FactSet, Hyderabad, Job Openings

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Company’s Profile: FactSet India Pvt. Ltd. is a wholly owned subsidiary of FactSet Research Systems Inc.

FactSet Research Systems is a major supplier of online integrated financial and economic information to the investment management and banking industries. The Company was formed in 1978 and now conducts operations from twenty three locations worldwide. For analysts, portfolio managers, investment bankers and other financial professionals, FactSet is a comprehensive, one-stop source of financial information and analytics. FactSet combines more than 200 databases into a single online information system. FactSet, with over $550 million in annual revenues, is headquartered in Norwalk, Connecticut and employs over 2000 people worldwide.

Oracle DBA:
FactSet is currently looking for a talented and motivated individual to join our System administration group. This position will involve managing Oracle 9i systems running under Windows. The Administrator will work closely with other Software and Systems Engineers to manage production data center systems for FactSet. Flexible scheduling and 7x24 on-call rotation is a must, since system upgrades and maintenance are frequently performed outside of normal business hours.

Educational Qualifications : B. Tech (Computer Science)
Experience : 5 – 10 Years

* Experience with Oracle 9i
* Oracle database administration [industry] experience (4+ years)
* Experience with a production environment
* Excellent verbal and written communication skills
* Financial industry experience would be of additional value

Application Developer:
FactSet is looking for a talented and motivated engineer to specialize in desktop application development. Although experience in Visual FoxPro or Visual Basic is preferred, FactSet is willing to train. The engineer will be responsible for developing and maintaining our financial data research applications. Work will include the design and development of Visual FoxPro, Visual Basic and C#.net application interface forms, and reports. The engineer must have experience in using SQL Server as the back-end server for the database. This engineering group will transition to C#.net within the next few years, so .net experience is a plus.

Educational Qualifications : B. Tech (Computer Science)
Experience : 2 – 4 Years

* Experience with an object oriented programming languages
* Visual FoxPro, VB, or C# Developer preferred
* Experience developing GUIs (Graphical User Interfaces)
* Experience with relational databases (SQL Server/Transact SQL or Oracle)
* Ability to work independently

Manager-IT:
Corporate Support Services supports systems and technologies that advance workplace productivity throughout the organisation. Responsibilities of t Manger-IT include supporting and deploying computing systems, providing end-user support and training, proactively promoting computing best practices. He works closely with employees and other support teams to handle day-to-day activities making use of tracking and monitoring tools, such as the Incidents Database. Occasional travel to other offices for onsite support and maintenance of documentation and procedures including potential unscheduled travel might be required as needs dictate. This role may also require participation on the on-call scheme / shift work. (Need to check with HR on the implication of this locally)

A successful candidate for this role will have strong technical and troubleshooting skills along with a strong desire to continuously improve infrastructure and the corporate computing environment. The employee is expected to be an escalation point for Data Centre Operations as well as the ability to negotiate resolutions.

Educational Qualifications : B. Tech
Experience : 6 – 8 Years

* Proficiency with current computing skills
* Strong PC skill base centering in Microsoft Operating Systems, Microsoft Desktop Applications, IP Telephony Support, PC/Laptop Hardware Repair and Lotus Notes
* Knowledge of thin client computing environments
* Knowledge of Windows 2003 Server and Citrix Metaframe
* Familiarity with networking devices and concepts
* Microsoft Certification(s)
* Cisco Certification(s)

Apply to: Kamesh
Company Website www.factset.com