Global Data - Market Specialist, Seoul

Careers at Bloomberg


Posted Jan 9, 2018 - Requisition No. 64278

Bloomberg runs on Data. In the Global Data team, we're responsible for supplying it - which also means we solve problems. On any given day, we identify ways we can make the company's processes and software more efficient. And help Bloomberg's prestigious help desk answer complex client questions. And Isolate collect, and process billions of data points, too.

Our data team takes raw numbers and turns them into actionable insights for the world's business and financial decision makers. We're looking for people with a passion to learn about the markets and a love of the crucial detail. We provide the factual foundation that inspires news and analysis and runs every core Bloomberg function, piping scrubbed data into Bloomberg solutions every second. Our teams produce and populate the numbers, figures, algorithms, research notes and analyses displayed on all Bloomberg products.

What’s the role?:

You will be managing data workflow including data acquisition, processing, quality control and publishing with the aim to optimize the workflow efficiency and working with a team of experts to extract information and identify significant patterns in data from around the world. Most of all you will make a difference for our clients and have a direct impact on our business goals and strategic direction.

We will trust you:

  • Acquire, process/update, maintain financial data using various internal systems and proprietary company software in timely manner
  • Ensure quality of data by performing quality checks on processed data, find ways to improve data quality and work process so that we can provide accurate and timely data to clients
  • Possess financial market insights on workflows of various player types from current/previous work experience
  • Come up with innovative ways to enhance our data workflow systems and to make our data-related processes more efficient
  • Participate in time-sensitive projects, and collaborate with your global colleagues to deliver new initiatives
  • Partner closely with internal departments such as Sales, Analytics, News and Engineering
  • Provide a platinum level of service to Bloomberg customers

You need to have:

  • Bachelor’s degree in finance, business administration, economics and other related fields
  • 2-3 years of working experience in investment/financial advisory sector
  • Speed and accuracy when processing data
  • A positive attitude with good inter-personal skills
  • The ability to multi-task, prioritize and work to tight deadlines
  • Meticulous attention to detail
  • Strong project management skills
  • Effective problem solving, analytical skills, proficiency with Excel
  • Advanced skills such as VBA, SQL and Python are a plus

We’d love to see:

  • Knowledge and experience of operation of financial markets
  • Prior experience of data research, valuation models or process engineering

If this sounds like you:

Apply! If we think you're a good match we'll get in touch to let you know the next steps.

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