Title:  Product Lead - Performa

Location: 

Hyderabad, TG, 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 professional in our Hyderabad/BLR/Delhi office. This group is responsible for working with technology teams throughout the process lifecycle to specify, develop, and implement the firms’ infrastructure and new middle-and-back-office applications. 
This position offers exciting opportunities to bridge product management and client relationship management; and to collaborate with some of the brightest minds in the industry.
 

What You'll Do

•    Contribute in crafting the product vision for one or more Fund and Investor Allocation Product modules
•    Distill the vision into product roadmap and feature specifications by requirement gathering and business analysis
•    Contribute in creating the product roadmap and manage product backlog
•    Collaborate closely with developers/architects to translate the Product Specification to design and eventual product
•    Articulate business case, estimate budgets & timelines; communicate with all stakeholders
•    Prepare project plans, release plans & notes and conduct timely business-technology governance meetings
•    Work with different product team on projects cutting across multiple product areas to provide comprehensive business solutions
 

What You'll Need

•    6+ years of overall experience; Experience in products management will be added advantage
•    Expert level knowledge of Investor allocations for alternative investment industry, particularly Private Equity
•    Knowledge of Private Equity, Fund of Funds, Committed Capital structure and Side Pockets
•    Familiarity with various Management and Performance Fee structures and investor return calculations 
•    An outstanding academic background and the passion to work in a high-tech software development environment
•    Critical thinking and the ability to articulate standpoints/ideas and influence stakeholders
•    Exceptional verbal and written communication skills
•    The ability to manage multiple deliverables concurrently
•    A healthy combination of resourcefulness, domain expertise, creativity and execution prowess

Education