Database Analyst – Financial Services

Eleven Recruiting - San Francisco, CA

Our client is looking for a Database Analyst to join their team in San Francisco.

This role is hands-on and demands application architecture and development experience, the ability to analyze complex business and technology problems and work closely with other technologists to ensure the best system outcomes.



  • Support the client's employees by creating, extending and maintaining front office in-house, as well as customized vendor applications, for trading, investing and analytics
  • Develop front office solutions for trade order management, Portfolio and CLO compliance, allocation waterfalls, and debt/borrowing base compliance
  • Enhance the cash management component for sizing/trading CLOs and other credit strategies to optimize the use of cash; Improve cash forecasting ability
  • Develop reports and analytic tools to assist the desk in understanding holdings, cash, NAV positions
  • Use market data and internal data marts to create innovative tools to screen assets for portfolio sizing and compliance
  • Integrate, support and extend third party systems (particularly Black Mountain Systems Everest) to complement our in house developed solutions
  • Cover a range of functional disciplines including portfolio management trading, investment monitoring MIS tools, fund accounting, cash position reconciliation, pre/post trade compliance
  • Drive projects successfully to completion, on-time, with a focus on quality and proper testing
  • Analyze complex business problems and translate them into technical solutions
  • Manage stakeholder relationships to prioritize business priorities and deliverables
  • Be a trusted advisor to the Front Office, Operations and Finance teams and make recommendations on how technology can improve processes and provide better information for decision making
  • Help to develop the next generation strategic credit platform and data models
  • Develop, support and enforce best practices and technology standards within the team
  • Leverage data to build tools to help with Front office analysis and automation of operational processes


  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science, engineering or related technical field
  • 3-5 years of experience in Financial Services Technology, preferably on the buy side
  • Significant experience in relational databases and SQL – needs to be comfortable writing and troubleshooting complex SQL code
  • 3+ years of experience in application development or programming
  • Experience with order management systems, such as BMS/Everest, EZE, Charles River, or similar
  • Knowledge of credit instruments and the credit market
  • Experience supporting mission critical systems such as trading, pricing, risk, order management, etc
  • DevOps or automated testing experience a plus
  • Experience working with front office investment professionals
  • Credit Accounting experience a plus

Posted On: Friday, November 8, 2019
Compensation: $140,000

Tagged: finance Data

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