PM/ Tech Lead

Location: New York   Sectors Change Management  

Your role will initially be to manage a large backlog of JIRAs, determining what action is required and prioritising / co-ordinating accordingly.

Candidates should ideally have the following:

  • Strong technical leadership skills (>10 years’ experience – able to define technical architecture, technical development standards and approach to be adopted for green field system build).
  • Good understanding of Risk systems, specifically CVA, FVA, DVA and Counterparty risk solutions.
  • Strong project management skills.
  • Experience of having worked for a large, financial services company.
  • Strong educational background (degree level).
  • Experience of working with Murex.
  • Good understanding of derivatives (IRS, Credit and FX derivatives) and derivates valuation and pricing.
  • Familiar with Monte Carlo based valuation solutions and architecture.
  • Good understanding of technical infrastructure (networks, servers, filesystems, connectivity solutions).
  • Capable of working under pressure.
  • Deep Java development skills (server side).
  • Good understanding of DevOps principles and tools (CI/CD, Jira, source code control solutions Git/SVn etc).
  • Proven delivery capabilities evidenced by successful project delivery.

Skills and attributes:

  • Excellent team leadership skills.
  • Very strong attention to detail.
  • Process driven – able to follow instructions and work within relevant parameters.
  • Ability to quickly learn new systems and processes.
  • Demonstrates high levels of integrity.
  • Strong decision making in a fast-paced and pressurized environment.

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  1. PM/ Tech Lead
    Location: New York Sector: Change Management
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