Phone :212-293-6970

The Job

Undertaking the development of a next generation of cross asset global Pricing services and is looking to build out its product infrastructure focusing on client integration and data application projects. These new services provide a single consolidated view of the Interactive Data content universe across the full capital markets universe including:

• Security Master
• Detailed terms and conditions
• Market data including:

o Daily market pricing and timeseries history
o Daily evaluated pricing and timeseries history
o Intraday tick-by-tick histories

• Global symbology
• Business Entity data
• Corporate Actions

These services target business functions across the front, middle and back office on a global scale via multiple interfaces including data transfer, web services, and managed database services.

Where You'll Work

Job Location: NYC

What You'll Do

The Reference Data Infrastructure team is responsible for the coordination and integration of deliverables across the entire range of activities and supporting client implementation. It has the ultimate responsibility for the full product lifecycle from inception and design through to obsolescence and withdrawal. The team is fully cross functional with members contributing to the success of the full product range.

The role of Project Manager includes the following responsibilities:

• Project definition and analysis in order to structure, size and manage the execution of multiple client and internal projects in parallel

• Day-to-day supervision of project execution across multiple contributor groups spread across Development, Systems & Network Operations, Product Management, Customer Service and other areas

• Serve as the point representative to customers, primary project stakeholders a management

• Provide regular communications detailing progress of project against budget and schedule

• Assess and monitor all potential risks to which individual projects are exposed; define and put into practice mitigation strategies

• Maintain and manage project documentation library

• Identify project delivery milestones and verify completeness and hand off to dependent project resources and teams

• Support and coordinate early access program, alpha testing, and beta testing including follow up an client acceptance

Professionals in the group are at the center of product development processes and as such are directly engaged across the company’s business lines. It is a fast paced and highly stimulating environment, with very high performance and quality standards.

Must Have Skills

Qualifications

Energetic, results oriented individuals with a “can do” attitude are required with the following skill sets:

• Bachelor’s degree or equivalent combined level of education and directly related work experience

• Minimum 10 years experience in the capital markets IT industry with a demonstrable track record in delivering both client and internal projects

• Exceptionally strong communications skills in written English and familiarity with formal project and product documentation

• Demonstrable experience in the application of formal project management processes and a clear understanding of software product life cycles (ISO, Prince 2 and/or CMM certification desired)

• Successful track record of managing software development and integration projects in the capital markets sector. Experience in Enterprise Data Management projects a major plus

• Strong knowledge of reference data, corporate actions, and pricing services and the use cases to which they are applied in the customer organization. Deep understanding of global capital markets information and business processes

• Demonstrable management experience and successful track record in team building and networking both within an international organization as well as externally with clients and industry professionals

• Working knowledge of current relational database technologies (transact-SQL in particular), strong MS-Excel skills, MS-Sharepoint and familiarity with XML

How to Apply

To Apply for this AI position with a leader in the industry, you may visit our application page located at:
Excelsior Fintech Contact Page