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Surveillance Analyst



Rockville, MD, USA
Posted on Sunday, September 10, 2023
MarketWatch analysts work in a dynamic, fast-paced, team-oriented environment and are responsible for real-time surveillance of Nasdaq's three equity trading markets. The Nasdaq MarketWatch team uses advanced technology to monitor trading, review disclosures from Nasdaq-listed companies, and make referrals of potentially violative conduct.
  • Responsible for surveillance of real-time trading and post trade analysis for Nasdaq's three equity trading markets;
  • Completes basic interventions in trading, e.g. trade breaks and trading halts, with assistance and oversight from senior analysts and MarketWatch management.
  • Assists with monitoring markets to detect anomalies, review electronically generated alerts, and address market participant inquires.
  • Helps keep the markets fair, orderly, and efficient through implementation of a comprehensive web of regulatory surveillance scrutiny and action.
  • Education Required: Degree in Business/Finance or related discipline, or equivalent work experience
  • Experience Required: Up to 1 year +

Come as You Are

Nasdaq is an equal opportunity employer. We positively encourage applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates regardless of age, color, disability, national origin, ancestry, race, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, veteran status, genetic information, or any other status protected by applicable law.

We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request an accommodation.

What We Offer

We’re proud to offer a competitive rewards package that is meaningful, recognizes the unique needs of our employees and their families and incentivizes employees for their contribution to Nasdaq’s overall success.

In addition to base salary, Nasdaq offers significant other compensation (annual bonus/commissions and equity), benefits, and opportunity for growth. Exact compensation may vary based on several job-related factors that are unique to each candidate, including but not limited to: skill set, experience, education/training, business needs and market demands.

Nasdaq’s programs and rewards are intended to allow our employees to:

  • Secure Wealth: 401(k) program with 6% employer match, Employee Stock Purchase Program with 15% discount, Student loan repayment program up to $10k, Company paid life and disability plans, Generous paid time off
  • Prioritize Health: Comprehensive medical, dental and vision coverage, Health spending account with employer contribution, Paid flex days to support mental wellbeing, Gym membership discounts
  • Care for Family: Hybrid home/office schedule (for most positions), Paid parental leave, Fertility benefits, Paid bereavement leave
  • Connect with Community: Company gift matching program, Employee resource groups, Paid volunteer days
  • Grow Career: Education Assistance Program, Robust job skills training and Professional development opportunities

For more information, visit Nasdaq Benefits & Rewards Career page.