Title:  Product Lead - Data Platform

Location: 

Hyderabad, TG, IN Bengaluru, KA, IN Gurugram, HR, IN

Description: 

Team Summary

Arcesium is a financial technology and professional services firm, delivering solutions to some of the world’s most sophisticated financial institutions, including hedge funds, banks, and institutional asset managers. Expertly designed to achieve a single source of truth throughout a client’s ecosystem, Arcesium’s cloud-native technology is built to systematize the most complex tasks.

Building on a platform developed and tested by one of the world’s leading investment and technology development firms, the D. E. Shaw group, Arcesium launched as an independent company in 2015. Arcesium received additional equity backing from a second seed client, Blackstone Alternative Asset Management, the world’s largest discretionary allocator to hedge funds. In January 2020, J.P. Morgan made a strategic investment in the company.

Arcesium supports more than $675+ billion in assets with a staff of over 1650+software engineering, accounting, operations, and treasury professionals.

We are looking for an exceptionally talented individual to join the Product Management Group in any one of our India offices. This group is responsible for working with technology teams throughout the process lifecycle to specify, develop, and implement the firms’ infrastructure, data platform, and new applications in the investment lifecycle.

This position offers opportunity to define and design the next generation of products on our platform, which is used by some of the most sophisticated hedge funds in the world; and to collaborate with some of the brightest minds in the industry.

What You'll Do

•    Craft the product vision for one or more foundational components of Arcesium's data platform including but not limited to data transformation, lineage, governance, quality, privacy, etc.
•    Align your vision to the needs of multiple stakeholders including clients, other product development teams, and internal users
•    Work closely with the engineers/architects to execute on your vision
•    Be involved in conducting competitor analysis and stay on top of emerging industry trends
•    Articulate business cases, estimate timelines and budgets, communicate with all stakeholders, prepare project plans, release notes, etc.
•    Work with other product managers for projects cutting across multiple business areas to provide comprehensive business solutions
 

What You'll Need

•    5+ years of product management or development experience with either a strong technical proficiency in data platform components (transformation, cataloguing, lineage, etc.) or a strong working proficiency in modeling, governance, and quality of financial domain data
•    Experience in working closely with engineering teams
•    Outstanding academic background & passion to work in a high-tech software development environment
•    Exceptional verbal and written communication skills
•    Critical thinking and the ability to articulate standpoints/ideas and influence stakeholders
•    Ability to multitask and manage multiple lines of execution with attention to detail and quality
•    A high level of personal maturity and a collaborative attitude
•    A healthy combination of resourcefulness, domain expertise, creativity, and execution prowess
 

Arcesium and its affiliates do not discriminate in employment matters on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, gender identity, pregnancy, national origin, age, military service eligibility, veteran status, sexual orientation, marital status, disability, or any other category protected by law. Note that for us, this is more than just a legal boilerplate. We are genuinely committed to these principles, which form an important part of our corporate culture, and are eager to hear from extraordinarily well qualified individuals having a wide range of backgrounds and personal characteristics.

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