Project Manager - financial services, electronic trading

London
£70000 - £85000 per annum + BONUS + BENEFITS
17 Sep 2013
15 Oct 2013
LH-PM-PS
Lee Harding
IT
Permanent
Full Time

Project Manager - financial services, electronic trading, Prince 2, SDLC, off-shore development

Project Manager - financial services, electronic trading, Prince 2, SDLC, off-shore development

A leading, global financial services business is looking for a project manager to lead the delivery of upgrades and enhancements to their strategic order management (OMS) platform. You will work with the technology teams to ensure that the schedule of regular and major releases to the platform is delivered on-time and to specification.

This is a brilliant chance to develop your experience of delivering enhancements to a major trading platform and gain valuable business knowledge in the process around trading.

As the Project Manager (financial services, electronic trading, Prince 2, SDLC, OTC, off-shore development) your responsibilities will include:

  • Develop a clear and realistic plan for the delivery of new releases and enhancements to the platform
  • Define project scope, goals and deliverable
  • Produce Project Initiation Documents (PID) along with testing strategies and resource and budget plans
  • Work with and coordinate off-shore development and testing teams
  • Report project process to the steering committee and senior stakeholders
  • Effectively communicate project expectations and goals
  • Delegate responsibilities to relevant team members

To be considered for the role of Project Manager (financial services, electronic trading, Prince 2, SDLC, OTC, off-shore development) you must have the following skills and experience:

  • 5+ years of project management experience
  • A background in the delivery of financial software for a major financial organisation
  • Experience working with off-shore development teams and management the software development lifecycle (SDLC)
  • Prince 2 certified

This is a chance to join a global business and work on a major project delivering a programme of changes with an annual budget of circa £1,000,000.

Project Manager - financial services, electronic trading, Prince 2, SDLC, off-shore development

Project Manager - financial services, electronic trading, Prince 2, SDLC, off-shore development