Configuration Lead - Alpha Platform Management

State Street Corporation
Boston, USA
26 Mar 2023
28 Mar 2023
Job Function
Industry Sector
Finance - General
Employment Type
Full Time
Job Description

Who we are looking for
The Alpha Platform Management Configuration Lead supports the Alpha Platform roadmap by contributing to strategic initiatives in Alpha Platform Management and delivers new services and capabilities across the Alpha ecosystem.

Why this role is important to us
The team you will be joining is part of State Street Alpha, the first open front-to-back platform. Alpha harmonizes data, technology and services across the end-to-end investment management cycle so our clients' teams can overcome silos, work smarter and stay in sync. The Alpha organization consists of Charles River Development and Alpha Services (Investment Manager Services and Alpha Data Services). Together, we are driving the strategic vision for State Street into 2023 and beyond.

What you will be responsible for
As an Alpha Platform Management Configuration Lead you will
  • Lead the delivery of end-to-end configuration of processes, reports, extracts and APIs against Snowflake databases and 3rd party applications
  • Collaborate with other engineering resources across the organization to leverage existing capabilities and provide feedback to improve core capabilities
  • Understand business requirements and convert them into technical requirements
  • Provide plans and associated estimates for assigned development activities
  • Create high quality processes, reports, extracts and APIs along with associated queries and/or 3rd party configurations
  • Ensure all Alpha UX and UI standards are adhered to and provide feedback to improve standards
  • Unit test development and support automated testing procedures
  • Respond to and manage support inquires, determine root-cause for defects raised and provide timely solutions and/or fixes

What we value
  • Strong technical skills and appreciation for DevOps and CI/CD
  • Experience with Jira/Confluence/Github using Azure/Snowflake and Java/scripting languages such as PERL along with Spring Boot/Liquibase/Gradle/OAuth and BI tools such as Looker
  • Ability to maintain focus and priorities in a dynamic setting
  • Desire to learn investment performance and attribution
  • Desire to learn the end-to-end investment management cycle

Education & Preferred Qualifications
  • Technical lead roles with Azure and Snowflake experience required
  • Also some combination of Jira, Confluence, Github, Java, scripting languages such as PERL, Spring Boot, Liquibase, Gradle, OAuth, BI tools such as Looker required
  • Practiced in development and DevOps using agile and waterfall methodologies required
  • Experience working with teams across business services, information systems and enterprise applications required
  • Familiarity working with investment managers and asset owners globally preferred

Salary Range:
$135,000 - $210,000 Annual
The range quoted above applies to the role in the primary location specified. If the candidate would ultimately work outside of the primary location above, the applicable range could differ.
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