Project Manager

Experienced Project Manager in Hedge Fund Operations

Responsibilities

  • Support the end-to-end project lifecycle, coordinating between nontechnical users, development teams, and management across trading, investor relations, treasury, operations, corporate accounting, fund accounting, and tax
  • Develop an understanding of data flows, workflows, and dependencies across firm-wide groups and systems
  • Develop business requirements and draft technical design specifications for use in building out future systems and enhancing current systems
  • Assist in the coordination and prioritization of work for the development team, maintain project roadmaps to monitor progress to ensure timely adherence to deadlines, and escalate when required
  • Support the development life cycle and ensure that testing scripts are prepared, resources are secured, and testing is completed in a timely and satisfactory manner
  • Coordinate and prepare the annual cross-departmental strategic development plans for the firm’s senior management team and prepare and deliver recurring project management updates for the management team
  • Identify future needs of the systems with which the project manager interfaces and make recommendations regarding opportunities to improve scalability, efficiency, or effectiveness
  • Assist in the daily status monitoring and troubleshooting of issues related to firm’s portfolio accounting software (Advent Geneva) and several custom-built Java platforms

Skills, Qualifications, and Experience

  • Expertise in MS Excel, PowerPoint, and Project
  • Experience (5-7 years) developing and supporting applications for aspects of fund administration in a modern financial services organization preferred
  • Technical background (SQL, MS Access, VBA) strongly preferred but not required
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills

Location: New York, NY
Salary Range: $124,745 - $177,361
To submit resumes or ask questions, e-mail careers@rentec.com.
No telephone inquiries, please.

Renaissance Technologies is an equal opportunity employer.