Data Mgmt Analyst, DMAC
Location:
Chicago , Illinois
Posted:
October 21, 2017
Reference:
1709638
Job Description

COMPANY OVERVIEW:

 

Nuveen is the investment management arm of TIAA. It is one of the largest global asset managers with specialist knowledge across a wide array of asset classes, including fixed income, equities and alternatives.  Nuveen is driven not only by the independent investment processes across the firm, but also the insights, risk management, analytics and other tools and resources a truly world-class platform provides. As a global asset manager, our mission is to work in partnership with our clients to create outcome-focused solutions to help them secure their financial future.  For more information about the firm please visit our website at www.Nuveen.com


 

POSITION SUMMARY:

 

The Data Management Analyst is responsible for reviewing, monitoring, and updating all data and processes within Nuveen systems - Eagle Performance and Data Management, SS&C Portia, and Charles River.

 

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES AND DUTIES:
 

  • Understand the data matrix supported by Nuveen systems, the product lines serviced and its usage to Nuveen Global Operations (NGO) and other user departments

  • Analyze error logs generated from Nuveen systems and identify issues

  • Manage all imports/exports to/from Portia and Charles River; troubleshoot and correct issues when necessary

  • Understand the dataflow between Nuveen systems and its outside vendors and custodians

  • Reduce errors by analyzing data from multiple sources and identifying patterns

  • Train new co-workers when needed

 

  • Recognize needs for process improvements and suggest solutions to management

  • Coordinate the needs of user departments that may require additional data

  • Work various adhoc projects and collaborations within Operations, Compliance, Front Office, and Product Development

 

 



QUALIFICATIONS:

 

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.  The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

 

  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited four-year university

  • Minimum 2 to 5 years previous experience within investment management industry required

  • Experience working with security data across all asset classes including equities, fixed income, and derivatives

  • Knowledge of market data sources, products, and tools. I.e. Bloomberg, S&P, Reuters, IDC, FactSet

  • Previous experience in APL, Portia, Charles River, Factset, Eagle or Bloomberg a plus

 

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills

  • Ability to effectively interact with internal clients and outside vendors to articulate system requirements

 

  • Strong analytical skills

  • Strong work ethic

  • Detail orientated

  • Self-motivated

  • Ability to work in a team and individually

  • Ability to multi-task

 

 

 No certifications, licenses, or registrations are required in this position.

 

 

 
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