Senior Project Manager – FX eTrading Technology

  • Flexible
  • New York, NY, USA
  • Contract, Full time
  • Cloudstream Global
  • 07 Sep 17

My client is a Global leading investment Bank requires a Senior Project Manager for a front office eTrading FX team. You will drive a project end to end as part of a wider global program. This project will form a key part of the Banks eTrading strategy which has significant business sponsorship from the head of markets down. You will be responsible for fundamentally re-engineering the order processing and internalization capabilities. You will have the chance to own and drive this critical initiative

Senior Project Manager – FX eTrading Technology


  • Run the Order Management (OMS) and Internalization projects, involving close coordination with the development, QC and business teams
  • The key stakeholder is involved in a daily basis and will be sitting in the same trading floor row and therefore this Senior Project Manager must have a proven background facing off to senior stakeholders and Traders on a daily basis.
  • Team Management – Although there will not be line management responsibilities you will be expected to manage 30/40 resources (On shore / Offshore)


Business Team: Based in NY (key MD stakeholder) & London (product manager), daily MD interaction will be required


Knowledge / Experience:

  • At least 15 years of relevant experience in the financial services industry
  • Excellent knowledge of Rates & Foreign Exchange products
  • Excellent project management capabilities. 
  • Demonstrate expertise on delivering large global projects to traders without time / cost overruns
  • Recent experience leading an electronic trading Technology Team
  • Proactive self-starter (i.e. when there is a project issue being able to do analysis and investigation)
  • Experience of working in a desk facing role
  • Understanding of business concepts around orders and matching engines
  • He/She needs to be self-driven and have a problem-solving attitude
  • The candidate is expected to be enthusiastic and a quick-learner as this is a rapidly changing environment
  • Must have worked in a trading floor environment and used to facing off against business and tech teams.
  • Exceptionally organized and in the detail


Core Technology stack for the eTrading group:

  • Linux, Java, Solace/RV, KDB is the


This is a great chance a Senior eTrading Project manager to be involved at inception and be part of the tremendous innovation and investment being made into the Banks eTrading platforms.




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  2. No OPT-EAD, TN Visa & H1B Consultants please.