Euronext

Index Data Analyst

Job description

Corporate Actions

No day is the same in Corporate Actions. Being part of the Euronext Market Services (EMS) team, you’re in the heart of the Euronext organization. You are a true team player and together with your colleagues, you ensure that we serve our clients as good as possible. You are constantly seeking to spot Corporate Actions by using your accuracy and great eye for detail and follow up on these by using your practical and analytical skills . Furthermore, you are a star in Excel and Python and you have a strong interest in capital markets an Exchange traded Financial products (especially Derivatives and Indices).

EMS Issuers Services Operations

The Issuers Services Department manages and coordinates all operational services provided to Euronext issuers. They are responsible for corporate actions on a global level with regard to all products listed on Euronext. This includes all listed products on cash markets, equity derivatives (options and futures) and all indices listed on Euronext.The teams are based in every location where Euronext operates a market: Amsterdam, Brussels, Dublin, Lisbon, Oslo and Paris.

Role Summary

We are looking for an Index Data Analyst to leverage our Dataiku platform in order to further optimize and automate our Index management processes.

As an Index Data Analyst, you are fully integrated into the operations team and part of the transversal Data Lab community.

The focus of the position is related to Index Operations, where we are maintaining and monitoring the calculations of all indices issued by Euronext and processing Corporate Actions.

This role is a high profile and exciting opportunity for a motivated and proactive self-starter. In this position, you will further optimize the current operations, will allow the growing index business, and be at the heart of innovation of the data business and in the European marketplace.

This includes the following responsibilities:

  • Studying the feasibility, identifying the right data sources (internal or external), data processing required and the output format / delivery channels

  • Designing and developing the optimized data processing flow matching with the scalability needs

  • Coordinating with Index Operations teams to follow the different tasks and progress on the different use ca

  • Writing the associated documentation for the different delivered projects

  • Searching, studying and analyzing information to spot Corporate Actions for Derivatives products and Indices or updates the already known Corporate Actions.

  • Reviewing indices and communicate the new composition to the market.

  • Responsible for setting up new Indices in the scope of EMS Corporate Actions.

We are looking for the following profile:

  • Curiosity, willingness to learn

  • Strong technical skills for data processing with an expertise in Pandas and/or Pyspark experience to lead design process with Index Operations team, gather and challenge needs, define and explain solutions
    Good organizational skills to work in multiple project/ use cases in the same time

  • Team player with ability to work effectively in a changing team environment that demands a high degree of cooperation, flexibility, and teaming

  • Excellent social/people skills and able to create strong relationships with the different team he/she will work with. Good teaching ability to explain technical choices for operations people with no IT background

  • Very strong drive and tenacity to get thing done

  • Demonstrating the highest standards of honesty and ethical behavior

  • Challenges ideas that he/she believes are incorrect

  • A strong personality with a high level of integrity and strong attention to detail.

Education & experience

  • Fluent in written and verbal English

  • Data oriented development languages (pandas or pyspark)

  • Bachelor or master’s degree in economics or related field.

  • 3-5 years’ experience in one or more of the following: Datalab teams, Commando teams in financial industry, IT (big) data project with a role of development (in pandas or pyspark) data pipelines for production grade usage.

  • 2 years’ experience in financial industry with involvement inside (or with) business team for collecting needs, and requirement and designing data solution to answer them.

Euronext Values

Unity

• We respect and value the people we work with

• We are unified through a common purpose

• We embrace diversity and strive for inclusion

Integrity

• We value transparency, communicate honestly and share information openly

• We act with integrity in everything we do

• We don’t hide our mistakes, and we learn from them

Agility

• We act with a sense of urgency and decisiveness

• We are adaptable, responsive and embrace change

• We take smart risks

Energy

• We are positively driven to make a difference and challenge the status quo

• We focus on and encourage personal leadership

• We motivate each other with our ambition

Accountability

• We deliver maximum value to our customers and stakeholders

• We take ownership and are accountable for the outcome

• We reward and celebrate performance

We remain committed to providing a positive hiring and onboarding experience for our candidates during these unprecedented times. Where our offices can open safely, they will remain open; otherwise our employees are able to work efficiently from home. The well-being of our employees, their families, our external partners and visitors is our upmost priority and we are closely following Government guidance in all our locations to ensure all health and safety guidance are met.

We are proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate against individuals on the basis of race, gender, age, citizenship, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, or any other legally protected factor. We value the unique talents of all our people, who come from diverse backgrounds with different personal experiences and points of view and we are committed to providing an environment of mutual respect.

Additional Information

This job description is only describing the main activities within a certain role and is not exhaustive. It does not prevent to add more tasks, projects.

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