Technical Project Manager, Corporate Engineering

Houston, Texas, United States

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Two Sigma is a different kind of investment manager. Since 2001, we have used data science and technology to derive insights that forecast the future and discover value in markets worldwide. Our team of scientists, technologists and academics looks beyond traditional finance to understand the bigger picture and develop creative solutions to some of the world’s most difficult economic problems. Our work spans markets and industries, from insurance and securities to private investments and new ventures.

Two Sigma Investments is searching for a senior technology project manager, initially focused on the building out of the next generation of the firm’s scalable investment management post-trade platform.  This individual will be responsible for the project management and coordination of large projects spanning multiple software engineering teams.  An individual in this role will be responsible for partnering with engineering team leads to ensure projects are running well, issues are identified and addressed in a timely manner, and stakeholders are kept abreast of progress. This individual will ensure the teams are employing project management best practices and contribute towards continuous improvement of project management practices across the firm.  

You should possess the following qualifications:

  • 7+ years of relevant experience in technical project management, including managing large cross-team projects

  • Advanced program management and project management skills

  • Strong analytical skills with a proven record of attention to detail

  • Excellent written and oral communication skills

  • Excellent presentation preparation skills

  • Experience managing all stages of a project lifecycle via Agile methodologies

  • High Proficiency with Jira, Visio, Google Sheets or Excel, Powerpoint or Google Slides

  • BS or MS in Engineering

Ideal candidates will have:

  • Experience in the fintech, investment management, fund administration, clearing, or prime brokerage space

  • Successfully partnered with development teams to execute a technology strategy that realized material business objectives.

  • Delivered technology and developed subject matter expertise across a few of the following areas: portfolio financing, cash & collateral management, cash portfolio management, position keeping, confirmation, clearing, settlement, reconciliation, or post-trade event processing, (e.g. corporate actions, conversions).

You will enjoy the following benefits:

  • Core Benefits: Fully paid medical and dental insurance premiums for employees and dependents, competitive 401k match, employer-paid life & disability insurance.

  • Perks: Onsite gyms with laundry service, wellness activities, casual dress, snacks, game rooms.

  • Learning: Tuition reimbursement, conference and training sponsorship.

  • Time Off: Generous vacation and unlimited sick days, competitive paid caregiver leaves.

We are proud to be an equal opportunity workplace. We do not discriminate based upon race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, age, status as a protected veteran, status as an individual with a disability, or any other applicable legally protected characteristics.