The mba Team

Looking for an aviation career with one of the top international consulting firms? Join the mba team. mba has always maintained a focus on seeking out committed, knowledgeable, and driven people to join our team, considered among the finest in the industry.  mba’s approach strikes a carefully considered balance between decades of industry expertise and the dynamism, energy, and enthusiasm of recent college graduates.

Financial Analyst – Aviation (Posted June 15, 2017)

mba is currently seeking a qualified individual for the full time Financial Analyst. This entry level position is within the Business Valuation and Economic Analysis Group.

Duties Include:

  • Assist in developing and maintaining Excel based advanced valuation and economic models, including financial decision models used in commercial aircraft assets backed securitization (ABS)
  • Complete detailed cash flow forecasting and data analysis for airline route performance
  • Write comprehensive reports and perform SWOT analysis on a variety of subjects, including aviation assets, commercial carrier financial status and business plan creation and review
  • Perform business valuation and due diligence on aviation investments for private equity and hedge funds
  • Engage in business development activities including client presentations, proposals, meetings and conferences
  • Procure data, perform research and conduct other project related analysis using proprietary internal data and external publications such as Boeing Current Market Outlook, Airbus Global Market Forecast and Department of Transportation Form 41 data
  • Keep up-to-date on industry news, assets, and financial atmosphere

Skill Set – Required:

  • Undergraduate degree in  accounting, finance, business or other business related degree
  • Good working knowledge of corporate financial statements
  • Strong understanding of commonly used valuation methodology
  • Advanced excel skills
  • Must apply for and obtain a CVA/ABV within 18 months of employment
  • Must be authorized to work in the United States (Employment Eligibility Verification (I-9) Form)
  • Business hours 9:00-5:30, M-F

Skill Set – Preferred:

  • CPA
  • Knowledge of VBA or other programming languages
  • Keen interest in aviation industry

Benefits:

  • Health and Dental Insurance
  • Long-Term Disability Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
  • Paid Parking at offices
  • Paid-Time-Off (PTO)
  • 401K participation with company match contribution

For more information, or to submit your resume for review, please contact Ms. Jennifer Atkins directly at jenna@mba.aero, or +1 703 276 3200.

Database Administrator (Posted June 1, 2017)

mba is currently seeking a qualified individual for the full time or part time position of Database Administrator. The Database Administrator is responsible for leading the charge in providing our clients with the most efficient digital access to the services Morten Beyer & Agnew (mba) has to offer. This includes overseeing the development and organization of the databases, assessment and implementation of new technologies, and providing the IT organization with a long-term perspective on the relationship of database technology to the business opportunities facing mba. A successful candidate will help achieve a state-of-the-art environment that meets current and future objectives. This will include providing technical support and administration of all database installations, designing and scheduling.

Duties Include:

  • Database administration – install, configure, upgrade and migrate existing databases (listed below)
  • Solid knowledge of physical and logical database design
  • Set up highly available architecture
  • Automate various DBA tasks
  • Optimize database performance
  • Monitor the database for integrity and solve outstanding issues
  • Review processes and identify areas of improvement
  • Troubleshoot and optimize queries and performance bottlenecks

Skill Set – Required:

  • MySQL and or PostgreSQL DBA experience in a 24×7 production environment
  • 3 – 6 years of database management/administration experience
  • 3+ years in a production DB support role
  • Experience with data normalization and data relationships
  • Experience writing and troubleshooting stored procedures
  • Experience with FreeBSD, LINUX, Dtrace, Go, ZFS
  • Package building and upgrades in a production environment ( MySQL / PostgreSQL 9.x )
  • Experience with git
  • Mastery of one or more of: SQL, Python, Perl, Bash, Ruby or other scripting language
  • Understanding of virtualization and clustered environments
  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience
  • Business hours 9:00-5:30 M-F

Skill Set – Preferred:

  • MySQL Database Administration experience
  • PostgreSQL Database Administration experience
  • Interest in the Aviation Industry

For more information, or to submit your resume for review, please contact Ms. Jennifer Atkins directly at jenna@mba.aero, or +1 703 276 3200.

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