Data Analyst - New York, NY


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Data Analyst - New York, NY


New York, NY 



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per year


IT-Software Development: Computer-Network Security, Database Development-Administration, Desktop Service and Support, Enterprise Software Implementation & Consulting, General-Other: IT-Software Development, Network and Server Administration, Software-System Architecture

Job Description:

Data Analyst
We are seeking a talented data specialist to help build the next generation of data products for discovery, analysis and production of data.  You will join a close-knit team of Engineers, Product Managers, UX Designers and Quantitative Researchers to help build out data applications that enables the company to harness some of the world's most complex & challenging content, as they structure, transform and integrate new datasets and research methodologies to accelerate a vibrant research pipeline.  This is an opportunity to create new innovative solutions for research partners and you will be responsible for identifying, on-boarding, designing ontology, schema and semantic type hierarchies.
-Curate knowledge graph by identifying entity types, relationships and developing an ontology, schema and semantic type hierarchies working with researchers.
-Manage dataset on-boarding in close partnership with researchers and partner teams.
-Help drive continuous improvements to data quality procedures and a consistent approach to how data quality is measured, monitored and reported,
-Create systematic and automated processes and tools that allow the team to scale and rapidly onboard new datasets.
-Be part of a team to support the data used by production trading algorithms.
-3+ years professional experience in an environment that prioritized data quality.
-A bachelor’s degree with a strong academic record, which includes university coursework in programming and computing systems.
-An understanding of the software development process and exposure to hands-on coding in a professional environment.
-While financial industry experience is a plus, we are open-minded in our search for critical thinkers who are passionate about technology and data.
-Experience with Python (and/or Java).
-Experience with SQL and working with a relational database system, such as Microsoft SQL Server.
-Experience in working with Knowledge graphs and graph databases is a plus.
-Proven problem-solving and analytical abilities including pattern detection, root cause analysis, and issue resolution.
-Relevant experience in data operations, with proven process improvement skills.
*Will Relocate The Right Candidate!  Will Sponsor Visa’s.  Will only consider candidates from top tier computer science universities and/or individuals with a stellar GPA.  Bachelor’s and/or Master’s degree from a top computer science program with a GPA of 3.5 or higher.  PhD preferred.  Top computer science program preferred (Carnegie Mellon University, Massachusetts Institute of Technology/MIT, Stanford University, University of California-Berkeley, Cornell University, University of Illinois-Urbana-Champaign, Princeton University, University of Washington, University of Texas-Austin, Georgia Institute of Technology, California Institute of Technology, University of Wisconsin-Madison, University of Michigan-Ann Arbor, etc.
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Next Step Systems
Chicago, IL, United States


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