Candidates will be a member of the operation team. The team is responsible for correct file/ data delivery to clients, including trouble shooting and maintenance/ development of our application/process. The data the team handles mainly consists of end-of-day or similar valuation price data (equities and bonds) from approximately 100 markets around the world. Candidates work under time pressure and needs to be able to grasp a complex array of interdependent and exemplify team spirit. We reward our employees’ dedication by investing in their growth and development whilst also encouraging them to innovate and explore new paths.
‐ Check the accuracy of data products
‐ Responsible for client-side applications and systems for clients in Japan
‐ Maintain/ improve applications/ products (actual developing is done by partnering vendors).
‐ Be customer contact for technical issues and general operational handling, and coordinate with partnering vendors and IT team in Swiss head quarter.
‐ Propose and implement workflow improvements
‐ Be involved in new ways of delivering data to clients (with Business Development, Sales)
Saturday and public holiday by rotation.
This shift work is for 6 hours, by remote access from home, which is compensated by makeup holiday or holiday allowance. There is also 7:30 to 16:30 shift every few weeks.
The following qualities and experience are highly desirable:
‐ Operating Systems and Databases
‐ Knowledge of market data
‐ Knowledge/Understanding of Financial terms & industry such as banks and securities
‐ Excellent Japanese and English written and spoken
‐ Good presentation and documentation skills
‐ Good communication skills (oral and written)
‐ Basic knowledge of IT, such as FTP server, IP, network, Win/Linux OS, and some financial IT systems