Buy-Side OEMS Implementation Manager

Job description

About FlexTrade

Founded in 1996, FlexTrade Systems is the global leader in high performance, multi asset order and execution management solutions.

FlexTrade introduced the first trading system that enabled clients to control and customize their proprietary algorithms while maintaining the confidentiality of their trading strategies via a vendor-provided, broker-neutral platform.

Our worldwide client base spans more than 175 buy- and sell-side institutions, including investment banks, hedge funds, asset managers, commodity trading advisors and institutional brokers.

With offices in North America, Europe and Asia, FlexTrade maintains an experienced staff of 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.

Our headquarters in Great Neck, NY are two blocks from the LIRR stop

We offer competitive salaries, bonuses and a comprehensive benefits package.

Job Summary

The OEMS Implementation Manager will be involved in projects that drive the immediate and strategic OMS initiatives involving direct interaction with front, middle, and back office. Responsibilities will include writing functional specifications with supporting use cases; creating project implementation plans including resource allocation, defining milestones and project dependencies and managing risk. The Implementation Manager will be involved in all stages of an OMS deployment and will establish sync points with internal teams, external vendors and clients. This role would be responsible for validating all key business workflows on the OMS and overseeing testing for user acceptance and business use cases.


A successful candidate must have prior experience as an Implementation Management/ Business Analyst on an end-to-end implementation of an Order Management System. The candidate should also possess a working knowledge of buy-side investment technology, strong data analysis and technical skills as well as a good understanding of the investment process and financial markets.


An OEMS Implementation Manager maintains a positive and professional attitude under pressure and strives to provide the highest quality and effective client service.


Requirements

Requirements

·3+ years of buy-side investment technology implementation experience

·Experience implementing software in a large-scale environment

·Good understanding of software product development lifecycle is a plus

·Working knowledge of trading systems and network infrastructures

·Familiarity with project management tools and methodologies

·Strong understanding of the financial markets, front and back office

·Excellent written and verbal communication skills; client facing experience

·Ability to develop a strong working relationship across team and other departments



Preferred

·Series 7 or Financial certification Equivalent

·PMP or CAPM certification

·SQL


**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.**