• Highly Competitive
  • New York, NY, USA
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Hamlyn Williams
  • 2019-05-23

A fast-growing asset manager is currently in process of expanding its Investment Technology Team which develops and implements the software required to support asset management. The successful candidate will have a strong understanding of equity data and will be responsible for project management, requirements analysis, infrastructure, development, quality assurance, and operations support within the Technology department.


Master’s degree or PhD in a technical discipline
Strong knowledge of equity data (Capital IQ, Bloomberg, Thomson Reuters, etc) and front/middle/back office operations
Programming experience (SQL, Python, C/C++, Java)
Several years of experience in project management or technical leadership role at a financial firm – analyzing, designing, developing and implementing business processes and supporting implementation of technology solutions


Responsible for the analysis, development, and ongoing support of technologies and analytics driven solutions, and serving as a liaison between technology and business stakeholders at all levels
Manage projects, lead meetings develop consensus, establish implementation plans, manage project schedules, and apply best practices of project management
Analyze portfolio manager requirements and translate them into implementation plans to update optimization, trading, and analytical reporting systems
Identify project issues and develop solutions collaboratively with business stakeholders; understand and mitigate technical and operational risks
Provide oversight for the various phases of testing and user acceptance of technical implementations
Evaluate and manage relationships with data vendors and technology providers​