Senior Associate, Data Analyst - Norman, OK
MSCI, Inc. seeks Senior Associates, Data Analysts in Norman, OK to research and acquire in depth knowledge of the market data content models of upstream suppliers to MSCI for all asset classes covered by the global security master (fixed income, equity, commodity futures and options, warrants, derivatives, CDX, etc.). Develop business logic required to integrate upstream data feeds to a normalized set of terms and conditions data models. Work closely with DOT development team in the implementation and maintenance of these business rules. Monitor quality of terms and conditions data on a daily basis. Where there are source content discrepancies and/or inconsistencies, override, where necessary, data in the golden copy and coordinate the resolution of issues with market data suppliers. Maintain, re-engineer and develop efficient processes to support the daily production of reference data. Investigate reference data quality issues and content exceptions on behalf of MSCI risk clients, standalone reference data clients, and Client Data Platform clients. Investigate client questions and issues and assess data quality. Manage the “language” of differences between RML (RiskMetrics Analytics Markup Language) mapping specification for Riskserver (RiskMetrics analytics engine) and the DMX Service data model (DMX Market Data Language). Assist the development of derived data sets dependent on terms and conditions market data. Work with the Research group on vetting analytic models with an eye toward the proper application and usage of market data content.
REQUIREMENTS: Master’s degree or foreign equivalent in Computer Science, Statistics, Engineering (any) or a related quantitative field and three (3) years of experience in job offered or related position: managing market data content including equities, equity derivatives, mutual funds, fixed income, government and corporate debt, structured debt, commodity futures, commodity derivatives, and credit derivatives; working with legal entity data and data models; working with vendor market data architectures and projects; programming utilizing Visual Basic, Perl, C, and C++; utilizing relational databases including SQL and Oracle; working with large vendor market data architectures and products including Reuters Triarch/RDF, Reuters Datascope Equities and Onsite Fixed Income EJV, and S&P Compustat/Research Insight.
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Our office is located in the Goregaon suburb of Mumbai, the capital city of the Indian state of Maharashtra. The office is primarily technology and data services but has representation from all groups.
The New York office is MSCI's Global Headquarters, the second largest office after Mumbai. It is located in downtown Manhattan, next to the World Trade Center memorial site. The office is also home to our CEO and several of our Executive Committee members.
The London office is located in the historic Spitalfields market area of East London, between the City of London and Shoreditch. It is our third largest office after Mumbai and New York.