Western Asset Management

Data Analyst

Company: Western Asset Management

Location: Pasadena - Kalifornien - USA

Posted on: September 23

Job DescriptionYour skills will shape our future...Western Assets analysts lead strategic solutions to drive business outcomes. You will be the key technology liaison to business groups as well as stakeholders - collaborate with departments across the organization and work in an Agile team to deliver progressive solutions.You will identify business needs - analyze and define complex business requirements - evaluate latest vendor solutions - and support the implementation of solutions for business partners. You are results-oriented with strong analytical skills - user-focused - detail-oriented - and aware of the needs of each unique stakeholder group. As a scrum team member - you have an innovative forward-thinking design approach and ensure high-quality delivery of our products through our Agile development process. You are versatile - creative - display leadership qualities and are enthusiastic about taking on new challenges as we push Westerns technology forward.What You Will Do Partner effectively with business stakeholders to gather and analyze requirements and document business needs for Investment Management and Investment Operations. Distill complex business processes into clear and actionable user stories with acceptance criteria. Develop strong understanding of the business needs to identify opportunities for enhancements and new features - assess and document risks of various solutions and prioritize client requirements. Collaborate with business partners to perform data validation and ensure data integrity. Perform data analysis and data integration across multiple systems to provide business user a comprehensive view of clients - portfolios and prospects. Provide functional expertise to agile teams during development - implementation - testing of complex projects. Define and execute test cases on the supported systems.What You Will Bring 3+ years experience with market data trading floor such as Bloomberg - market data management - and reference data. Strong understanding of index constituents - pricing - ratings - and security analytics. Strong influencing skills to elicit requirements - write user stories as well as business and functional specifications. Excellent communication skills to create meaningful and compelling stories to convey complex requirements and solutions to clients. Strong analytical ability to work with market data to create insights and make recommendations to business users. Experience with any relational database including Oracle - MS SQL - Snowflake - Azure SQL for data analysis and exploration. Experience with data analysis and reporting using Python and Excel VBA. Familiarity with BI tools such as Tableau and Power BI is a plus Financial Asset Management knowledge and experience preferred Bachelors degree in Computer Science - Business - Finance or related degree and a minimum of five (5) years of relevant development or combination of education - training and experience. Energy - enthusiasm - motivation - and a results-oriented attitude