desired experience and qualifications:
  • Pursuing University program with focus on Finance, Economics, Engineering, Mathematics, Statistics or another quantitative field with strong knowledge of finance
  • Demonstrated interest in financial markets, products and risk management
  • Interest in market data content management - specifically in any or all of equities, equity derivatives, domestic and international mutual funds, fixed-income govt./corporate debt, structured debt, commodity futures, commodity derivatives and credit derivatives
  • Interest working in environment that combines finance and technology
  • Programming experience in Visual Basic, Perl and C/C++ is a plus
  • Knowledge of SQL and relational databases, preferably Oracle is a plus
  • Must be willing to work in a global team environment and able to move things forward via strong communication skills
  • Strong problem-solving skills, attention to detail
  • Possibility to work part time (20-30 hours a week)
Due to the great number of applications we receive for each of our open vacancies, we are unable to respond on an individual basis.

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Budapest, Hungary
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