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Job Number: 1225606
Job Title: Project Manager
Job Type: Full-time
Location: Downtown NYC
Post Date: Aug 6 2018
Salary: $110K-$120K
Detailed Job Description:
A well-known company in the data research and analytics for the financial world is looking for a Project Manager that will support the development managers. These projects include technical staff in the US and London. You will develop and monitor project plans and help secure the required project resources.
Required Skills:
Strong background of project management (5-8 years) with working knowledge of the software development life cycle methodologies

Background in financial data products and financial services applications; commercial financial data product and quantitative analytics model development project management a plus

Demonstrated ability to plan and manage projects which span both business and IT disciplines.

Strong communication skills with an ability to effectively lead cross-functional team discussions

Excellent time management skills with an ability to achieve results in a matrix management environment

Ability to analyze, translate, specify business needs into IT deliverables

Strong business planning, organizing, prioritizing and analytical skills

Demonstrated ability to work across groups and geographies and with all levels of hierarchy

Proactive and innovative

Ability to understand technical complexities, relate to the team, provide better insight into the accuracy of estimations, and be able to identify risks proactively and efficiently

Experience working on multiple complex projects that are business critical

Experience and desire to develop, progress and manage a large technical team

Self-starter who can hit the ground running in understanding design and development for any project; feeds background a plus

Understand technology and software development methodologies

Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Information Services, Engineering or similar

PRINCE2 or PMP certification helpful
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