Market Data Feeds Analyst

Careers at Bloomberg

London

Posted Dec 16, 2016 - Requisition No. 56199

Our team:

The Market Data Feed Analyst group analyzes and understands real-time and reference market data of the financial sources from all over the world. The team develops the standards and compliance for how market data is normalized into the Bloomberg market data model enriching the Bloomberg terminal and enterprise products.

We’ll trust you to:

  • Understand financial market data events and how to model key attributes into a normalized market data model
  • Be involved throughout the software development life cycle understanding requirements, implementing and designing solutions to ensure conformance to the market data model and assisting with QA/troubleshooting
  • Actively work with teams within the Market Data software development teams to enforce standards and to make changes to key systems supporting the Bloomberg market data model.
  • Think logically and have the ability to formulate solutions to complex problems

You’ll need to have:

  • An understanding of exchange real-time pricing and reference data
  • Strong analytical skills including a thorough understanding of how to interpret market data provider specifications and how to apply them to a normalized market data model
  • Experience with medium to large scale projects
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Basic understanding of the various types of messaging formats for Exchange data (tag/value, binary, fixed formats) and communication protocols (Multicast;TCP/IP)

We’d love to see:

  • Experience with exchange raw data and normalizing it into a proprietary data model
  • An understanding of financial products, their behavior and trading models
  • Familiarity with feed handler or message processing software development
  • A passion for understanding Exchange real-time pricing and reference data and the applications that consume such data
  • Experience as a technical business analyst on market data development projects in the financial industry

If this sounds like you:

Apply if you think we're a good match! We'll get in touch with you to let you know what the next steps are. In the meantime, check us out at http://www.techatbloomberg.com/

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

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