Technology Program Manager

Job Description

Flow Traders is looking for an experienced Technology Program Manager to join our growing Technology team in New York.  The ideal candidate can successfully manage a departmental roadmap and the organizational aspect of large projects. This is a unique opportunity to join a leading proprietary trading firm with an entrepreneurial and innovative culture at the heart of its business.  We value quick-witted, creative minds and challenge them to make full use of their capacities. If you aim high, the sky is the limit!

As a Technology Program Manager, you will gain intimate knowledge of our global technology stack and leverage relationships with colleagues across the world to ensure successful implementation of technology projects that have a direct impact on our business. You will be instrumental in implementing and monitoring the structure and performance of departmental workflows and processes by collaborating across multidisciplinary teams in Project Management, Business Development, Trading, and Technology spaces.

What You Will Do 

  • Program, project, and process manage across all non-Development US Technology disciplines
  • Lead the local implementation and monitoring of a global project management framework
  • Centralize inter-departmental and inter-regional priority/project communication
  • Develop and monitor team workflows and tools (e.g. JIRA)
  • Prepare process analyses, development, and education across US Technology (including executive reporting)

What You Need to Succeed 

  • 5+ years professional project/program management and quantitative process analysis experience
  • Bachelor’s degree (preferably STEM or information/organizational science)
  • Extremely strong attention-to-detail, organizational skills, and communication ability (inc. English fluency)
  • Working experience with tools for project, workflow, and KPI management (e.g. Gantt charts, Kanban boards, PowerBI)
  • Working proficiency with scripting and/or research language (e.g. Python)
  • Experience using the Atlassian stack (JIRA + Confluence)
  • Project Management certifications strongly preferred

Recruitment Process

  1. Submit your resume for review.
  2. Motivational Phone Interview with Recruitment
  3. Project Management Case Study
  4. Technical Interview with members of Business Development, Trading and Technology
  5. Final round interview with Management

*Please note that the recruitment process will take place virtually due to COVID, but this position will be required to report in-person at our New York office.

Where permitted by applicable law, all new hires as of August 15th 2021, will be required to provide proof of COVID-19 vaccination. Accommodations related to this requirement will be available for individuals unable to be vaccinated due to a medical condition or sincerely held religious belief.

What We Offer

We like to think that talent grows at Flow and stays at Flow. To ensure this, we provide our employees with an extensive onboarding program, access to Flow Academy, the best working environment, the latest technology and continuous support. We go out of our way to retain the small business feeling with which we started and stimulate innovation and collaboration through teamwork and our non-hierarchical approach. We offer competitive salary, annual profit share and other fantastic perks and benefits, such as:

  • Medical, Vision, Dental Insurance coverage
  • 401k plan with generous match
  • In-house lounge with a bar, game consoles, poker & billiards tables
  • Daily catered lunch, cold brew coffee on tap and a fully stocked kitchen
  • Weekly table massages and bi-weekly haircuts
  • Annual company trip and a variety of events throughout the year
  • Reimbursed gym membership or home equipment and other wellness initiatives
  • Global rotations between our offices worldwide
  • Flow Academy for continuous learning and opportunities to attend industry seminars and conferences
  • and more!

Flow Traders does not accept unsolicited resumes from any professional staffing or search firms. All resumes, and any other information identifying potential candidates, submitted to any employee at Flow Traders via-email, the Internet or directly without a valid and signed search agreement will be deemed free to contact by Flow Traders without any restrictions and no placement fee of any kind will be paid in the event the candidate is hired by Flow Traders.