Executive Director - Head of FX Derivatives IT

  • Anonymous
  • London, UK
  • Dec 31, 2018
Full time Computer & IT

Job Description

Head of FX Derivatives IT

ED - Executive Director

A major global investment bank is looking to employ a new Head of FX Derivatives IT in an Executive Director level role. If you a senior technologist with a passion for delivering best in class IT platforms, this might be an attractive role for you. You will work with global teams throughout the business to develop and execute a vision that will alter the IT landscape for FX Derivatives across the bank.

We're looking for someone like you who can:

Engage with senior leaders throughout the firm to understand their needs and priorities; act as a senior face to the FX Derivatives trading desks and quantitative analytics teams.

Lead the design and architecture for the FX Derivatives pricing, trading and ecommerce platform

Lead the FX Derivatives IT team, furthering and developing the organisation

Drive oversight of the programme planning, technical leadership and day to day software development processes

You will be leading a high caliber development team across the UK, Europe and the US in an agile development environment with a quality over quantity ethos.

Your expertise:

FX Options pricing, execution and risk management business knowledge

Proven ability to solve complex technical and business problems, have a passion for technology, high level of intellectual curiosity, and a commitment to deliver world-class technology solutions.

Proven track record in the architecture, design and implementation of large scale transformational IT development projects in a front office financial services environment

Excellent people skills and proven track record building, retaining and motivating high caliber development teams.

Demonstrated experience collaborating in matrix environments, driving consensus and constructively challenging

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