Skills, knowledge and abilities required:
Understanding of Markit EDM and Extract, Transform, and Load (ETL) development concepts and expertise at creating user interfaces and error validation routines in Markit EDM using Agile development methodologies.
Understanding of batch scheduling system usage and implementation concepts
Proficiency in SQL coding and tuning, especially MS SQL.
Ability to resolve defects associated with testing activities
Experience integrating applications
Experience interacting with data warehouses
Familiarity with investment systems in general (such as trading systems, portfolio management systems, risk management systems, etc.)
Experience with development of Markit EDM plugins,MSMQ and XSLTs.
Excellent interpersonal skills; comfort and competence in dealing with various levels of the organization. Requires an ability to interface with multiple constituent groups and build sustainable relationships
Strong, effective communication skills (verbal and written).
Strong analytical, problem solving and data mining skills.
Work well independently, and be a team player.
Experience with Markit EDM upgrades.