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Program Manager in Jersey City, NJ at Veritude

Date Posted: 5/24/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Veritude is hiring for a Program Manager at Fidelity Investments. This position will be located in Jersey City, NJ.

The Program Manager will manage the deployment of the Fidelity Institutional Integration Services provided by FI to their clients and vendors.  Secondary responsibilities include providing product support and managing product upgrade and enhancement projects.

The Expertise We’re Looking For

  • College degree or equivalent experience in a technical discipline.
  • Demonstrated Financial (brokerage) industry experience.  Knowledge of the Fidelity Institutional platform is highly advantageous
  • Technical project management experience a plus
  • Proven product management experience a plus

The Skills You Bring

  • Strong sense of accountability, responsibility and urgency
  • Ability to work in a dynamic fast paced environment and adapt to shifting priorities
  • Excellent time management, organization and communication skills
  • Ability to work independently and be a strong team player
  • Excellent analytical ability
  • Strong project leadership and decision-making skills
  • Ability to work effectively with clients and systems management staff

The Value You Deliver

Product Deployment:

This position is primarily responsible for working directly with clients and third party service providers to manage the deployment of our integration services.  The position requires a high level of subject matter expertise, excellent customer service and communication skills (communicate directly and effectively with our clients, vendors, internal NF associates and FI Technology groups), the ability to multitask and work on several project simultaneously, and good project management skills.  Understanding and speaking fluently about the platform is key for an easy and seamless deployment.  Although the position has no direct reports, the position requires the ability to manage others (in supporting groups) in order to accomplish all project related tasks.  

Responsibilities include:

  • Consult with clients & vendors to review service requests and advise on product-related information and recommend solutions
  • Initiate and manage the deployment project
  • Configure and troubleshoot connectivity settings
  • Develop product deployment schedules in conjunction with the requesting clients and all supporting technical groups
  • Assist in developing test cases, test region configuration, and testing support
  • Initiate production installation configuration procedures
  • Coordinate and conduct the production deployment
  • Communicate status to internal management and the client throughout the entire deployment process

Qualifications:

  • College degree or equivalent experience in a technical discipline.
  • Demonstrated Financial (brokerage) industry experience (required)
  • Technical project management experience (required)
  • Proven product management experience a plus
  • Experience transforming teams to Agile (required)

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