Job ref no.: CT3119337-01#0181

Exchange Project Manager

Fidessa Group

The Role

As an Exchange Project Manager you will be responsible for managing the delivery of several hosted exchange services, specifically direct member and market data vendor exchange connectivity.
EPM's are responsible for the cost centre related to the venues under their responsibility, engaging with management, development and finance to ensure the most cost effective solutions are procured and installed.

The role includes tracking exchange driven events (mandatory changes) alongside internal projects such as new exchange connections (trading and/or market data) and assisting with member client onboarding at a technical level.

Responsibilities

  • Technical Specialist in charge of managing regulatory, operational and strategic projects through the full delivery lifecycle.
  • Commercial, technical, procedural and infrastructure expert for venues allocated.
  • Conduit for key stakeholders (data centre, development, finance, global support, legal, senior management, product management) covering all POs, PR, AP and procurement requirements associated with market data and DMA delivery.
  • Owner of venue specific documentation/resources maintenance (e.g. external documentation, operational guides, network translations, client configuration, exchange testing, commercials, central store of venue credentials).
  • Ability to drive cost saving initiatives by reviewing vendors and connectivity topology options periodically.
  • On boarding co-ordinator for 1-* DMA connections responsible for assisting with initial sales bids through to requesting credentials/connectivity, working directly with venues / customers for testing conformance and assisting with technical/functional queries through to go live.

Requirements

  • At least 5 years of experience working with large scale financial business applications; experience with Fidessa or another trading platform/market data system is desirable.
  • Experience configuring and/or supporting UNIX/Linux applications is desirable
  • Knowledge and understanding of computer networks and infrastructure. For example, the role often calls for the producing off high-level logical network diagrams / topologies (with the assistance of more technical staff).
  • A good understanding of the hosted services (including Fidessa solutions and some 3rd party applications) and nurture relationships with exchanges/vendors at a technical level.
  • Some understanding of the business processes related to exchange trading, market data and its peripheral activities, and how they interact with the hosted services provided by Fidessa.
  • Bachelor’s degree in a computing related discipline (e.g. Computer Science, Information Technology).
  • Strong communication skills - fluent in English, Cantonese
  • Good analytical and problem solving skills.
  • The role holder may be expected to work outside of core hours, attending meetings, managing weekend venue exchange driven events and support early morning go lives (where requested).

General Information

  • The role holder will be expected to perform any other duties that may reasonably be asked of them
  • The information provided above is confidential for recruitment purposes only and may not be published or distributed to third parties without the prior approval of Fidessa limited

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Job ref no. CT3119337-01#0181
Salary
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Job Function
Industry
Employment Term
  • Full-time
Experience
  • 5 years - 10 years
Career Level
  • Non-management level
Education
  • Degree