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Project Manager

 

Website https://twitter.com/trading_tech Trading Technologies

We pioneer futures trading software, infrastructure and data solutions for the most discriminating capital markets professionals.

Position summary.

We are currently seeking a highly motivated French Speaking Project Manager who is passionate about solving complex problems, has a desire to learn new skills and thrives in a fast-paced, continuously changing environment. The ideal candidate prides themselves on being organized, values ownership, is detail-oriented, flexible and willing to help wherever necessary. In this role you will be responsible for motivating and leading agile project teams through planning, execution and delivery of high quality software. You will work closely with product managers, engineers, testers, customer success, operations and support to lead high impact projects.

What you bring to the table.

  • BA or BS in Business, Information Technology or related field
  • Fluency in French
  • Previous project management experience with a strong understanding of the software development life-cycle
  • Experience with Agile Project Management tools – preferably JIRA
  • Experience applying SCRUM principles and practices
  • Strong analytical, planning and organizational abilities; this role will require executing multiple projects at any given time
  • Proven interpersonal abilities and able to gain momentum and build trust quickly
  • Excellent communication abilities (both verbal and written)
  • Proficient in time management, setting priorities and taking the initiative
  • Proven ability to drive tight deadlines and complex projects through completion
  • Knowledge of the financial industry and trading systems is a plus

What you will be involved with.

  • Build and maintain strong working relationships and ensuring the team operates based on standard Agile and Scrum principles
  • Project manage key initiatives that may span multiple teams and drive projects to completion in a fast-paced environment
  • Continually manage team priorities and project expectations with team members and other stakeholders
  • Ensure project issues are tracked, managed & resolved and help navigate impacted teams to successful project completion through servant leadership
  • Report status and effectively escalate and mitigate risks by communicating with stakeholders and management
  • Reflect on your individual and team’s engagement, effectiveness and efficiency and continuously introduce and implement optimization ideas
  • Facilitate discussions, decision making and conflict resolution within and across teams
  • Clearly communicate, improve transparency and radiate information within and across teams
  • Ensure Agile/Scrum concepts and principles are adhered to
  • Strive to gain knowledge that can enable you to become a leader in the organization, contribute to optimizing our culture and building high performing teams

What we bring to the table.

  • Competitive benefits, including: medical, dental, vision, GTL & GIP schemes and pension
  • Flexible work schedules – with some remote work
  • 25 PTO (paid time off) days per year with the ability to roll over days into the following year, robust paid holiday schedule with early dismissal and generous parental leave (for all genders and staff, including adoptive parents)
  • Tech resources, including, a “rent-to-own” program where employees are eligible for a company-provided Mac/PC laptop and/or mobile phone of your choice; and a tech accessories budget for monitors, headphones, keyboards, office equipment, etc.
  • Subsidy contributions toward gym memberships and health/wellness initiatives (including discounted healthcare premiums, healthy meal delivery programs or smoking cessation)
  • Forward-thinking, culture-based organization with collaborative teams that promote diversity and inclusion

Company overview.

Trading Technologies (TT) creates professional trading software, infrastructure and data solutions for a wide variety of users, including proprietary traders, brokers, money managers, CTAs, hedge funds, commercial hedgers and risk managers. In addition to providing access to the world’s major international exchanges and liquidity venues via its TT® trading platform, TT offers domain-specific technology for cryptocurrency trading and machine-learning tools for real-time trade surveillance.

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Trading Technologies (TT) is an equal opportunity employer. Equal employment has been, and continues to be a required practice at the Company. Trading Technologies’ practice of equal employment opportunity is to recruit, hire, train, promote and base all employment decisions on ability, rather than race, color, religion, national origin, sex/gender orientation, age, disability, sexual orientation, genetic information or any other protected status.

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