Senior Product Analyst

Company/ Firm Name

S&P Global/IHS Markit

Location

London, UK

Published Date

27 March 2022

About the job:

Company & Team – “About Us”



You will be working in the Dividend Forecasting Team in London. The team of 40+ is spread across seven locations globally with software engineers based in India and Romania. Dividend Forecasting provides fundamental and quantitative forecasts for 28k+ securities to help customers price derivatives, enhance investment strategies and manage risk.




Duties and Responsibilities – “Your Role”



Are you a product analyst with an interest in the financial markets and a proven track record in development and research? Do you enjoy partnering with customers to find new, innovative ways to serve markets?


We’re looking for a product analyst within the Equities, Data and Analytics division to:



  • Work across technology and business to design and build solutions that help drive the commercial success of our Dividend Forecasting product

  • Collaborate with Product, Technology and Business Development to understand priorities and ensure the timely delivery of product development initiatives

  • Understand customer segments, including derivatives and income investors, and perform market Research to proactively identify options for potential solutions

  • Elicit requirements, undertake structured analysis, and express in the form of user stories documents

  • Demonstrate a keen interest in the equity markets and contribute new ideas to solve customer problems




Job Requirements – “About You”



  • Postgraduate – Bachelor’s or master’s degree preferred

  • Minimum 5 years of relevant professional experience

  • Proven track record in product development and/or research

  • Good knowledge of requirements elicitation, structured analysis, requirement documentation, stakeholder management, use case definition

  • Experience with the JIRA and AGILE Methodology of software development

  • General technology know-how desirable (SQL, Python, AWS)

  • Demonstrable interest in the financial markets

  • Able to collaborate with product specialists and developers as well as work independently as required

  • Passionate about delivering for customers and considering their perspective

  • A team player who contributes to a positive work environment

  • Excited about innovation and growing a business



Job Benefits – “What we offer”



  • Cash incentive plan

  • Options to work from home (hybrid)

  • Flexible working hours to allow you to attend your family

  • Opportunity to work with world experts in the field

  • Strong client base and broad product line




Equal Opportunity Employer:



S&P Global is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment without regard to race/ethnicity, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, marital status, military veteran status, unemployment status, or any other status protected by law.  Only electronic job submissions will be considered for employment.


If you need an accommodation during the application process due to a disability, please send an email to: EEO.Compliance@spglobal.com and your request will be forwarded to the appropriate person.