Data Analytics

Research Analyst

Direct Hire/Permanent

Accounting Career Consultants

Research Analyst St. Louis, MO

Job Reference: JOB-20298


Why is This a Great Opportunity?

Newly created role within a growing entrepreneurial investment firm. This role is for someone who has experience and interest with both financial markets and programming. This company has a very casual environment, and the team has a lot of fun and comradery. The person in this role will also have regular exposure to highly successful individuals that will translate into a huge learning opportunity. Apply confidentially today!


Job Description

  • Strategically identify opportunities through analyzing historical and current market data
  • Write code using R for back testing of various strategies
  • Build and maintain R code used to identify and remove errors from data sets
  • Better current strategies by improving modeling and new data integration
  • Create and maintain relationships with vendors
  • Complete ongoing research on industry specific futures and options
  • Continuously build and improve data intake pipelines
  • Provide support for back office needs
  • Utilize R code for data scrubbing, storing and downloading purposes
  • Must have technical, analytical, and problem-solving skills and
  • Possess the ability to perform and deliver in deadline-based situations



  • Bachelors in Accounting, Finance, Economics, Math, Computer Science, or similar Degree (Masters, or other designations a plus)

  • Understanding/passion for capital markets/commodity training preferred

  • 2+ years of requisite experience of data analyst, or research analyst experience.

  • Stock trading experience

  • 1+ years programming experience (Python, C++, R, Matlab, or Java; 3+ years preferred)

  • Must be strong in Excel (Advanced User)







Nick Sikorski
Search Consultant

I look forward to assisting you with your search and assessing whether this role could be a good fit for you. Please apply for confidential consideration!

Tel: 314-292-7903 | Email:

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