One of the most successful financial firms in the world, located in Chicago,
IL is seeking a Sybase Data Analyst to join their team. This is a great
opportunity to be a part of a fast-paced, entrepreneurial company where the
focus is on results. This firm has a state-of-the-art Sybase ASE database
environment and is one of the largest Sybase shops in the Midwest US. You
will be responsible for analysis of large scale data sets with a focus on
creation and automation of statistical models for prediction of financial
and economic variables. You will also be responsible for extraction
transformation and loading of datasets as needed by the trading desk, data
architecture, database administration, performance monitoring and tuning,
and database integrity. This is an exciting opportunity with a company that
will challenge you and reward your hard work.


- Bachelors degree in a quantitative subject such as Physical Sciences,
Mathematics/Statistics, Engineering, Economics/Econometrics, etc.
- Minimum 3 years professional development or data modeling experience
- Proficiency with SQL. Experience with SAS is a plus.
- Database modeling experience.
- Strong knowledge of relational databases (Sybase ASE) and methods for
efficiently retrieving data from them.
- Experience programming in scripting languages such as k-shell, c-shell,
and Perl.
- C++ programming skills a plus.
- Strong UNIX background.
- Experience in data analysis and problem solving with large data sets.

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Rich Moss
Moss Search, LTD
(630) 724-9000