Asset Management - Newark (NJ), NJ Director, Business Intelligence Analytics
About the position
PGIM Fixed Income is a global asset manager offering active solutions across all fixed income markets. The company has offices in Newark, New Jersey, London, Tokyo and Singapore. As of December 31, 2019, the firm has $851 billion of assets under management including $365 billion in institutional assets, $159 billion in retail assets, and $327 billion in proprietary assets. Over 790 institutional asset owners have entrusted PGIM Fixed Income with their assets.
Who We Look For:
In PGIM Fixed Income, our technology group is a dynamic, fast-paced environment, with exciting changes on the horizon under new senior leadership. We are looking for a lead business intelligence resource to align with senior leaders in creating a Center of Excellence for all new visualization and data analytics within the various departments in Fixed Income. Our ideal candidate will have proven experience in leading teams in building dynamic analytics report/dashboards for financial end-users. The right candidate for this role will identify this challenge as a unique and valuable opportunity to help drive our global technology transformation, so if this sounds interesting, then PGIM could be the place for you.
What You Will Do:
Align with senior leaders in establishing a new BI Analytic Center of Excellence within PGIM Fixed Income, determining the ideal BI tech stack for our end-users
Lead a small team of BI specialists with backend platform expertise and front-end consultancy capability
Transform complex reporting needs into technical specifications, including calculations, custom groups, parameters, filtering criteria, aggregations etc. Breakdown complex requirements into user stories, and drive delivery with the product team
Recommend best practices from both a technical and process perspective as related to Tableau development
Groom large datasets for optimal performance and maintainability
Troubleshoot issues as they occur, identify criticality and impact, and provide appropriate workarounds
Oversee and handle all support, ticket resolution, feature requests and defect tracking
What You Will Need:
7+ years of Tableau application development experience, including visualizations, parameters, and report optimization
3+ years of experience in a BI Lead role, including implementation of best practices and SDLC concepts
Demonstrated experience with leading, coaching and developing a team of technical resources
Expertise across multiple BI platforms and data visualization tools include Tableau and Power BI
Solid exposure to ETL toolsets used to extract data into queryable format ready to analyze such as Alteryx
Strong experience with performance tuning business intelligence and database platforms for maximum performance in each technical configuration
Expertise with multiple database platforms including relational databases (ie. SQL Server and Oracle) as well as cloud-based data warehouses such as Amazon Redshift and Snowflake
Experience with both server and desktop-based data visualization tools
Expertise with managing and mining very large internal and external data sets
Good experience with sourcing external data sets to meet business needs
Demonstrated experience with testing business hypotheses, asking the right questions to provoke thoughts from business users and ultimately using data to test and validate hypothesis
Very strong experience with quickly building data visualization worksheets and dashboards to analyze, view and interpret data sets
Demonstrated experience with using predictive, prescriptive and descriptive data analytics to test, question and solve business problems
Have a consulting mindset when working with internal clients across multiple departments of the organization
Ideally familiar with financial services datasets across investment, product and distribution functions - not essential but highly desirable
Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or equivalent, with a strong preference in a Data-centric major.
Want to learn more about PGIM and their success: By The Numbers
Prudential is a multinational financial services leader with operations in the United States, Asia, Europe, and Latin America. Leveraging its heritage of life insurance and asset management expertise, Prudential is focused on helping individual and institutional customers grow and protect their wealth. The company's well-known Rock symbol is an icon of strength, stability, expertise and innovation that has stood the test of time. Prudential's businesses offer a variety of products and services, including life insurance, annuities, retirement-related services, mutual funds, asset management, and real estate services.
We recognize that our strength and success are directly linked to the quality and skills of our diverse associates. We are proud to be a place where talented people who want to make a difference can grow as professionals, leaders, and as individuals. Visit www.prudential.com to learn more about our values, our history and our brand.
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