Trading Product Manager (hedge fund) Trading Product Manager (hedge fund) …

in New York, NY
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 28 Sep 20
Highly competitive base + performance linked bonus
in New York, NY
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 28 Sep 20
Highly competitive base + performance linked bonus
Multi-strategy hedge fund is seeking to hire a Trading Product Manager to join their front office team.

The Trading Product Manager will be a key member of the team in a technically demanding role which includes responsibility for the following:

-Ownership of all technical aspects and strategic initiatives of the trading platform and systems; 
-Work closely with PM's, Traders and relevant stakeholders to identify new product and technical features; 
-Assist in the design and delivery of electronic trading solutions and features; 
-Analyze and identify opportunities to improve workflows, increase trading revenue, deliver best execution, reduce transaction costs, drive efficiencies and overall unit performance;
-Management of end-to-end product/project lifecycle (to include analysis, roadmap, requirements gathering, user stories, technical specs, delivery); 
-Assist in ongoing projects to re-design and re-architect the front-to-back trading system; 
-Coordinate highly-visible cross-functional teams (spanning analytics, compliance, legal, operations, product, quant, research, risk, technology and trading) internally to drive improvements; 
-Collaborate with technology to ensure the ongoing trading system stability via continual review, implementation of relevant metrics and issue escalation process; 
-Communicate business requirements to, and coordinate with, developers to deliver solutions;
-Point person for proposals and presentations to senior management (COO, CTO, CCO, CEO);
-Responsible for generating improved product awareness to internal and external stakeholders; 
-Own and actively promote improved SDLC in an Agile environment;
-Improve all aspects of pre-trade risk management and compliance, at-trade execution and post-trade processing and reporting via robustly documenting procedure and workflow; 
-Development of analytical tools in conjunction with technology team; 

This is a challenging, analytical role with significant visibility and access. As such, the successful candidate should possess the following:
-5+ years' relevant experience within electronic trading in operations, product, project, quantitative, technology or trading-related role;
-Exeperience with vendor, buy- or sell-side welcome;
-Asset class agnostic;
-Interest in trading and trading technology with deep knowledge of e-trading platforms and OMS/EMS;
-Experience with pricing and transaction cost analysis a plus;  
-Outstanding analytical skills and the ability to communicate effectively, translating seamlessly between the business and technology;
-A minimum of a Bachelors degree in computer science, economics, finance, math, statistics or related technical discipline;
-Hands-on technical competency with Python, R, Matlab and SQL. Additional programming languages a plus. 
-High degree of motivation, intellectual curiosity and delivery focus.

For a more detailed conversation in confidence, please apply with your resume. 

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