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Head of Business Analytics
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New York, NY, USA
Experience Level
  • 8+ years of relevant work experience
  • 2+ years' experience managing individuals in a data-related role
  • A bachelor's degree in an Engineering field, preferably Computer Science or Data Science
  • Solid understanding of financial markets
  • Experience writing and unit testing Python code and using version control software (e.g., GitHub)
  • The ability to look at code written by someone else, figure out how it works, and how to make it better
  • Strong Excel skills and knowledge of databases
  • Detail-oriented with an intense focus on accuracy of data
  • Excellent individual contributor as well as team player
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to work across teams
  • Excellent judgment and the ability to work under pressure and competing deadlines
  • 3+ years' experience in financial services role where knowledge of financial products from different asset classes (e.g., equities, fixed income) was needed
  • 4+ years' experience in managing a data-intensive team (e.g., data management and/or analytics)
  • Experience with q/KDB
  • Providing education, training and mentorship to team members over software development, data analysis and financial markets topics pertinent to team efforts
  • Continually finding ways to improve the team's data management practices in order to reduce data quality issues and enhance its analytics, including the further automation of data integrity checks
  • Adapting existing reports and analytics to accommodate business changes at Schonfeld and produce new insights
  • Managing prioritization and execution of the team's efforts, balancing the accommodation of changes in the business with continued streamlining and optimization of team's existing processes

201-500 employees

Proprietary trading firm
Company Overview
Schonfeld's mission statement is to help clients work toward financial independence through planning.