Senior Specialist
S&P Global
Hyderabad, India
2d ago

S&P Global Platts

The Role : Senior Specialist

Grade (relevant for internal applicants only) : 9

The Location : Hyderabad

The Team : Dynamic Data team tasked with ensuring the integrity of our data and the automation and visualization of processes and data flows.

The team is supportive and collaborative with exposure to many business units from Data Modelling to IT. They work great at moving forward with the group’s mission and goals.

A new member of this team will hit the ground running and collaborate with their team members immediately.

The Impact : Data is at the core of all our products and strategy, understanding the data from an analytical and technical point of view can open opportunities across the business.

An individual who can excel at this role will be known throughout numerous leadership teams allowing for many opportunities of growth within organisation.

What’s in it for you : This role has a core impact to our Energy analytics team by adding value to our data through data quality and enhancements.

This role serves as the backbone of our European data operations team and you will contribute to turning our data into information and insights.

Responsibilities :

  • Analyse data workflows, understanding how they link to our platforms.
  • Contribute and manage daily processes ensuring you find, investigate, resolve and report issues to internal and external platform users to maintain the integrity of Platts’ European energy data.
  • Maintain and creating data documentation including mappings, and quality thresholds.
  • Assist in answering data related client questions, both internal and external, to ensure platform user issues are investigated and status updates provided to client facing team members.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to understand their data requirements / issues to generate innovative ideas and solutions.
  • Work closely with clients and analysts to provide data subject matter expertise.
  • Communicating data changes to data stakeholders (internal / external).
  • Maintain new and existing data change request backlog to ensure all requests are tracked and completed. Prioritise backlog with analysts to ensure our dataset is accurate and up to date.
  • Support the maintenance of analytical models in use. Offer input to devise independent models to help verify data and analytical results.
  • Work with modelling teams, IT and Product to automate data processes and visualize datasets.

  • Assist in analytical support of data sets by working with wider data team, analysts and Business Intelligence team to ensure we have a complete and accurate dataset for European Gas, Power, Global LNG and other commodities.
  • Work with Data Collections group to ensure new data collection requests are processed and prioritized.
  • Ensure new and edited data points are quality assured before release and integrated into products, business logics and quality assurance processes to ensure consistency between database and products.
  • What We’re Looking For : We are looking for a process orientated, methodological thinker with a keen eye for detail. Someone who enjoys dealing with large sets of data and problem solving.

    This role would be ideal for someone proactive and eager to learn about energy markets or data. The role is a great place to hone your skills and grow within a strong and collaborative team.

    Basic Qualifications :

  • Enthusiastic about problem solving
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Strong knowledge / Exposure of databases (PostgresSQL , SQL Server)
  • Intermediate Python coding skills
  • Knowledge of version control (Git) desirable but not essential.
  • STEM (All Science, Technology, Economics or Maths) related University level education or equivalent
  • Ability to retrieve, interrogate, manipulate and analyse data and presenting findings
  • Advanced troubleshooting and multi-tasking skills with a meticulous eye for detail
  • Experience of processes in agile work streams driving data quality and improvement, experience of Azure DevOps desirable but not essential
  • Knowledge of business intelligence tools for analysing datasets and visualizing data
  • Interest in technology as a means to visualize, interrogate and report data
  • Strong communication skills over email, instant chat and face-to-face and experience of building constructive working relationships,
  • A strong track record and demonstrable interest in analysing data.
  • Knowledge / interest
  • About S&P Global Platts :

    At S&P Global Platts, we provide the insights; you make better informed trading and business decisions with confidence. We’re the leading independent provider of information and benchmark prices for the commodities and energy markets.

    Customers in over 150 countries look to our expertise in news, pricing and analytics to deliver greater transparency and efficiency to markets.

    S&P Global Platts coverage includes oil and gas, power, petrochemicals, metals, agriculture and shipping.

    S&P Global Platts is a division of S&P Global (NYSE : SPGI), which provides essential intelligence for individuals, companies and governments to make decisions with confidence.

    For more information, visit

    S&P Global has a Securities Disclosure and Trading Policy ( the Policy ) that seeks to mitigate conflicts of interest by monitoring and placing restrictions on personal securities holding and trading.

    The Policy is designed to promote compliance with global regulations. In some Divisions, pursuant to the Policy’s requirements, candidates at S&P Global may be asked to disclose securities holdings.

    Some roles may include a trading prohibition and remediation of positions when there is an effective or potential conflict of interest.

    Employment at S&P Global is contingent upon compliance with the Policy.

    Equal Opportunity Employer :

    S&P Global is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment without regard to race / ethnicity, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, marital status, military veteran status, unemployment status, or any other status protected by law.

    Only electronic job submissions will be considered for employment.

    20 - Professional (EEO-2 Job Categories-United States of America), ANLYTC202.1 - Middle Professional Tier I (EEO Job Group)

    Job ID : 264491

    Posted On : 2021-09-08

    Location : Hyderabad, Telangana, India

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