Data Analyst - New York Life Investments


Date: May 9, 2021

Location: Jersey City, NJ, US

Company: New York Life Insurance Co


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Job Summary

New York Life Investment Management’s Investment Consulting Group (ICG) is seeking a Data Analyst/Developer to join the team in providing risk management of various investment strategies across a multi-boutique structure. This high-exposure, individual contributor role will be based in NYLIM’s Jersey City, NJ, office.


Job Description

The Data Analyst will provide data and technical support for ICG to assess and monitor many investment strategies including equity, fixed income, as well as alternative investments. 



  • Automate data flow and reconcile data used in several portfolio analytics systems
  • Implement and manage new reports for various users in the firm using different development tools
  • Working with different groups in the firm to deliver data promptly in different platforms
  • Provide support for existing code base and contribute to enhance the processes
  • Provide support for daily reports process


Key Attributes

  • Investment product knowledge (Equities, Futures, FX, Fixed Income, Options, Bank Debt, Swaps, etc.
  • Strong critical thinking skills and a high degree of intellectual curiosity
  • A belief in continuous improvement and an unrelenting attention to detail and high degree of accuracy
  • Strong time management skills
  • Ability to work both independently as well as a team on multiple time-sensitive projects



  • At least 2+ years of experience
  • Bachelor’s degree is required (Master’s degree preferred) and course work in Finance, Mathematics, Engineering or Computer Science is preferred
  • Hands-on experience with one or more programming languages preferred (e.g. Python, C#, JAVA, etc.)
  • Database Experience preferred (e.g. MS SQL, My SQL, Oracle, Hadoop, etc.)
  • Business Intelligence tool experience preferred (e.g. Tableau, QlikView, Power BI, etc.)
  • Hands-on experience supporting one or more performance and risk-based platforms preferred (e.g. FactSet, Bloomberg, POINT, Aladdin, etc.)




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