Our client, a large United Arab Emirates-based Sovereign Wealth Fund, is looking to hire an experience Fixed Income Technologist with strong Business Analysis and Project Management experience to take responsibility for aligning the Fixed Income Technology department’s technology roadmap to their objectives. The role will involve being an advocate of the department’s capabilities within the business and work actively with Investment Technology teams as well as other Technology leaders to add value to the organisation.
You will be responsible for:
- Developing business cases and solution options for initiatives within the Fixed Income Investment Technology function
- Developing and maintaining the Fixed Income technology roadmap and ensuring alignment with vendor and technology roadmaps.
- Coordination of resource and overall management of corresponding technology projects
- Building senior level relationships across relevant business stakeholders to foster a common technology vision for the business that is shared across the Fixed Income Technology function and its support functions.
The most successful applicant to this position will have:
- Extensive commercial experience within an Investment Management organisation
- Extensive experience working directly with Fixed Income assets and a corresponding very high degree of subject matter expertise
- Extensive experience Business Analysis/Project Management experience applying technology solutions and taking responsibility for business technology roadmaps within a relevant Investment Management business (Buy-Side)
- Experience with a variety of relevant Order / Portfolio Management systems governing Fixed Income assets (e.g. Thinkfolio, Wall Street Suite, Aladdin, Charles River, Bloomberg AIM etc.)
- Experience in leading or actively participating in high-impact business change projects or systems implementations involving requirements gathering, business solution design, business process improvement and/or solution delivery is required.
- Excellent senior stakeholder management experience
If you feel your experience is a match for the above, please apply with an up to date copy of your CV in the first instance.