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PM/BA - Equities IT / Stat Arb - Portfolio Optimization
Ref No.: 18-13940
Location: New York, New York

Client is a global hedge fund company with more than 1200 employees and offices in North America, Europe and Asia. We pursue a global multi-strategy approach to investing, seeking to achieve above-average risk-adjusted returns. Our global investment strategies include: Relative Value Fundamental Equity, Statistical Arbitrage, Fixed Income, Merger Arbitrage, Futures/Currency, and Options among others.

The talent and dedication of our people are critical to our success. We offer an opportunity for developing one's professional career while working with individuals trained in a variety of disciplines in a collegial and dynamic environment. We also offer a broad range of competitive benefits on a global basis.
  1. General Information
  • Hiring Department/Group: Information Technology / Equity IT
  • Job Title: Systematic Trading Project Manager
  1. Job Function SummarySeeking experienced project manager to join the Equities Trading Technology team. Primary area of focus will be the build out of the stat arb trading platform and onboarding new trading groups.
  2. Principal ResponsibilitiesDay to day responsibilities include:
  1. Capture and document business requirements.
  2. Work across several teams to translate requirements into a set of tasks/projects.
  3. Build and maintain project plan. Manage all aspects of project delivery.
  4. Manage relationships for a small number of stat arb groups.
  1. Qualifications/Skills Required
  • 5-10 years experience working in financial services with hands on experience managing projects in the low latency trading / systematic trading space.
  • Experience working on projects across the following functional areas: Data, Market Connectivity, Execution
  • Experience capturing requirements from Portfolio Managers, Traders.
  • Detail oriented; Demonstrates thoroughness and strong ownership of work
  • Good team player with a strong willingness to participate and help others
  • Able to prioritize in a fast moving, high pressure, constantly changing environment; Good sense of urgency
  • Strong communication skills
  • Quick learner