Big Data Analyst

Department: Engineering
Specialization: Data Engineer/Big Data
Experience: Middle Senior
Technologies: SQL
Locations: USA
Client: Finra
Special referral bonus: No
Hot position?: Not Hot
Work model: Remote
In the Market Regulation Surveillance Patterns technology team, an expert in this role is vested with responsibilities arising from FINRA’s mission to protect the integrity of US Securities Capital markets. FINRA has a portfolio of ‘surveillance patterns’ that look for manipulative and non-compliant behavior in the database of all transactions that occur in the stock market. The database itself consists of tens of billions of records per day. Analysts work with these large volumes of data using state-of-the-art and industry-standard technologies, all of which are wholly operated in a cloud computing environment.In order to operate with ever-improving effectiveness, the team operates in a rich culture of performance and innovation. Collaboration within the team and with business stakeholders is frictionless, with significant independence offered in order to experiment with better ways of conducting technology for business value. Technological and career growth opportunities are a natural and everyday part of the working environment.

With us you can

  • Work in a dream team of A-players, 65% of whom are seniors
  • Be sure your opinion matters
  • Create solutions that will be used by global giants like Paramount, IBM, Deloitte, Volkswagen, and others
  • Shape your success journey through a personalized growth roadmap tailored to your interests and goals
  • Embrace agility, forget about micromanagement and old-school hierarchies

What you will do:

  • Construct queries to gain an understanding of data sets, discover data anomalies, and look for ways to leverage data in support of FINRA’s regulatory mission.
  • Serve as the subject matter expert for specific surveillance products.
  • Analyze impacts of enhancements, issues, or changes to data or surveillance products.
  • Interact with stakeholders to understand data cases, document and review requirements, and elicit feedback.
  • Build strong relationships with stakeholders and develop an understanding of stakeholder needs for advocacy and planning.
  • Use statistical and other advanced techniques to analyze and interrogate data for business insights.
  • Assimilate and present results and conclusions to a variety of business and technical stakeholders.

Our team is missing someone who has

  • Experience manipulating and querying large data sets with one or more programming languages such as Scala, Python, or SQL.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills, including documentation.
  • Proficiency with Big Data and Cloud technologies.
  • Ability to work independently to solve complex problems involving multiple stakeholders.
  • An innate curiosity about data and anomaly detection.

About AgileEngine

Founded as a dev tool vendor with a 2-person team

2010

Opened a dev center in Ukraine

2012

Pivoted into outsourced product development

2014

Launched mobile and UI labs

2015

Got our first Inc. 5000 award

2016

Opened a dev center in Argentina

2017

Became a top-3 ranked custom software developer in DC, Ukraine, and Argentina

2019

Became the #1 software development company to hire in 2020

2020

Opened new dev centers in Mexico and Colombia, counting 500+ experts

2021

How we lead

A company where experts grow, hone their skills, and do what they love, AgileEngine is guided by these principles:

Stay agile and embrace changes

Thrive in a results-driven culture with individual autonomy

Innovate with fellow experts in a no-blame environment

Learn from mistakes and move on

Foster mutual trust and support

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