Front office Market Data Services is responsible for the procurement, delivery, on-going management, and support of the firm's front office market data. Ranging from real-time feeds to historical data to reference data. We work closely with the firm’s business units to support their market data needs.
Consultant Job Description
We are seeking a New York-based Market Data engineer to join our Front Office Market Data group in the Institutional Research Service Group (Sellside Technology group)
The qualified candidate will work as a member of the Front office Market Data Services, and be responsible for operations & engineering of the market data environment including:
Bloomberg (Broadcast, Managed Bpipe), Comstock, Exegy, Wombat and all market data requirement used by front office
Day to day monitoring, trouble shooting, system upgrade, vendor relationship management, integration, migration and integration with OMS and Algos
This role provides exposure to all aspects of client’s business functions globally, covering every aspect of the engineering function. Potential to learn about new business processes, functions and vendor product offerings would be limited only by the candidate’s ambition.
The ideal candidate should have the following:
BA/BS, 5 years’ experience with market data consumers or vendors, primarily in an engineering capacity with experience in market data platform design, implementation and support.
Unix/Linux/Windows System Administration skills
Very strong communication, presentation and organizational skills
Familiar with Market Data vendor Bloomberg (Broadcast, Managed Bpipe), IDC Comstock, Exegy, Wombat
Strong client focus, experience working with Traders, Portfolio Managers, Research Analysts etc. and at all levels of the organization
NYSE Technologies Wombat experience preferable
o Database (SQL/Q) knowledge is a plus, but not required