Project Manager

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    negotiable / monthly
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  • Posted:
    1 day ago
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    Customer Service

ITG is seeking a highly motivated Project Manager working within the technology organization.Here at ITG, technology is our middle name. Literally. With nearly half of our staff working in technology roles, our technologists empower our business to provide best-in-class service to our clients around the world. From conceptualizing ideas to bringing them to market, ITG engineers work alongside our business units to build technology for institutional traders that enables them to improve returns for investors. Projectmanage technology projects focused on next generation product offeringsBe a business analyst on projects as neededPartner with development and quality assurance, project and product managers to develop high-level delivery plans for designated projects showing the program level activities, milestones, dependencies and delivery dates Manage JIRA tasks across all groupsCo-ordinate and allocate tasks across teamsManage grooming sessions with developmentActive management of risks and options for accelerating deliveryDevelop a unified, agreed approach and procedures that provide consistency, standards and controls across projects Ensure a common set of documentation exists for projects. For BRDs, projects plans, test plans, functional documentation, release plans Manage releases related to projects Facilitate prioritisation decisions with product and technology managementWork with sponsors providing support required to aid in delivering projects on time, within costs and with the highest level of qualityManage all aspects of communication and transparency related to the projects we’re managingManage the technology scorecard and associated reports for the senior management team A bachelor’s degree or a master’s and 5+ years of experience in a global program/project management, change management, or similar role (financial services/tech preferred)PMP Certification (preferred)Knowledge of trading systems, Equity/FX/Futures/Fixed income markets (preferred)Understanding of all phases and concepts of software development, including Agile/SDLCTrack record creating large presentations and PMO required plans and supporting documentationProven leadership skills and ability to independently handle complex, cross team projectsStrong presentation, written and verbal skillsOutstanding proficiency in Microsoft Office products (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Project)Experience in project cost and budget managementWorking with multiple small development teams of 3-8 developers Multiple concurrent projects to manageExposure to different technologies, such as C++, Linux, low latency, kernel bypass, machine learning, cloud and high-performance storage Projects with quick life cycles, from concept to client in three monthsA great place for upward and geographic mobility Direct exposure to the decision makers and senior leaders on the business side A company that’s investing a sizable amount in its technology departmentThe energetic dynamism of financial marketsTeams that are passionate about continually learning, improving and raising the bar A community that values hard work as well as work-life balance A company that is committed to giving back to surrounding communities, from LA to Hong Kong and Sydney and the 11 locations in between “ITG is committed to treating all people in a way that allows them to maintain their dignity and independence. We believe in integration and equal opportunity. Accommodations are available throughout the recruitment process and applicants with a disability may request to be accommodated throughout the recruitment process. We will work with all applicants to accommodate their individual accessibility needs.”