Data Analyst

Client is seeking a talented data specialist to join our highly motivated and innovative Data Engineering team, your efforts will be critical to the success of client's global businesses.

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Data Analyst Houston TX

Client is seeking a talented data specialist to join our highly motivated and innovative Data Engineering team, your efforts will be critical to the success of client's global businesses.

You will take on the following responsibilities:

• Curate massive amounts of data for thousands of different tradable instruments, including stocks, bonds, futures, contracts, commodities, and more;

• Perform manual steps and develop programs and processes to ensure the completeness and integrity of financial reference datasets;

• Collaborate with team to design and develop reliable data pipelines that produce high quality datasets;

• Help drive continuous improvements to data quality procedures and a consistent approach to how data quality is measured, monitored and reported;

• Create systematic and automated processes/tools that allow team to scale & onboard new datasets;

• Be part of a team to support the data used by production trading algorithms.

You should possess the following qualifications:

• A bachelor's degree with a strong academic record, which includes university coursework in programming and computing systems

• An understanding of the software development process and exposure to hands-on coding in a professional environment

• While financial industry experience is a plus, we are open-minded in our search for critical thinkers who are passionate about technology and data.

• Experience with Python (and/or Java)

• Experience with SQL and working with a relational database system, such as Microsoft SQL Server.

• Proven problem-solving and analytical abilities including pattern detection, root cause analysis, and issue resolution

• An understanding of how to design and develop effective data quality tests and measures

• Relevant experience in data operations, with proven process improvement skills

• 3+ years professional experience in an environment that prioritized data quality is a plus

You will enjoy the following benefits: characteristics.

• Core Benefits: Fully paid medical and dental insurance premiums for employees and dependents, competitive 401k match, employer-paid life & disability insurance

• Perks: Onsite gyms with laundry service, wellness activities, casual dress, snacks, game rooms

• Learning: Tuition reimbursement, conference and training sponsorship

• Time Off: Generous vacation and unlimited sick days, competitive paid caregiver leaves

We are proud to be an equal opportunity workplace. We do not discriminate based upon race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, age, status as a protected veteran, status as an individual with a disability, or any other applicable legally protected

About Potentia Workforce LLC

Potentia is a consulting firm dedicated to helping employers to run better businesses by leveraging diverse programs and candidates. At Potentia, we don’t just accept difference, we celebrate, support and fully embrace it for the benefit of our employees, customers and community. We believe everyone should have the opportunity to reach their full potential and enjoy the dignity of a meaningful career with a great organization. Potentia is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace.

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    Houston, TX

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  • Contact Phone

    (713) 357-3312

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