Data Quality Analyst

  • Edge Laboratories
  • Lausanne, VD, Switzerland
  • 13/05/2022
Full time Data Science Data Analytics Statistics DevOps

Job Description

Job details

Job Type
Full-time
90-100%

Full Job Description

At Edgelab, we assess investment risk with high accuracy and enable more efficient portfolio construction.
Wealth and asset managers use our solutions to get simple answers about where to allocate client's assets and how to make these investments more successful.
Data quality is pivotal for this. Our risk models rely on accurate data to produce reliable metrics. On top of automated controls, we have a dedicated Data Quality team. It is responsible for ensuring data quality across the entire process - from initial input from our data providers to the end-results provided to our clients.
We face a broad range of challenges related to data completeness, accuracy, consistency and timeliness. To help us to find solutions to these challenges, we’re looking for a new team player who would like to work on interesting problems in a fast-paced environment.
It’s a full time position, based in Lausanne.

What you'll do

  • Monitor on a daily basis the quality of market data, terms and conditions of investment products and computed risk metrics
  • Analyze and compare data with other sources to identify and correct inconsistencies
  • Work collaboratively across various teams, clients and data providers to investigate and resolve data quality issues in a timely manner
  • Help improve data quality controls based on real cases and best practices

What you need

  • University degree in Finance or in a relevant field
  • Good knowledge of financial markets and various types of investment vehicles, including derivatives and structured products
  • Basic understanding of investment risk measures, and strong interest in expanding this knowledge
  • Data extraction and analysis skills
  • Attention to detail as well as the big picture
  • Ability to find and use available resources to solve problems, can-do attitude
  • Advanced level of English (min. B2) and at least intermediate level of French (B1)

Tools

  • Good command of Microsoft Excel, Bloomberg & Eikon terminals
  • Familiarity with SQL, Python and/or APIs would be a plus
  • Knowledge of Jira and Confluence a plus

Why us

  • You will work in a small autonomous team with a high degree of freedom and take ownership of the outcomes
  • You will have an active role in decision making
  • Your skills will be actively leveraged, and ultimately, you’ll see your work impact the clients
  • It’s a great opportunity for developing yourself in a kind, respectful, and flexible environment
  • We get serious work done in an informal environment. You can set your schedule to enjoy a work-life balance that suits you
  • We foster togetherness and collaboration, whether working on a cross-functional project or gathering over an apéro after work
  • See more in our Culture manual
About us
Edgelab is a global provider of technology-driven solutions for wealth and asset managers. We aim to radically simplify the investment process and make investments more accessible and more understandable for professional investors and their clients.
Our clients include some of the world’s largest banks, as well as wealth management companies and pension funds across Europe and Asia.
We are headquartered in Lausanne and have offices in Geneva, Zurich, Fribourg and Singapore.