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Technology Strategy Analyst
Ref No.: 12-00061
Location: New York, New York
Position Type:Direct Placement
Experience Level: 3 Years
Start Date: 02/15/2012
 We are seeking a talented technologist with a combination of development and project management skills to join our growing Strategic & Technical Projects (STP) group. In this role, you will work on high-impact initiatives with multiple teams throughout Two Sigma. You will consult with researchers and developers, as well as with our Operations group, to roll out projects and establish project management, monitoring and tracking methodologies and tools. In addition to developing and integrating Two Sigma¿s project portfolio management framework, metrics generation and reporting systems, you will champion agile development strategies across the company.

Candidates will have, at a minimum, a bachelor¿s degree in computer science with a minimum of 3 years experience working in core Java, web development with JSP, and related technologies. Prior work with Linux, shell, or other scripting languages is required. Candidates must also demonstrate comfort with agile style requirements gathering and sprint planning, as well as practical experience delivering technology in a feature-driven model, leveraging agile tools such as Jira. In addition to being a measurement- and metrics-driven technology generalist, candidates must be able to balance multiple work streams and keep information about current and past projects organized. As projects are diverse in nature, an ability to adapt quickly to new conditions is desired.