Derivatives Data and Valuations Services (DDVS) provide independent, post-trade valuations to buy-side institutions globally, covering vanilla and exotic OTC derivatives, cash instruments and structured notes across all asset classes. The service also offers clients the ability to receive an aggregated set of counterparty marks for their trades. Alongside this they also provide the derived data in the form of volatility surfaces and yield curves for clients to be able to support their own processes.
We are looking for a talented and enthusiastic individual with experience in derivative pricing and the related market datasets to be part of a team that supports the product management of the inbound market data from both internal and external market data sets. DDVS Market Data Product will manages the data services inbound to the product both in terms of current and new feeds. They work closely with Market Data Product colleagues in other locations, the Market Data operations team and with GPS Analysts in support of clients of the global DDVS businesses.
What's in it for you:
Opportunity to work within a cross product and cross asset class team within the derivatives data and valuations service product suite. Through this you will gain a chance to expand knowledge of multiple asset classes and have the ability to gain an in depth understanding of the product suite within the business unit. You will work closely with analysts across the global and get a chance to review data requirements and needs from multiple different regions.
Working alongside the various teams within the Pricing, Valuations and Reference Data business line within S&P Global to gain a clear understanding of their market data requirements and be able to translate these requirements into clear functional specifications
Prioritisation of varying requirements across the department to ensure that the key functionality is delivered and the focus is upon long term solutions and robust delivery,
Ensuring that the development team has clear understanding of the requirements needed and has a subject matter expert to consult with for any questions which may arise during the development process
Assist with the testing of new functionality and work with down stream teams to ensure that needs are met and expectations managed
Ability to communicate new functionality clearly and efficiently with downstream users
Identifying how the functionality fits within the current delivery frameworks and be able to assist and guide users with transition from existing processes to new data access points
Working with the external client facing teams to identify areas which require attention and potential solutions for client impact incidents
Provide the front line market data support team with an escalation point in region
What We're Looking For:
We value partnership and it is crucial that you are a great teammate in order to be successful within our organization. We reward hard work, dedication, and self-starters. We believe that no one part is more valuable than the sum of the whole; we need everyone to achieve our goals
Minimum bachelor's degree in a finance/accounting or STEM discipline
Demonstrable experience of manipulating and validating large and complex sets of traded market information such as prices, rates and volatilities
Some previous exposure to market data objects such as yield curves, forward curves or volatility surfaces is preferable
Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
Proficiency in Excel, VBA. Relevant practical experience (2-5 years)
Experience with Python
Experience with AWS or other cloud providers
Experience with SQL and/or C# beneficial
Good understanding of market and reference datasets used in the valuation of OTC derivatives across asset classes
Familiarity with Market Data Providers such as Refinitiv, SIX Financial Information, etc.
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20 - Professional (EEO-2 Job Categories-United States of America), PDMGDV202.2 - Middle Professional Tier II (EEO Job Group), SWP Priority - Ratings - (Strategic Workforce Planning)
Job ID: 297537 Posted On: 2024-02-12 Location: London, United Kingdom