Analytics Product Development
The Analytics & Trading Product Development group is responsible for defining and creating products that Portfolio Managers and Traders heavily rely on throughout the trading day.
The FactSet tools the A&T group is responsible for include both the Workstation and Web versions of Portfolio View, Market Watch, Time & Sales, Depth Quote, Net House Summary, and the Portfolio Management Platform.
The A&T PD group is seeking a highly motivated individual interested in becoming an expert in the product development process, specifically focused on the tools used by Portfolio Managers and Traders during the trading day.
The Product Specialist will work closely with Engineering, Quality Assurance, Product Development, Design, Sales, Consulting, Strategy, and clients to ensure that product offerings serve our clients needs and become ingrained in their workflow process.
Gather business requirements from stakeholders and from existing applications and groom them as user stories.
Help engineering / QA to understand the same
Ensure high quality by performing testing activities to confirm that software developed meets the acceptance criteria for each user stories.
Have a clear understanding of FactSet s reporting applications workflows.
Support FactSet s application s by answering questions, troubleshooting bugs, and work on enhancement requests, change requests.
Identify and respond to business demand for new initiatives and enhancements to analytics solutions
Work with engineers to fix bugs, test enhancements, and manage releases, client migrations and system integrations
Work with Knowledge Management team to help write documentation as well as internal and external client communications
Actively manage and share ideas to improve work processes and output
2-10 years of experience dealing with software applications / reporting tools both conceptual and application / product level
Liaise effectively (both written and oral) with engineers
Ability to work independently and within a group
Creative thinking to understand clients reporting needs
Interest in learning modern technologies / knowledge
Understanding of SDLC (Software Development Life Cycle) & PDLC (Product Development Life Cycle)
For Senior role, at least 1 year of team management experience is preferable
Undergraduate (Bachelor's) degree in Math / Science / Statistics / Engineering / Finance or related field
Technical skills : Excel / SQL / logical understanding of programming language,