Randstad Quantitative Data Analyst in San Francisco, California
Quantitative Data Analyst
San Francisco, CA
Tuesday, September 27, 2016
Administers and controls an organization s data resources and provides documentation to management.
This person has detailed knowledge of database design and implementation, uses data software packages to ensure data integrity, accuracy, accessibility, and security as well as recovers corrupted data and eliminates data redundancy.
This is more of a Quantitative Data Analyst that is using both Oracle and Netezza. Person will be responsible for building and maintaining libraries/tools built in python for data management and to help with data curation (sourcing, cleaning, validating and managing).
Performs database tasks for development/prod. projects, physical database design, 24x7 support, maintenance set-up, validation, data modeling review and performance tuning as needed.
Maintains database dictionaries and integration of systems through database design. Helps analyze user applications and operational requirements.
Responsible for overall physical database structure for assigned databases.
Reviews database performance statistics and directs improvements.
Maintains relationship with database management system vendor and implements upgrades.
Directs team in identification of the information requirements of business processes and the interface with relational database designs.
1) Build routines for data validation covering vast array of data across multiple asset classes
2) Design and develop analysis and monitoring tools for data curation and data management
3) Provide support to researchers and portfolio managers in the group by helping to conduct ad hoc analysis leveraging data and research tools
1) Strong understanding of computer technology in financial research, with proficiency in programming (Python desired), statistical analysis, and numerical techniques.
2) Attention to detail