UBS Financial Services ILM Analytics Data Analyst in Opfikon, Switzerland

Your role:

Are you passionate about coordinating multiple tasks and deliverables? Do you have strong analytical skills and attention to detail? We’re looking for someone in the Intraday Liquidity Management (ILM) stream who can:

  • Take a business concept from scratch and build up a picture of the flows and data requirements – 'roll up your sleeves and get on with it attitude'

  • Translate a business concept into a technical delivery for a data scientist to build a model

  • Be confident in operating in a greenfield space where information can be extracted from external and internal sources but building up the big picture requires diligence and digging

  • Using python/ SQL be confident in running small scripts to investigate data stored in a Hadoop/ HDFS data lake

  • Build Tableau reports to get a concept across to a user group and use the tool to distill large amounts of information in a business friendly manner

  • Define requirements and support model implementation in the form of writing detailed specifications including assisting data scientists to write model documentation for productionisation

  • Work efficiently under pressure and adapt to changing requirements in an agile manner

ILM Analytics Data Analyst



Job Type:

Full Time

Country / State:

Switzerland - Zürich

Function Category:

Business management, administration and support

Disclaimer / Policy Statements:

UBS is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We respect and seek to empower each individual and support the diverse cultures, perspectives, skills and experiences within our workforce.

Your team:

Group Treasury is responsible for the efficient management of UBS's financial resources and ALM is a trading business that manages UBS's balance sheet portfolio risks. Together, they manage and optimize the Banks consumption of balance sheet capacity, capital, liquidity and funding and manage the risk exposure of the consolidated balance sheet.

Your team focuses on Intraday Liquidity Management. The Data Analytics team is tasked with optimizing the intraday liquidity usage across multiple dimensions including UBS legal entities, accounts and currencies. The team builds technical models and works on a big data analytics platform using Hadoop/ HDFS technologies and primarily Python development. The work done by the team directly contributes to the departments financials by driving change in the way trades are booked/ settled, the way buffers externally are set and the way modelling assumptions are prescribed and used in regulatory models

Your expertise:

You have:

  • University degree in scientific/ mathematical discipline preferred

  • Some experience in a quantitative finance role specifically with experience of Python (Pandas and Numpy) and SQL

  • Strong analytical skills, mathematical fluency, and programming abilities with Python are must-have's

  • Hands-on experience with big data analytics and working with unstructured data

You are:

  • Highly numerate with logical analytical thought process and attention to detail but also able to distill complex problem sets into easy to understand solutions and explain to a user base their findings

  • A strong communicator (written and verbal), comfortable interacting with colleagues at all levels

  • Able to work with a vague concept but break down the problem and seek the information from various sources to build up the big picture

  • Able to deal with changing requirements and challenges, to juggle multiple deliverables simultaneously

  • detail oriented, structured and methodical

  • an organized individual who is able to prioritize activities and follow them through to completion

  • eager to solve complex problems with multi-disciplinary teams

  • fluent in English (other languages considered a plus)

About us:

Expert advice. Wealth management. Investment banking. Asset management. Retail banking in Switzerland. And all the support functions. That's what we do. And we do it for private and institutional clients as well as corporations around the world.

We are about 60,000 employees in all major financial centers, in more than 50 countries. Do you want to be one of us?

Your colleagues:

Join us:

We're a truly global, collaborative and friendly group of people., Having a diverse, inclusive and respectful workplace is important to us. And we support your career development, internal mobility and work-life balance. If this sounds interesting, apply now.

Job Reference #: 186952BR

Business Divisions: Corporate Center