IT Program Manager - Technology Transformation, Vice President IT Program Manager - Technology Transformation,  …

State Street Corporation
in Boston, MA, United States
Permanent, Full time
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State Street Corporation
in Boston, MA, United States
Permanent, Full time
Be the first to apply
State Street Corporation
IT Program Manager - Technology Transformation, Vice President
We are currently seeking a senior technology leader who will be responsible for driving, planning, and governance of prioritized technology deliverables across multiple applications, in support of GA's CRD/Alpha implementation program (Project Rainier). The role will align with multiple business and IT groups to have insight into our Alpha future state roadmap and partner with other leadership across the technology organization to deliver scalable and robust solutions within defined timeframes.

The successful candidate will have strong business and technology acumen, build partnerships, foster close collaboration and work hand in hand with the business and technology teams. The candidate must possess an inherent understanding of technologies, relationships between technology, data, operations, and business areas to accomplish speed to market technology solutions for GA's ongoing technology transformation initiatives. This role will also provide specific oversight and guidance on GA's Alternative Investments technology platforms.

Why this role is important to us
The team you will be joining is a part of State Street Global Advisors, one of the biggest asset managers in the world, that provides services to the world's governments, institutions and financial advisors across the globe. With over four decades of experience and trillions of dollars in assets under management, we offer one of the broadest selections of services across asset classes, risk profiles, regions and styles. As pioneers in index, ETF, and ESG investing, we are always inventing new ways to invest.
Join us if making your mark in the asset management industry from day one is a challenge you are up for.

As the IT Program Manager for Technology Transformation, you will:
  • Align with business and IT stakeholders to gain insight into our future transformation roadmap, and partner with global leaders to understand the multidimensional impacts across technology, operational procedures, and the organization
  • Define, govern, and continuously evolve the technology strategy we are implementing with a focus on a successful and stable roadmap
  • Establish relationships with all stakeholders to ensure the right engagement and alignment is achieved for each initiative
  • Establish a framework with clearly defined scope, timelines, and cost model for each initiative
  • Work with Finance and Business Management Office for business case approvals and manage deliverables to the agreed upon goals
  • Provide program level guidance and clarity to other technology leaders within the organization
  • Provide leadership to application and functional Product Owners, subject matter experts, and business stakeholders to implement solutions
  • Oversee onboarding initiatives for other open employee and contractor roles within the team

These skills will help you succeed in this role:
  • Proven track record leading complex technology programs that impact multiple organizations
  • People management experience
  • Detailed knowledge of the Asset Management or Investment Management industry
  • Excellent communication skills and confidence in dealing with all levels of the organization, both internal and external
  • Senior level presentation skills

Education & Preferred Qualifications:
  • Qualified degree
  • Financial Services background, including investment or asset management
  • Information technology expertise

About State Street
What we do. State Street is one of the largest custodian banks, asset managers and asset intelligence companies in the world. From technology to product innovation, we're making our mark on the financial services industry. For more than two centuries, we've been helping our clients safeguard and steward the investments of millions of people. We provide investment servicing, data & analytics, investment research & trading and investment management to institutional clients.

Work, Live and Grow. We make all efforts to create a great work environment. Our benefits packages are competitive and comprehensive. Details vary by location, but you may expect generous medical care, insurance and savings plans, among other perks. You'll have access to flexible Work Programs to help you match your needs. And our wealth of development programs and educational support will help you reach your full potential.

Inclusion, Diversity and Social Responsibility. We truly believe our employees' diverse backgrounds, experiences and perspectives are a powerful contributor to creating an inclusive environment where everyone can thrive and reach their maximum potential while adding value to both our organization and our clients. We warmly welcome candidates of diverse origin, background, ability, age, sexual orientation, gender identity and personality. Another fundamental value at State Street is active engagement with our communities around the world, both as a partner and a leader. You will have tools to help balance your professional and personal life, paid volunteer days, matching gift programs and access to employee networks that help you stay connected to what matters to you.

State Street is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer.
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Company Overview

From technology and product innovation to corporate responsibility and community development, we're making our mark on the financial services industry. For more than two centuries, we've been helping our clients safeguard and steward the investments of millions of people - strengthening markets, building communities and creating opportunities for growth.

We owe that longevity to the commitment, expertise and creativity of our employees. Our continued success depends on our ability to attract and develop the best talent in the industry. That's why we're keenly focused on employee development, corporate citizenship and inclusion.

For us, success comes in the mark we make as an organization - for the industry, our clients, our communities and each other.

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