Data Engineer

Malvern, PA 19355

Job Category: Information Technology Job Number: 156838

Job Description

Job Title:               Data Engineer

Location:               Malvern, Pennsylvania, US - 19355

Job Type:               Contract

Duration:               6 Months (Potential For Extension)

About Our Client: Our client, a leader in the financial services industry in Malvern, Pennsylvania has a long term (6 month) contract role available to assist as a Data Engineer.  

They will consider candidates out of the general area but should be in same time zone, EST.

Job Description:

  • To serve as the point of contact for to internal clients for investment data related inquires and partner with internal teams to ensure integrity of investment and fund data.
  • To provide oversight of operational activities to ensure accurate and timely service delivery.

Responsibilities:

  • Provides data domain aligned support to enterprise data clients and stakeholders to enhance investment decisions and fund oversight.
  • Serves as the point of contact for to enterprise data consumers for investment data related inquires and partners with internal teams to ensure integrity of investment and fund data.
  • Completes daily and ad hoc tasks while working under tight deadlines, managing competing priorities, and analyzing multiple inputs to meet operational objectives.
  • Provides oversight of operational activities to ensure accurate and timely data delivery.
  • Analyzes and resolves complex data issues supporting Data Management as a process expert per assigned data domain.
  • Proactively identifies and leads process enhancement initiatives to gain efficiencies and improve quality.
  • Recognizes and resolves roadblocks to maximize team impact. Reviews and performs root cause analysis of data errors and provides short-term and long-term solutions for issues, elevating issues when appropriate.
  • Provides direct client support to enhance business decisions, anticipating client's needs and exceeding expectations related to the services being provided.
  • Leverages and strengthens network to accelerate issue resolution and to improve quality. Partners with external data vendors and industry contacts to enable best in class data management practices.
  • Develops a strong and consistent knowledge of funds and securities assigned and obtains an end-to-end knowledge of the operational processes being supported.
  • Understands details driving the operational processes and the portfolio impacts. Maintains a broad and consistent knowledge of investment management landscape.
  • Participates in new product implementations and other improvement projects by capturing, documenting, and validating business requirements, ensuring systems are properly set up for go-live.
  • Communicates appropriately with all necessary clients and stakeholders.
  • Recommends changes that will enhance workflows and procedures.
  • Integrates new or existing technologies into workflows and communicates updates to all team members, analyzing impact, preparing environment for change, and updating or creating procedures.

Qualifications:

  • Undergraduate degree (preferably in accounting, finance, economics, or related field).
  • Minimum of three years relevant work experience, including one year of project management experience preferred.
  • Excellent analytical capabilities, research, problem solving, and time management skills required.
  • Proficiency in Data Management procedures and strong knowledge of data domain workflows preferred.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills, interpersonal skills, and the ability to build solid business relationships.
  • Excellent judgment and ability to analyze issues quickly and independently to take appropriate action with minimal supervision.
  • Strong, demonstrated problem identification, analysis, and resolution skills.
  • Demonstrated ability to function in a fast paced, ambiguous working environment with multiple and diverse responsibilities.
  • Advanced knowledge and skills using current versions of the Microsoft Office Suite. Working knowledge of VBA and SQL is a significant plus.
  • Detail oriented with a high level of energy. Proven self -starter with ability to work independently and within teams.
  • Ability to work effectively in a team environment. Demonstrated ability to lead, train, and motivate other peers.

About ASK: ASK Staffing is an award-winning technology and professional services recruiting firm servicing Fortune 500 organizations nationally. With 5 nationwide offices, two global delivery centers, and employees in 42 states-ASK Staffing connects people with amazing opportunities    

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Recruiter:             Sally Parigela

Email:                   sallyp@askstaffing.com

Phone:                  678-882-7056

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