FlexTrade Systems is a global leader in high performance multi-asset execution management and order management systems for equities, fixed income, foreign exchange, futures, and options. A pioneer in the field, FlexTrade is internationally recognized for introducing FlexTRADER®, the world’s first broker-neutral, execution management trading system, which allows clients to completely control and customize their execution workflows through a comprehensive ability to search/access liquidity while maintaining the confidentiality of their trading strategies.
The Global Technology Transformation Organization at FlexTrade is a vital function of our business. We are a group of ‘get it done’ program managers that are tactically-focused and strategically minded. Although we are a small team, we leverage our cross-functional expertise to deliver quality strategic technology initiatives to our stakeholders and driving technology transformation for the business. Currently, we are leading FlexTrade’s initiatives to transition its hosting model from colocation to the cloud, and managing numerous global technology consolidation and refresh programs.
You are self-motivated, have excellent communication skills, are highly organized and love technology. You like to break down complex initiatives into realistic, achievable tasks and shepherd the staff towards meeting the goals and objectives on time, with quality and within budget. You are great at identifying project risks and work to mitigate them, while managing expectations with all stakeholders. This role is for the candidate that wants to take ownership and add value to the business. This person is not a cog in a wheel but a strategist and implementation partner. You may not have all the answers, but you are willing to go the extra mile. Does this sound like you?
The ideal candidate will have a minimum of 5-7 years of hand-on experience in managing global technology projects and has superior project management, organizational and communication skills.
The best candidates for this role will be those that have a hands-on technical background who had transitioned to a project management role.
The technical skills should include exposure to, but not necessarily expert level in:
Linux and windows system administration and upgrades
Citrix administration and upgrades
Networking – local area and wide area
Working experience with the following domains will be advantageous: Banking/Finance, hedge fund, asset management, brokerage, Investment banking etc.
Ability to multi-task in a time-pressured environment
Experience in working remotely– with direct and dotted-lined reporting structures
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Does this sound like you? We would love to hear from you. You can apply on the link on this page and we will get back to you as soon as we are able. For more information visit http://flextrade.com or follow us on twitter and LinkedIn for the latest updates.
FlexTrade Systems, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer and makes employment decisions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, or any other status protected by law.
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FlexTrade is a global financial technology firm that serves the world’s most dynamic and innovative financial institutions by creating bespoke trading solutions giving them edge in today’s financial markets. Employing experts in every asset class, we work with intent and agility to bring our client’s multi-asset trading workflows to life.
With offices in North America, Europe and Asia, FlexTrade maintains an experienced staff of over 500 developers, programmers, strategists, and product specialists, who work hand-in-hand with our clients' technologists and traders to break new ground in the field of electronic trading.
FlexTrade is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We respect and seek to empower each individual and the diverse cultures, perspectives, skills, and experience within our workforce.
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