DST Systems Investment Data Analyst in Albany, New York

The speed of technology. The influx of data. Shifting regulations. Increased customer expectations.

That's where you'll find DST, helping clients find opportunity in ever-changing and complex customer, business, and regulatory requirements. Mastering complexity is a constantly changing and evolving challenge – one that only a few people can embrace and thrive upon.

If you see your opportunity in complexity, then we are the right fit for you.

Job Description:

Organizational Overview

While working at DST Financial Services, you will help our clients discover opportunities in the complexities associated with mounting inflows of data, rapid technological advancements, shifting regulatory change, rising security risks and increasing demands from their customers. Your job is to help our clients discover opportunity through technology, strategic advisory and business improvement solutions. You will work with some of the world’s leading Alternative Asset Managers, Asset Management Service Companies, Banking Companies, Broker-Dealers, Distribution Companies, Insurance Companies and Retirement Companies. Everyday our global offices in Australia, the United Kingdom and the United States work together to master the complexity of the financial industry to transform the most challenging tasks into opportunity and competitive advantage.

Role Overview

Investment Data Specialists are responsible for ensuring that all components of the internal DST system and Client Monthly Data Updates in Albany are completed correctly and on schedule as assigned. This includes retrieving and processing monthly and daily investment data files, collecting and processing all scheduled and off-schedule data files provided by 50+ clients each month.

Responsibilities

  • Monitors the reporting database, schedules jobs, receives, generates, extracts/queries, compiles, and edits data from various sources to produce operational reports for internal and external use

  • Create, run, modify, and manage investment update routines and programs as needed for new and existing clients

  • evaluate and identify current routines for incoming data files where improvements can be implemented to improve efficiencies and client experiences

  • may be asked to research investment-related issues and provide answers and explanations that can be used in communications with clients, both internal and external.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree and 3 years of work-related experience, or a Master’s degree and 1 year of work-related experience, or 5 years equivalent work-related experience

  • Must be detail-oriented with strong organizational and project management skills

  • Must be proficient in Excel

  • Ability to work under tight deadlines

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Location:

Albany New York

DST is an equal opportunity employer and values a diverse and inclusive workplace. All qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, genetic information, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. For more information about Equal Opportunity in the Workplace please click here and here. DST is committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodation to job applicants with disabilities. If you are a qualified individual with a disability and need an accommodation or accessibility assistance to complete the online application, please contact us at PeopleCenter@dstsystems.com for assistance.

DST Systems, Inc. is a leading provider of specialized technology, strategic advisory, and business operations outsourcing to the financial and healthcare industries. Combining unmatched industry knowledge, critical infrastructure and service excellence, DST helps companies master complexity in the world’s most demanding industries to ensure they continually stay ahead of and capitalize on ever-changing customer, business and regulatory requirements.

We work with companies in some of the world’s most demanding industries where rapid shifts in consumer, regulatory, and technology trends are increasingly affecting how our clients do business. For them, keeping up in a landscape of constant change is becoming more and more complex. Through our technology, strategic advisory, and business improvement solutions we work with clients to help them stay ahead of and capitalize on customer, business, and regulatory change.

Mastering complexity is not an end-state. It’s a constantly changing and evolving challenge – one that only a few people can embrace and thrive upon. If you see your opportunity in complexity, then we are the right fit for you.