Legal Data Analyst

Careers at Bloomberg

New York, NY

Posted Apr 30, 2018 - Requisition No. 66804

The Bloomberg Law (BLAW) division of Global Data provides best-in-class tools, search and analytics for several products in the areas of Law and Government. We extract knowledge from hundreds of millions of legal documents and build intelligent models to enable our customers to get the right answers quickly. Our integrated legal research and business intelligence offering combines trusted news and analysis with cutting-edge technology, and empowers legal professionals to be proactive advisors.

Bloomberg Law offers a distinctive and prestigious alternative legal career, which allows you to blend your passion for the law with technology, business, and data analysis. Bloomberg Law (BLAW) products depend on our legal analysts to continue building excellent products using a unique combination of business insight, domain knowledge, technical expertise and an entrepreneurial approach.

As a member of the Legal Data Analysis team, you will work closely with Product and Engineering teams to ensure the integrity of legal data in both litigation and transactional initiatives. We are a dynamic group that manages data operations behind various BLAW products, such as Smart Code and Precedent Search. From the ideation stage to the testing of new products and features, you will apply your robust domain knowledge and sharp attention to detail. You will need to be an acute problem-solver, an exemplary collaborator, and bring great passion and enthusiasm to the table in order to thrive in our fast-paced, ever-changing environment.

What's in it for you:

  • Contribute to developing and maintaining the BLAW platform.
  • You’ll belong to a team responsible for data analysis and validation, user acceptance testing, vendor management, and quality assurance, among other things.
  • You’ll benefit from Bloomberg's dynamic and collaborative environment and contribute to creating new technology-driven solutions for the legal profession.
  • We’ll invest in you, and coupled with our individualized approach to career development, we will help you expand your skills and opportunities.

You’ll need to have:

  • Graduated with a Juris Doctor (JD) degree from an accredited law school.
  • Passed a state Bar examination and been admitted.
  • 2 to 3 years of legal work experience post-graduation.
  • Working knowledge of online legal research tools. Experience with the BLAW product is a plus!
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Strong analytical, trouble shooting, and problem-solving skills.

We'd love to see:

  • Experience with project management, AGILE, and/or data analysis.
  • Experience using Python for data analysis.
  • Advanced Excel skills.
  • A keen interest in the intersection of technology and the law.

Does this sound like you?

Apply if you think we’re a good match. We’ll get in touch to let you know the next steps.

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, veteran status, or disability status.

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