We are looking for a Project Manager to join its highly skilled team in Aix-en-Provence.
The Client Engagement team is responsible for driving successful end-to-end delivery of cloud software integration projects to meet our clients’ business requirements within constraints of timescale, cost & quality, as well as working with cross functional teams (developers, infrastructure engineers, product specialists, sales directors, traders). You will be the cornerstone of the integration cycle and the preferred contact of prestigious financial institutions. The products you implement allow our clients to manage very important portfolios of liquidity on the most important stock markets.
As a Project Manager, your responsibilities will include the following:
Responsible for coordinating and monitoring client projects.
Serve as single point of contact to regularly review progress of projects and drive alignment across disparate teams globally.
Identify risks associated with projects, identify means to mitigate those risks and escalate red flags.
Create functional specifications based on business requirements.
You will assist clients with functional configuration, acceptance testing and validation.
Make sure the Go live stage and day-to-day activities of the different stages of the deployment is run smoothly.
Provide functional and technical support of the end-users.
Run trainings and change management activities.
Type of contract: full-time, permanent role.
Position based in the head office of Aix en Provence with the possibility of remote work
The position is based in Aix-en-Provence with some travel required (around 20%)
Masters degree or higher in Computer Science, Engineering or related discipline.
Hands-on software project management experience.
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills in English.
Strong stakeholder management (clients and internal stakeholders).
Strong organizational and resilience skills
Functional knowledge of the industry/ product would be a plus.
smartTrade Technologies is an award-winning pioneering company specialised in multi-asset electronic trading solutions, with 7 subsidiaries around the world London, Geneva, Milan, New York, Tokyo, Singapore and Aix-en-Provence, its headquarters and core of the research and development centre.
Our missions are focused on innovation, boosting technological changes, anticipating future challenges and putting R&D at the heart of our business.
smartTrade provides agile end-to-end trading solutions supporting Foreign Exchange, Fixed Income, Equities, Derivatives, Cryptocurrencies and Money Markets. Our solutions offer connectivity to over 130 liquidity providers, aggregation, smart order routing, order management, pricing, distribution, risk management and fully customizable HTML5 user interface.
smartTrade works with a variety of clients ranging from banks, brokers and asset managers to corporate firms. LiquidityFX for Foreign Exchange and smartFI for Fixed Income are provided as a fully managed and hosted service, colocated in all the main marketplaces globally.
smartAnalytics, our multi-asset Big Data analysis solution, allows the creation of historical or real-time dashboards and reports to interact more effectively with markets and end customers.
People and culture make smartTrade a great place to work. Each person is unique and has the opportunity to build their own career path. Being a part of the smartTrade team is to join an international environment shaped by collaboration, innovation and excellence. As we grow, we need to attract and develop key talent.
smartTrade Technologies is a software company specializing in the trading and finance sector. Its clients consist of investment banks, stock exchanges, brokers and pension funds. smartTrade allows real-time IT management of financial flows between these different players.
Joining smartTrade means joining an innovative and international company with offices around the globe including Aix-en-Provence, London, Geneva, Milan, New York, Singapore and Tokyo.
Skills development and your career are the main priority at smartTrade, providing a wide range of opportunities for learning, development and mobility.
Sport, its values as team spirit, performance and dynamism are an integral part of the culture of the company. smartTrade is also very committed and continuously supports various charitable and environmental actions.