Military Veterans are Encouraged to Apply. Job Details: FIXED INCOME OPERATIONS AND TECHNOLOGY ANALYST
WHAT IS THE OPPORTUNITY?
This position will be responsible for supporting Fixed Income operations and technology with a primary focus on technology coordination, system improvement and maintenance. This role will interface with our external and internal technology partners for day-to-day system updates, system communication, support and design. Responsibilities include ownership of Fixed Income technology processes, supporting analytics, trading systems and regular day-to-day operations, including ad hoc projects focusing on utilizing available technology and operational improvements. This position will process and understand the technology infrastructure and to help pioneer the next generation connectivity to electronic venues and design approaches to transactional automation. Secondary duties include backup trading and may participate in investment management strategies. The role may also participate in other areas such as marketing, data analysis and market research. Proficiency with statistical software and programming is an advantage for this role.
Wealth Management Division: City National Rochdale As a member of City National Rochdale, the company's Wealth Management group, you will provide white-glove service focused on intelligently personalized portfolio management for high-net-worth individuals, families, and institutions. For 30 years, City National Rochdale has helped clients achieve their goals, operating as a nimble, responsive, local boutique investment firm.
WHAT WILL YOU DO?
System support for the Fixed Income portfolio management and trading. Cross collaboration with internal and external technology partners to ensure efficient communication between systems. Interface with information technology to create efficiencies between groups and to facilitate the sharing of data. Assist in utilizing systems to create repeatable, effective presentation formats. Study, recommend and support trading connectivity through CNR systems and electronic trading venues and other platforms. Support systems capabilities for portfolio attribution development. Support portfolio management tools to facilitate the process of separate account management and mutual funds. Other ad hoc technology based initiatives relating to the fixed income business and marketing efforts. Leverage technology to enhance CNR's digital transformation initiatives. Thought leadership and front-line role in FI process improvement integration with broader CNR systems and new technology. WHAT DO YOU NEED TO SUCCEED
Must-Have* Bachelor's Degree Minimum 3 years' experience in the financial markets Minimum 1 year experience in operational role, trading support and/or technology initiatives Skills and Knowledge Preferred 7+ years' experience in financial markets Preferred 3+ years' experience in operational role, trading support and/or technology initiatives Proficiency in Microsoft Office and previous exposure to marketing Exposure to project management, systems design, database management, Back Office settlement and fixed income trading and portfolio management Utilization and/or exposure to programming, especially with statistical programming languages R Python SQL Ability to format statistical data utilizing statistical programming languages Data Visualization Tools (Tableau, etc...) LaTex (Organizing R and Python analysis into reporting form) Networking and system architecture *To be considered for this position you must meet at least these basic qualifications The preceding job description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this classification. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job.
INCLUSION AND EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYMENT City National Bank is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity and inclusion. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status or any other basis protected by law.
ABOUT CITY NATIONAL
We start with a basic premise: Business is personal. Since day one we've always gone further than the competition to help our clients, colleagues and community flourish. City National Bank was founded in 1954 by entrepreneurs for entrepreneurs and that Legacy of integrity, community and unparalleled client relationships continues to drive phenomenal growth today. City National is a subsidiary of Royal Bank of Canada, one of North America's leading diversified financial services companies.