Dec 29, 2021

FIX API Project Manager for eTrading Client Services

  • Saxo Bank
  • Valdemarsgade 1A, 8000 Aarhus, Denmark
Full time Client Services

Job Description

About the Job:

The ETrading Client Services team services Saxo Bank’s institutional API clients. We are a global team working across Saxo Bank’s offices in London, Copenhagen, and Singapore, operating 24/5½ on behalf of our clients. The team sits under the Trading & Market Access organization within the Bank. We manage clients through the pre-sales and onboarding phase, monitor their execution & liquidity, and deal with any issues that may arise.

Job Description
The role of Project Manager has three broad responsibilities:
(1) Pre-Sales Support & Onboarding: managing the onboarding of new clients
• Onboarding pipeline management & lead evaluation
• Client needs/offering gap analysis & explanation (internal with Sales Rep & external with Client)
• Demo client configuration, development assistance, and support
• Live client configuration, certification & hypercare
(2) Live Trading: post go-live management of clients
• Setup issue troubleshooting/resolution
• Credit monitoring
• Liquidity & execution monitoring, evaluation, optimization… (i.e. is this the best solution for this client)
• New Vendor / New Solution testing/UAT
• Ad-hoc reporting & investigation
(3) Problem Resolution: issue management & resolution for clients
• High touch Client contact & communication.
• Diagnosis, workaround, and resolution of problems (internal, vendor, LP)
• Specification & managing follow-up with appropriate department for fixes
• Log analysis & end-to-end traces of issues
• Matching & exposure break resolution

Your Profile :

As a person you are results-driven, outgoing and a team player. You are curious of nature and take ownership of your tasks. We take pride in our client service, by putting our clients first and we look for a person that share that same passion for always giving the best client experience. We are looking for a candidate with the following background and qualifications.


  • A degree in a numerate subject, ex. economics/finance, mathematics, or the sciences
  • At least 3 years of work experience in a similar role or internship
  • Experience in working with data (ex. reporting, reconciliation, analysis)
  • Experience in a customer-facing or support role
  • Capable of participating in the team’s 24/5½ shift coverage. There is a rotating 2-week duration morning shift running from 06:00 to 15:00 Singapore Time

Skills & Knowledge:

  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office (Excel, Power BI, Word, PowerPoint)
  • Past experience working with FIX Protocol
  • Past experience participating in project work, planning, or in support of a project manager
  • Past experience preparing documentation, presentations, or proposals
  • Past experience communicating directly with clients in-person or via phone & email
  • Past experience working with data in SQL
  • Strong interest in finance and trading
  • Strong general IT/technical skills

We offer :

COO is responsible for building, constantly developing and improving the full digital value chain that we deliver to our clients and partners. This is done in close collaboration with the Saxo Experience Office and supports the bank in always providing a world-class digital Saxo experience in an efficient, stable and scalable way.
At Saxo IT and the business are integrated, ensuring end-to-end ownership. We are organized based on what we want to do for our clients rather than on subject matter expertise. Within COO you will work together with people from different disciplines, but all with the same goal in mind: making a positive difference for our clients.
The COO umbrella includes the following departments: Operations, Security & Financial Crime Prevention, Trading and our ‘Backbone’ consisting of Enterprise Architecture, Infrastructure, Data Platforms, Workplace Service Management, DevOps Lifecycle Management and IT Business Management. 

We aspire to be a non-hierarchical, purpose-driven organisation. At Saxo, it is not about entitlement; it is about impact – no matter where you sit in the organisation. A good idea is always taken seriously and you can truly make a difference.
When you work here, you become part of the Saxo family. We invest in your personal development and offer you large responsibility from day one. We encourage an open feedback culture and a supportive team environment. If you show a collaborative spirit, drive and passion, your learning curve will be steep and your (international) career opportunities with Saxo immense.
We offer an attractive remuneration and benefits like 28 paid vacation days a year, 10% company contribution on pension, subsidised fitness schemes and life assurance and an income protection scheme.

How to apply :

Click Apply to create an account and upload your resume and a short motivation. We look forward to getting to know you better!

End Date:

december 29, 2021