RIMES is specifically focused on meeting the specialist data needs of both asset managers and asset owners. A pioneer provider of cloud-based managed data services, RIMES delivers highly customized financial data over the internet. The provision of world-class data supported by first-class service remains just as much a focus for RIMES today as when the company was founded in New York in 1996.
The success of RIMES reflects a practical approach that combines leading technology with industry expertise. The RIMES fully managed service is designed, delivered and supported by a uniquely qualified team recruited from the heart of the industry. A global company, RIMES serves over 300 investment managers, private banks, custodian banks, insurance companies and pension funds in 40 countries including 60 of the 100 largest global asset managers and 8 of the 10 largest custodians by TAUM. Widely recognised as an industry leader, RIMES has earned many awards over the years.
All RIMES managed data services deliver nearly 1,000 data sources from over 200 data partners in one single, fit-for-purpose feed. RIMES currently feeds data into more than 40 third-party data warehousing, risk, performance and compliance solutions and many in-house systems. RIMES clients benefit from a world-class data operating platform without a major investment in people or technology. Firms that choose RIMES achieve more with less.
The Role and Job Responsibilities
We are currently recruiting for a Junior Implementation Engineer to join our Cyprus based team and supplement our Implementation Team. This is an excellent opportunity to join a well-established firm with a global presence and significant growth potential.
Reporting to the Implementation Team Manager, the role involves (but is by no means limited to):
Primary responsibility will be the implementation of projects for existing and new clients ensuring efficient and timely delivery. The Implementation Engineer will develop creative solutions to meet client requirements where this is required and will provide feedback to internal departments for enhancement to data and products.
The successful candidate will be exposed to a vast array of financial databases and gain a thorough understanding of equity and fixed income benchmarks. You will work closely with the Sales Engineers and other teams within RIMES in order to ascertain that the RIMES BDS and/or RDS feeds meet the client’s specifications ensuring at the same time the quality of data delivered. This will be done by creating scalable templates which will reflect the best implementation practices. Also, you will be expected to provide feedback, make suggestions and identify areas of improvement having as target to enhance the efficiency of the implementation process. By working in the implementation projects and understanding the needs of our clients, you will develop the foundations needed and the knowledge, skills and understanding to progress within the organisation.
The Implementation team is an integral part of the Sales Engineering department composed of the Implementation team and the Sales Engineering team.
Key Qualifications/Skills Required
To be considered for this role you will have the following qualifications and skills:
- Knowledge and understanding of equity and fixed income benchmark indices.
- Strong communication, interpersonal and organizational skills
- Ability to handle multiple tasks simultaneously under tight deadlines
- Ability to work within a team, as well as independently
- Desire to learn new technology and grow in an ever-changing environment
- Graduate calibre, preferably finance, mathematics or a related field
- Good knowledge of English language
- Experienced and highly proficient with MS Excel®
- Sound working knowledge of financial spreadsheets and financial databases and applications
- Numerically minded with great attention to detail
- Understanding of the Internet as used within the Financial Community
- Basic knowledge of a programming language would be desirable but not essential
To apply for this position, please email your CV to firstname.lastname@example.org and put “[RTGB1609] Junior Implementation Engineer – Cyprus” in the subject line.
RIMES is an Equal Opportunity Employer
Applicants for employment must be eligible to work in Cyprus that does not now or in the future require sponsorship of a visa for employment. No agencies please.