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Analytics Manager, Market Data
Geneva,Switzerland
Job Reference SP-7113643657
Professional Areas Information Technology
Function Information Technology
Contract Type Permanent
Years of Work Experience 7 - 10 years
Start date 2022-08-01
Application close date 2022-10-04
Summary
The IT Department of Louis Dreyfus Company is currently looking for an Analytics Manager Market Data for its Data & Analytics Services. In a dynamic IT organization, you will have the possibility to become a change agent and play a key role in business process transformation to enable innovative and faster decision-making processes driven by analytical insights. We invite you to join our team if you strive to make a difference with your contribution and establish yourself as a key member of our IT organization.
What will be your mission:
• You will be the product manager responsible for the successful deployment of a Price Central Database initiative and its related Analytics ecosystem which is at the core of LDC’s trading business
• You will be the change agent in charge of reviewing and deploying the process transformation on price capture practices and analytics solutions adoption
• You will be responsible for market data area applications including ecosystem of interfaces to source systems and client systems
• You will ensure that the right prioritization is done on all the requests in the domain’s backlog coordinating with Business Partners and Direct Manager to define the product development strategy
• You will be responsible for solutions’ standard and best practices application and the continuous alignment of your solutions with the global service strategy
• You will be responsible for the solutions’ process industrialization to ensure their sustainable growth and required time to serve the Business Partners

What will be your duties & responsibilities:
• Be an IT inspiring Leader
• End-to-end management of IT solutions
• Ensure the Business and IT organization engagement with your solution with constant monitoring of adoption measures
• Learn and understand market data solutions portfolio and business needs to drive convergence towards the global data & analytics strategy
• Ensure agile product road maps, rollouts, continuous improvement plans, and deployments are in sync with the business needs and with the global data & analytics strategy
• Ensure support structure and become the “go-to person” for business senior leaders, users’ community and IT colleagues driving adoption and removing roadblocks for effective delivery of business value
• Own the delivery of projects (including resources needs and financials) to enhance or provide new solutions in your solutions portfolio and its associated metrics on time and budget
• Manage relationship with vendors’ resources and ensure to get expected performance from them
• Ensure products’ deliverables are properly documented and with adequate reference material
• Follow up on issues and risks, and trigger appropriate escalations in case of need
• Propose mitigation plan in case of issues and risks assessing different options and providing recommendations
• Identify dependencies within parallel running projects in the IT portfolio and proactively put in place actions to mitigate related risks
• Work closely with IT partners of other Service lines and highlight cross-functional issues or synergies
• Work closely with the super-users of your application/solution being an intermediary between them and our external delivery partners to develop or support your applications
• Support business partners in the creation of the test cases and their day-by-day application usage. Organize the training of key and end users as required
• Ensure your solution evolves including enhancements requests management and prioritization together with the business
• From a support standpoint you ensure support at levels 1 and 2 are properly handled by RUN service and you get involved in escalation mode at level 3 when the solution needs to be modified to ensure continuity
• You own overall incident and problem management for your solution in strong cooperation with RUN Service Delivery Manager
• You control any implementation that touches your solution and manages if any dependency on other solutions
• 5-10 years in IT Solution Development (Service, Solutions, Development, or Support)
• Proven project management experience within at least 3 complete project lifecycles
• Basic end-to-end knowledge of the commodity trading lifecycle from the front to back office including pricing and MTM functions is a strong plus
• Previous functional experience in the Market data area applied to Commodities and Financial products (futures, swaps options, forex) will be a strong plus
• Proven experience in commodities trading functional area will be a plus
• Have worked in past in a multi-cultural environment
• IT complex multi interfaces architecture implementation experiences will be considered a plus
• Previous experience in a client-facing role will be considered a plus
• IT consulting background and IT hands-on experiences will be considered a plus
• Project management in global enterprise data management systems.
• Middleware and BI technologies knowledge are a plus i.e. SAS, Talend, ESB, SAP BW, SAP HANA, Oracle DB, Apache Tomcat, VMware, and Microsoft Windows server.
• Database competencies (Oracle and/or MS SQL Server), being able to navigate through data via SQL statements.
• Basic knowledge of market data prices and market quotation concepts: Bloomberg, Reuters, ICE, CME, and related specifications.
• Experience in market data management solutions (ZEMA is a plus).
• Knowledge in Market or Credit risk areas and metrics will be considered a plus (VaR, CVaR, Stress testing, Position Reporting, Daily P&L)
• Basics knowledge on building curves models and usage of related metadata e.g. Expiry, Holiday calendars, Unit of measure, currency conversions. Been capable to apply mathematical methods to enrich or extend market curves e.g. Linear interpolation, extrapolation, etc.
• Knowledge of position/pricing mechanism and related metrics MTM, Notional amount, NPV, and Option Greeks will be considered a strong plus
• Basic knowledge of financial markets and market instruments: Forex, Futures, Swap, Options, etc. will be considered a strong plus
• English (Advanced)
Higher Education in IT, Engineering, Math, Physics (others only if with previous proven IT experience

Main
Responsibilities
Along with the below listed responsibilities, the employee should conduct any other business related to the function as required by her or his supervisor.
What will be your mission:
• You will be the product manager responsible for the successful deployment of a Price Central Database initiative and its related Analytics ecosystem which is at the core of LDC’s trading business
• You will be the change agent in charge of reviewing and deploying the process transformation on price capture practices and analytics solutions adoption
• You will be responsible for market data area applications including ecosystem of interfaces to source systems and client systems
• You will ensure that the right prioritization is done on all the requests in the domain’s backlog coordinating with Business Partners and Direct Manager to define the product development strategy
• You will be responsible for solutions’ standard and best practices application and the continuous alignment of your solutions with the global service strategy
• You will be responsible for the solutions’ process industrialization to ensure their sustainable growth and required time to serve the Business Partners

What will be your duties & responsibilities:
• Be an IT inspiring Leader
• End-to-end management of IT solutions
• Ensure the Business and IT organization engagement with your solution with constant monitoring of adoption measures
• Learn and understand market data solutions portfolio and business needs to drive convergence towards the global data & analytics strategy
• Ensure agile product road maps, rollouts, continuous improvement plans, and deployments are in sync with the business needs and with the global data & analytics strategy
• Ensure support structure and become the “go-to person” for business senior leaders, users’ community and IT colleagues driving adoption and removing roadblocks for effective delivery of business value
• Own the delivery of projects (including resources needs and financials) to enhance or provide new solutions in your solutions portfolio and its associated metrics on time and budget
• Manage relationship with vendors’ resources and ensure to get expected performance from them
• Ensure products’ deliverables are properly documented and with adequate reference material
• Follow up on issues and risks, and trigger appropriate escalations in case of need
• Propose mitigation plan in case of issues and risks assessing different options and providing recommendations
• Identify dependencies within parallel running projects in the IT portfolio and proactively put in place actions to mitigate related risks
• Work closely with IT partners of other Service lines and highlight cross-functional issues or synergies
• Work closely with the super-users of your application/solution being an intermediary between them and our external delivery partners to develop or support your applications
• Support business partners in the creation of the test cases and their day-by-day application usage. Organize the training of key and end users as required
• Ensure your solution evolves including enhancements requests management and prioritization together with the business
• From a support standpoint you ensure support at levels 1 and 2 are properly handled by RUN service and you get involved in escalation mode at level 3 when the solution needs to be modified to ensure continuity
• You own overall incident and problem management for your solution in strong cooperation with RUN Service Delivery Manager
• You control any implementation that touches your solution and manages if any dependency on other solutions

    Experiences
    • 5-10 years in IT Solution Development (Service, Solutions, Development, or Support)
    • Proven project management experience within at least 3 complete project lifecycles
    • Basic end-to-end knowledge of the commodity trading lifecycle from the front to back office including pricing and MTM functions is a strong plus
    • Previous functional experience in the Market data area applied to Commodities and Financial products (futures, swaps options, forex) will be a strong plus
    • Proven experience in commodities trading functional area will be a plus
    • Have worked in past in a multi-cultural environment
    • IT complex multi interfaces architecture implementation experiences will be considered a plus
    • Previous experience in a client-facing role will be considered a plus
    • IT consulting background and IT hands-on experiences will be considered a plus

      Skills
      • Project management in global enterprise data management systems.
      • Middleware and BI technologies knowledge are a plus i.e. SAS, Talend, ESB, SAP BW, SAP HANA, Oracle DB, Apache Tomcat, VMware, and Microsoft Windows server.
      • Database competencies (Oracle and/or MS SQL Server), being able to navigate through data via SQL statements.
      • Basic knowledge of market data prices and market quotation concepts: Bloomberg, Reuters, ICE, CME, and related specifications.
      • Experience in market data management solutions (ZEMA is a plus).
      • Knowledge in Market or Credit risk areas and metrics will be considered a plus (VaR, CVaR, Stress testing, Position Reporting, Daily P&L)
      • Basics knowledge on building curves models and usage of related metadata e.g. Expiry, Holiday calendars, Unit of measure, currency conversions. Been capable to apply mathematical methods to enrich or extend market curves e.g. Linear interpolation, extrapolation, etc.
      • Knowledge of position/pricing mechanism and related metrics MTM, Notional amount, NPV, and Option Greeks will be considered a strong plus
      • Basic knowledge of financial markets and market instruments: Forex, Futures, Swap, Options, etc. will be considered a strong plus

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        Languages
        • English (Advanced)

        Required
        Education
        Higher Education in IT, Engineering, Math, Physics (others only if with previous proven IT experience

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