Product Manager - Macro

New York, New York, United States

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Two Sigma is a financial sciences company, combining data analysis, invention, and rigorous inquiry to help solve the toughest challenges in investment management, insurance technology, securities, private equity, and venture capital. Our team of scientists, technologists, and academics looks beyond the traditional to develop creative solutions to some of the world’s most complex economic problems.

Macro Engineering's missions is to advance Two Sigma's ability to generate alpha in the macro and derivative markets by providing a world-class modeling and research platform that enables business growth and innovation. The products provided by the Macro Engineering platform offer capabilities and infrastructure that are critical components of growing Two Sigma's Macro business.


We are seeking a Product Manager to own product strategy and roadmap for our systematic macro platform. The systematic macro platform is the research and trading platform that serves the systematic macro business. Our platform provides alpha modeling and research capabilities that enable modelers to provide return forecasts to macro portfolios while allowing portfolio managers to accurately control, manage and simulate how we trade various types of alpha signals. 


You will take on the following responsibilities:

  • Define the product vision, strategy, and roadmap for Two Sigma’s systematic macro platform.
  • Define problem statements, end-to-end user scenarios, requirements, and measures of success.
  • Establish a comprehensive and detail-oriented understanding of the needs of your customers and stakeholders. 
  • Be the advocate for the customer when working with engineering throughout the product development cycle.
  • Be a product evangelist, drive customer engagement, and adoption.
  • Manage product execution, working closely with engineering, project management, modeling, and partner teams to foster the best outcomes for customers.
  • Engage closely with the Engineering team to help determine the best technical implementation methods as well as a reasonable implementation schedule to meet business goals.
  • Communicate vision, strategy and progress to customers and stakeholders.

You should possess the following qualifications:
  • 5+ years of experience in a Product Manager role.
  • A Bachelor’s, Master’s, or PhD degree in a technical or quantitative field.
  • Experience with product ownership and driving a product vision, strategy and roadmap, including functional requirements gathering and prioritization.
  • Ability to assess technical platforms, identify problem areas, champion continuous improvement initiatives and drive innovation.
  • Knowledge of Python, Java or other languages that target the JVM.
  • Strong analytical, organizational, and interpersonal skills.
  • Experience with Macro modeling or alpha modeling is a plus. 

We are open-minded in our search for critical thinkers who are passionate about technology. While we analyze the data-rich domain of finance, financial experience is not a requirement.

You will enjoy the following benefits:
  • Core Benefits: Fully paid medical and dental insurance premiums for employees and dependents, 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, sick days, and 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.