Senior Investment Data Analyst

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Date: Aug 14, 2019

Location: Los Angeles, CA, US, 90071

Company: Capital Group

Req ID: 30176 
Location: LAO
Other Location(s): Los Angeles (CA)  
Experience Level: Professional 

 

 

At Capital, we’re committed to providing you with opportunities to broaden and deepen your knowledge and skills, and to grow personally, professionally and financially. If you’re interested in continuing to Grow with Capital by pursuing a new role, please review the job description below to determine if this opportunity might be right for you. 

For additional information about how you can develop your career at Capital, please visit Grow with Capital.

 

At Capital, how we work is defined by shared values that include absolute integrity, respect and collaboration.  But it's more than that.  It's smart and highly driven people united in purpose to server our investors and one another.  Bring your energy and unique perspective to Capital and you'll have the opportunity to grow with us professionally, personally, and financially.  You'll be a part of a team that genuinely cares about helping you succeed.  You'll work alongside talented colleagues, many of whom build long careers while progressing through multiple roles, establishing lifelong friendships and making a difference in our communities.  In return for your contributions, you'll receive  premier compensation and benefits, and a company-funded retirement plan that ranks amongst the most generous.

 

Information & Insights, a department within Capital Group’s Investment Operations, delivers a comprehensive set of data capabilities that enable Capital Group's investment data strategy.  Our Data Solutions teams are focused on implementing that data strategy to enable the full range of business objectives: data for minimizing risk, data for efficient processes, and data for growth and innovation.  We also deploy a set of capabilities to source, automate, and curate data assets.  This enables and enriches core investment and distribution processes, reporting, analysis, and advanced analytics efforts.  Data is a strategic focus for Capital Group and exciting transformations are underway.

 

As a Senior Investment Data Analyst based in Los Angeles, you will play an integral role in providing technical thought leadership across multiple teams and strategic investment management related data initiatives.  You will serve as one of the principle relationship owners between our business and technology partners. You will lead engagements that align data solutions to enterprise standards, industry best practices, and business needs.  You will act as a hands-on leader and expert who possess the ability to shift between a technical and business context.

 

Responsibilities:

 

  • Provide guidance and prioritize data requirements within a business unit
  • Evaluate new and alternative data sources and new data integration techniques
  • Guide and direct offshore contractors on assignments
  • Enable new product launches and updates to existing strategies
  • Ensure content in critical 3rd party data platforms are up to date and accurate
  • Plan, contribute, and sign off on user acceptance tests for production deployments
  • Proactively communicate with marketing, sales, and consultant relationship managers
  • Analyze trends in product searches and provide insight to sales teams
  • Work with complex data structures and provide innovative ways to solution for complex data delivery requirements
  • Establish standards for documentation and ensure your team adheres to those standards
  • Stay current with industry trends on data automation and visualization tools
  • Influence and develop a thorough understanding of standards and best practices used by your team

 

Qualifications:

 

  • 6+ years of experience with business intelligence, reporting, and data transformation
  • Experience and knowledge of the asset management industry and investment data: portfolio characteristics, performance, and other metrics
  • Experience with MorningStar, eVestment, Mercer and other investment data platforms highly preferred
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Demonstrated experience  in translating unstructured business problems into clearly defined requirements framework
  • Demonstrated experience in leading projects across multiple teams
  • Bachelor's degree in Business, Finance, Statistics, Mathematics, Information Technology or other quantitative field required
  • Knowledge of SQL and database design
  • Demonstrated experience using reporting/data visualization tools such as Tableau, SSRS, etc.
  • Demonstrated ability to test software and ensure that project solutions align to requirements

 

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