Dow Jones Data Integrity Analyst in PRINCETON, New Jersey

Job Description:

DATA INTEGRITY ANALYST

The Data Integrity Analyst is an associate level opportunity on the Market Data team within Data Strategy. The Market Data team manages financial markets data quality and delivery to all Dow Jones products. The Data Integrity Analyst’s primary responsibility will be to research, monitor, and update, if necessary, data originating from exchange or OTC (over-the-counter) feeds using proprietary tools and web-based resources. The analyst will also take part in special projects and quality reporting tasks.

Key Responsibilities

Under supervision, the Data Integrity Analyst will:

  • Oversee the acquisition and maintenance of global financial data from multiple sources and stored in proprietary databases

  • Ensure the data has been received in the proper format at the appropriate time, is correct, and is suitable for publication

  • Use existing data integrity tools and/or create new proactive solutions to identify erroneous data points

  • Troubleshoot and resolve quality issues with sourced, processed and/or consolidated data, irrespective of cause

  • Provide timely and complete resolution of ad-hoc internal and external data queries

  • Perform testing of new or enhanced system functionality

  • Support training of future members of staff

  • Other special projects as required

Position Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience

  • Ideal candidate will have 0-4 years experience in field

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

  • Attention to detail

  • Ability to meet tight deadlines

  • Understanding of machinations of global financial markets

  • Intermediate proficiency in Microsoft Excel; ability to write and utilize basic functions and macros.

  • Knowledge of SQL and VBA preferred

Company Overview:

Dow Jones is a global provider of news and business information, delivering content to consumers and organizations around the world across multiple formats, including print, digital, mobile and live events. Dow Jones has produced unrivaled quality content for more than 125 years and today has one of the world’s largest news gathering operations globally. It produces leading publications and products including the flagship Wall Street Journal, America’s largest newspaper by paid circulation; Factiva, Barron’s, MarketWatch, Financial News, DJX, Dow Jones Risk & Compliance, Dow Jones Newswires, and Dow Jones VentureSource.

Equal Opportunity Employer:

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status. EEO/AA/M/F/Disabled/Vets

Requisition ID 2016-29057

Job Locations USA - NJ-PRINCETON

Job Function Data/Content

Business Area DATA STRATEGY

Job Area1 Professional Information Business

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