An Investment Manager in New York is looking for a Data Analyst to identify, source and analyze alternative data forms which may include surveys, point of sales, credit card data and web-harvested information and other forms of new, structured and unstructured information that will look at a company's business strategy and operational efficiency for investment insights.
Work Closely with Fundamental Equity Analysts and Portfolio Managers to identify and develop data -oriented solutions that contribute to investment research
Present and communicate data driven research and ideas that will help to identify changes in business conditions and shape the narrative on an investment decision
Proactively discover unique data sources that offer alpha generation opportunities
Use Business Intelligence applications to identify investment signals and trends
Use Machine Learning applications on unstructured data to extract investment insights
Conduct Big Data Research
Creatively source, aggregate and analyze massive amounts of data
Use SQL to query large databases
Monitor data quality and identify data integrity problems
Must have 4 years of Business Intelligence and/or Equity Data Analysis Experience
Must have a quantitative degree, high GPA from a Top School
Must have experience working in equities investment research or business intelligence at a corporation
Must have superior oral and written communications skills
Must have strong statistical modeling experience (Excel, SAS, R, Python)
Strong SQL experience
Must have proficiency with databases and visualization software
Must be able to have creative analytical skills to identify investment signals and trends
Must be able to work in a collegial but time sensitive investment environment
Candidate may be working in a business intelligence position at a large corporation providing data driven insights on consumer trends, industry trends and company performance trends that would help identify and forecast changing business conditions.
Keywords: Machine Learning, Business Intelligence, Text Mining, Data Scientist, Web Scraping, SQL, Parsing, Python, Scripting, Data Analyst, MapReduce, Hadoop
Please refer to Job 22848 - and send MS Word attached resume to email@example.com.