Reference Data Analyst
Posted on 1/19/2023

1,001-5,000 employees

Proprietary trading firm
Quantitative Finance
Company Overview
DRW's mission is to build revolutionary finance. The company is doing this by building a system that applies modeling, technology and quantitative research to identify opportunities in the global financial markets.
Chicago, IL, USA
Experience Level
Desired Skills
Data Analysis
Data & Analytics
  • 3 plus years of experience in financial markets data in roles with responsibility for reference and valuation data
  • Previous experience interacting with technology teams, as well as front, middle and back office groups
  • Professional data experience with several of the following asset classes: futures, futures and index options, bonds, equities, foreign exchange, crypto assets, OTC derivatives. In-depth experience with at least 2 asset types
  • Strong demonstrated ability to independently to analyze problems, synthesize information and collaboratively implement solutions
  • Fluency with a Bloomberg terminal required
  • Providing critical path production support for the firm's reference and valuation data products to various stakeholders across the firm
  • Investigation and promotion of new data sources to facilitate business growth and data product development, while reducing data operational risk
  • Collaborative specification of requirements for new software tools to support the firm's reference data
  • Operation of bespoke data infrastructure as a super user
  • Intelligent adjudication of data discrepancies from multiple sources
  • Continual documentation of data infrastructure to facilitate firm-wide user access and discovery
  • Enhancing data product controls through shared development of team best practices