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Application Delivery Manager VP
Ref No.: 18-00160
Location: Newark, New Jersey
Position Type:Direct Placement
Vice President – Application Delivery Manager
Base target is $200; Bonuses are at the 40-50%+ range along with extensive other upside
It is a senior level role. VP level there is a big deal.
This is a very senior Project Manager with overall 15+ yrs of experience with at least 5 years in a Fixed Income Project Management role.
Manages 20 people – developers and QA: 10 onsite, 10 offsite
Need an excellent leadership style
 
Focus is on Data – databases, data marts… someone who understands managing the data infrastructure – ETLs; they use Pentaho and need knowledge of that or something comparable.
This group is responsible to oversee the data coming in from BlackRock (this F/I group has the BlackRock Aladdin platform) and all the processes surrounding data
Should have good knowledge of Tableau or its equivalent for Reporting
 
Job is not hands on; it is a true management role but should be familiar with software development (this is a Java shop) and other open source technologies from a Sr. PM perspective.
 VP - Application Delivery Manager
 
 
Accountable for multiple functions of the system development and implementation process including analysis, design, development, testing, and ongoing support for fixed income investment management application systems in an environment of diverse development platforms.  Accountable for a portfolio of application systems and may be the authoritative single focal point for these applications in supporting the production environments. Consults with senior management in the analysis of short and long range business plans and coordinates activities with other BU or functional heads. Partners with IT vendors to influence product roadmaps to provide the company with competitive advantage using industry best practices and trend. Responsible for project planning, scheduling, status reporting, budgets and staffing. Responsible for implementing projects consistent with long-range data processing plans and installation standards.  Maintains relationships with vendors and professional organizations. Performs related duties as assigned or requested. Decisions are guided by the strategy and priorities of the department. 
 
Candidate must be able to collaborate well with others and have a good attention to detail.
 
Experience required:
15+ years total experience
BS or MS in Computer Science or Engineering
5+ years in a project management role at another Fixed Income asset manager
5+ years of software development experience
5+ years building investment management applications using Sybase or Oracle