Full-Time

Technical Project Manager

Posted on 6/11/2024

DV Trading

DV Trading

201-500 employees

Proprietary trading and investment services

Venture Capital

Senior

Chicago, IL, USA

Required Skills
Agile
Communications
Atlassian
Management
JIRA
Requirements
  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent practical experience.
  • 5+ years of experience in project management, ideally within the trading space, leading programs with multiple dependencies and constraints.
  • Experience and/or comfort building out a project management function, including processes to scale, best practices, and documentation.
  • Able to develop key partnerships across teams, functions, and individuals at all levels while effectively influencing project scope, direction, and success.
  • Demonstrate resourcefulness in establishing priorities and proposing new paths to achieving desired outcomes.
  • Experience with software development lifecycles and agile methodologies.
  • Comfortable working with Jira/Atlassian Suite.
  • Strong communication and problem solving skills, excellent attention to detail, and thrives within a complex and fast-paced environment.
Responsibilities
  • Responsible for managing multiple project workstreams across various technology and trading domains, while influencing project scope, direction, and success.
  • Break down complex projects into milestones, deliverables, and tasks.
  • Keep senior leadership informed of project status, risks, and timelines.
  • Serve as a key point of contact for cross-team projects to ensure teams are in sync.
  • Develop and improve project management standards and processes, while developing better automation and efficiency over time

Founded more than 15 years ago and headquartered in Chicago, the DV Group of financial services firms has grown to more than 350+ people operating throughout North America and in Europe. Since spinning out of a large brokerage firm in 2016, DV Trading has rapidly scaled as an independent proprietary trading firm utilizing its own capital, trading strategies, and risk management methodologies to provide liquidity to worldwide financial markets and hedging opportunities to commodity producers and users. Now, DV group affiliates include two broker dealers, a cryptocurrency market making firm, and a bourgeoning investment adviser. We invest in exceptional individuals and empower them to realize their goals and make a lasting positive impact on our organization. Engaging a diverse group of talented people from different cultural, socioeconomic, and educational backgrounds helps provide us with a competitive advantage that drives our success.

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

N/A

Headquarters

Chicago, Illinois

Founded

2006

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

10%

1 year growth

26%

2 year growth

79%