Data Operations - Data Integrity, Production, & Pricing Ops

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Data Operations - Data Integrity, Production, & Pricing Ops

Seattle, WA
Full Time
  • Responsibilities

    Your team

    BlackRock Data Platforms and Solutions (DP&S) is entrusted with maintaining all data integral to the investment decision process, for BlackRock the Investment Manager and its BlackRock Solutions (BRS) business, in our proprietary Aladdin® end-to-end investment platform. DP&S closely partners with its stakeholders, such as Portfolio Management, Global Capital Markets, Relationship Management, Portfolio Compliance, Risk Analytics, Regulatory Reporting, and others, to ensure their business data needs are met accurately, timely, and efficiently.

    The DP&S philosophy is anchored on BlackRock’s cornerstone principles: Innovation, Fiduciary focus, Passion for Performance, and the unified purpose of One BlackRock. Through that lens, we strive to build value for our clients by understanding their needs, the markets, and using technology to create best-in-class solutions. As a global team, DP&S has a presence across 12 offices in 8 countries, servicing assets on Aladdin for BlackRock and BlackRock Solutions (BRS) clients spanning 6 continents and all spectrums of the financial markets.

    Analyst roles are available within the team’s practice areas, including Data Integrity, Production-Delivery, Production-Monitoring & Response, and Pricing Ops.

    Your responsibilities

    • Provide high-quality client service externally and internally. Address inquiries, perform controls, Data modeling, resolve problems, and mitigate risks for clients and internal BlackRock partners.
    • Learn the intricacies and interconnectivities of Aladdin® end to end investment platform.
    • Gain broad experience in Equities, Fixed Income, Derivatives, and Alternatives, across the vast global investment marketplace.
    • Investigate and resolve complex and intricate issues and perform ad-hoc analysis of large data sets while meeting tight deadlines.
    • Initiate and drive platform and process innovations to support new business needs, minimize risk, improve quality, and navigate the changing markets.
  • Qualifications

    You have…

    • Bachelor’s Degree, with preference to business fields like Finance, Accounting, or Economics, or technical fields such as Computer Science, Information Systems, or Engineering.
    • A “Student of the Markets” mentality: Intellectually curious with a passion for learning about the global financial markets and the investment management business.
    • Natural team player able to work in an innovative, entrepreneurial, and fast paced environment.
    • Excellent verbal and written communication skills combined with agile critical thinking and a problem solving mentality.
    • Basic knowledge of SQL, UNIX, or Python is a plus; the desire to expand technical expertise preferred.
    • Basic knowledge of fixed income, equity and derivative instruments is a plus
    • Experience with Project Management and familiarity with Agile methodology preferred
  • Benefits

    We are passionate about our work, but we’re also passionate about having a life! From financial wellness to personal wellness, we offer a wide variety of strong work/life support for you to achieve the highest quality of life. Some of our favorites include:

    • Flexible Time Off
    • Summer Fridays
    • 401k matching
    • Extraordinary company culture
  • Industry
    Financial Services
  • Fun Fact
    We offer a fun, entrepreneurial culture you wouldn’t typically find at a financial services company. You can even wear jeans to work!
  • About Us

    BlackRock’s purpose is to help more and more people experience financial well-being. As a fiduciary to investors and a leading provider of financial technology, our clients turn to us for the solutions they need when planning for their most important goals. As of December 31, 2019, the firm managed approximately $7.43 trillion in assets on behalf of investors worldwide.