New York City · Job # 7877BK
You will be responsible for overseeing mission-critical software development projects, many of which are executed in the company’s remote offices. You will be responsible for project planning across the firm's IT groups. Besides traditional project management, we also expect this Project Manager will work closely with traders to translate their requirements into software. This is a great opportunity for the right candidate to learn more about software development in the proprietary financial space.
The ideal candidate will have an undergraduate or graduate degree in engineering, computer science, economics, or math, as well as a background or demonstrated interest in software development. Interest or experience working with people in different parts of the world is a plus. He or she must possess exceptional verbal and written communication skills and be capable of working seamlessly over email, videoconference, and phone. The ability to influence others, with or without formal authority, is a must; outstanding organizational skills are also required.