Data Modeler - FinTech

Careers at Bloomberg


Posted Nov 24, 2017 - Requisition No. 59647

Our Company

Bloomberg PolarLake delivers the world’s foremost Data Management Utility to the Financial Markets. Our clients experience immediate improvement in Data Quality, Operational Process & Control, Reaction to Change and Data Governance when they on-board to our Private Cloud - Hosted Service.

Why Bloomberg PolarLake?

At Bloomberg Polarlake, You’ll have the opportunity to go above and beyond as well as work on interesting challenging projects with a number of key partners both internally and externally. We are passionate about people who are excited by innovation, who care about our customers and want to help us achieve our mission to “Simplify Data Management”. If this sound like you. We’d love to hear from you.

What is Bloomberg PolarLake? Click on the link and See for yourself!

What’s the role?

Do you share our passion for data quality, know how to work with world class engineering teams and want to drive the direction of our product?
As a Data Modeler, you will have responsibility for defining the shape of our data set.

What we would like you to have;

  • Development focused, with proven ability to analyze and model structured financial data using advanced statistical methods and implement algorithms and software needed to perform financial analysis.
  • Perform machine learning, natural language, and statistical analysis methods, such as classification, association rules, sentiment analysis, topic modelling, time-series analysis, regression analysis, statistical inference, interpolation
  • Lead information gathering and document business, functional and non-functional requirements on Data/BI initiatives.
  • Proven ability to teach developers data science/BI concepts.
  • Strong understanding of the data used in the Risk Management and Securities industry (Security Master, Index Data, Pricing, Entity Data and Corporate Actions), Investment banking is desirable
  • Five years of professional experience working as a Data Scientist/BI Consultant.
  • Experience in dimensional modelling and data model optimization for BI application a must have.
  • Strong data mining and extraction processing, using ETL tools and Big Data Technologies such as MapReduce, Pig, Hive
  • Proven ability in data visualization.
  • Understanding of core business intelligence/data warehousing technology: RDBMS such as SQL Server, Oracle, DB2 and Teradata, and OLAP
  • Proficiency in analysis tools/libraries (e.g. R, SAS, Matlab) packages, programming languages (e.g. Python, NumPy)
  • Masters degree or PhD in Computer Science, Statistics, Mathematics, Engineering, Physics, Operations Research, with a minimum of two years of relevant experience.
  • Experience of data feeds from vendors such as Bloomberg, SIX, Telekurs, IDC, Markit
  • Familiar with one of two or more of the following concepts; Data Quality, Data Classification/Taxonomies, Data Transformation, Data warehouse Design, OLAP, ETL, Time Series Data, Structured, Unstructured Data

Our benefits are not bad either!!

  • Competitive salary and bonuses
  • Regular compensation reviews - great work is rewarded!
  • Health insurance for you and your dependents
  • Pension
  • Breakfast
  • Life Assurance
  • Disability Assurance
  • Paid parental leave (4 weeks)
  • Tax saver scheme
  • Eye Care vouchers
  • If you’re cycling, we’ve got you covered on the Cycle-to-Work Scheme. With secure bike storage too!
  • Discounts on Bloomberg sponsored events
  • Fun events for employees, friends & family
  • Access to on-going training and development
  • An experienced technical peer group

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status or disability status.

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