Statistical Analyst (Contractor)

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New York, NY

Posted Mar 6, 2019 - Requisition No. 73978

We are seeking statistical analysts to accelerate the development of a data-intensive product offering. You should demonstrate expertise in quantitative analysis techniques, including knowledge and experience with a range of data sources and statistical analysis. Additionally, you will be expected to learn domain-specific material.

We’ll trust you to:

  • Synthesize and normalize a wide range of financial and alternative data sources
  • Collaborate with data and production implementation teams
  • Communicate clearly through face-to-face meetings and presentations
  • Deliver complex projects with multiple stakeholders
  • Perform literature surveys

You’ll need to have:

  • PhD or strong Master's degree in Mathematics, Economics, Statistics, Quantitative Finance or a similarly quantitative field
  • Experience implementing statistical research projects that apply cross-sectional and time-series econometrics and dimensionality reduction to financial data
  • Ability to perform statistical analysis in Python
  • 3+ years of experience in the financial sector working with firm-level data

Exposure to one or more of the following areas is a plus:

  • ESG investment analysis
  • Integrating multi-source (e.g. administratively reported, surveyed, or news sentiment data) datasets of varied frequencies in a common analytical framework
  • Fundamental financial analysis and corporate valuation

Does this sound like you?

Apply if you think we're a good match. We’ll get in touch with you to let you know the next steps. In the meantime, check out http://www.bloomberg.com/professional.

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