Platform Configuration Project Manager

 

THE JOB 

Our Global Platform Configuration Team is multicultural and currently based in Copenhagen & Singapore. Our main objective is to lead the Platform and IT Integration aspects of the onboarding of new Institutional clients, and support and maintain these elements with existing institutional clients.  Not only do we manage the entire process we also actively configure the trading platform, including feature deployment & branding elements. We lead and configure technical integration efforts (APIs & FTP connections) and projects manage all other operations areas to deliver a holistic onboarding experience to the partner. Often we extend the project into a hyper care period ensuring the new partner’s needs are met during this challenging phase and where appropriate transitioning to becoming the service delivery manager for the client and continuing to answer general queries regarding aspects of the engagement controlled by this team.

In addition to working with new clients you will be responsible for the configuration of the Saxo trading platform in all its forms and in all regions, liaising with local offices and agreeing the release of new features

Saxo Banks Platform Configuration Team is first class and to succeed with us you will need to be resourceful, adaptable, analytical and well organized. You will need to be able a build a rapport with our internal sales & relationship Managers and with our clients directly. 

Amongst others you will be responsible for:

  • Facilitate the transition of the client from pre-sales to onbaording, working with pre-sales team to confirm the boundaries of the engagement
  • Project manage the technical onboarding, representing not only our own platform branding elements but representing Operations Business Unit
  • Manage new client technical IT integrations, this could be via API connections (REST and SOAP) or FTP protocols
  • Transition from onboarding to hyper care, managing the handover process to other operations teams who will future service the client
  • Responsible for technical platform configuration for  local Saxo Bank offices in the APAC region, anchoring the roll out of new Saxo Platform features
  • Participating in any other task and effort that would be of benefit to our Institutional clients  or local Saxo Group subsidiaries which could include document writing, development workshops/coordination, client visits, seminars or training

 

YOUR PROFILE

We are looking for a candidate with the following qualifications:

  • Experience in managing IT projects and project delivery in the financial sector or  a minimum of 3 years work experience in a similar position
  • Knowledge or strong interest in investment banking especially in relation to capital markets and financial products (FX, CFDs, equities etc)
  • Knowledge and experience in the FinTech world and the use of API technologies (SOAP, REST) including analyzing and understanding server logs
  • Enthusiastic and driven individual you can demonstrate ownership and understand service culture for both internal and external clients
  • Acumen for  analytical ability and reasoning skill
  • Proven communication skills in English both written and spoken and enjoys client contact
  • Ability to follow clear guidelines and multi‐task to make independent decisions
  • Have the ability to prioritize the workload to fit the business objectives
  • Is a team player who is able to work independently and take action when required
  • Experience in working with C#, PHP and Java will be an advantage

 

WE OFFER

First and foremost, we offer more than just a job; being an employee in Saxo Bank is an opportunity to invest in your future. In addition, you get:

  • A chance to join a truly growth-embracing culture, which will commit to helping you grow personally and professionally.
  • An opportunity to work as part of a dynamic, very ambitious and, at the same time, informal and pleasant working environment.
  • A competitive salary plus benefits package. 

 

Expected Start Date:
01/02/2019
Job type:
Permanent
Working hours:
Full-time
Working days:
Day
Evening
Contact person:
Alison Frost
Tel: +45 3977 4227
Company homepage:
http://www.saxobank.com