Technical Project Manager, Corporate Engineering - Will Relocate to Houston, TX! - Houston, TX


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Technical Project Manager, Corporate Engineering - Will Relocate to Houston, TX! - Houston, TX


Houston, TX 



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per year


IT-Software Development: Enterprise Software Implementation & Consulting, General-Other: IT-Software Development, IT Project Management, Software-System Architecture, Software-Web Development

Job Description:

Technical Project Manager, Corporate Engineering - Will Relocate to Houston, TX!
***Company has experienced consistent growth adding 20% to their headcount each year!***
We are searching for a Senior Technology Project Manager, initially focused on the building out of the next generation of the firm’s scalable investment management post-trade platform.  This Project Manager will be responsible for the project management and coordination of large projects spanning multiple software engineering teams.  The Project Manager in this role will be responsible for partnering with engineering team leads to ensure projects are running well, issues are identified and addressed in a timely manner, and stakeholders are kept abreast of progress. This individual will ensure the teams are employing project management best practices and contribute towards continuous improvement of project management practices across the firm.
-7+ years of relevant experience in technical project management, including managing large cross-team projects.
-Advanced program management and project management skills.
-Strong analytical skills with a proven record of attention to detail.
-Excellent written and oral communication skills.
-Excellent presentation preparation skills.
-Experience managing all stages of a project lifecycle via Agile methodologies.
-High Proficiency with Jira, Visio, Google Sheets or Excel, PowerPoint or Google Slides.
-BS or MS in Engineering.
-Experience in the fintech, investment management, fund administration, clearing, or prime brokerage space.
-Successfully partnered with development teams to execute a technology strategy that realized material business objectives.
-Delivered technology and developed subject matter expertise across a few of the following areas: portfolio financing, cash & collateral management, cash portfolio management, position keeping, confirmation, clearing, settlement, reconciliation, or post-trade event processing, (e.g. corporate actions, conversions).
*Bachelor’s and/or Master’s degree from a top computer science program preferred.  Prefer degrees from Rice University, University of Texas-Austin, Texas A&M, University of Houston, Texas Tech University, University of Georgia, University of Virginia, Duke University.  Also, Carnegie Mellon University, Massachusetts Institute of Technology/MIT, Stanford University, University of California-Berkeley, Cornell University, University of Illinois-Urbana-Champaign, Princeton University, University of Washington, Georgia Institute of Technology, California Institute of Technology, University of Wisconsin-Madison, University of Michigan-Ann Arbor.
Keywords:  Houston TX Jobs, Technical Project Manager, Corporate Engineering, Project Manager, Agile Methodologies, Jira, Visio, Google Sheets, Excel, PowerPoint, Google Slides, Texas Recruiters, Information Technology Jobs, IT Jobs, Texas Recruiting
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Next Step Systems
Chicago, IL, United States


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