Fund Connect-Client Solutions Engineer
Boston , Massachusetts
November 16, 2017
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Job Description
Job Description
Fund Connectis State Street's market-leading short term liquidity trading portal offering electronic trading solutions to institutional investors. Fund Connect is a comprehensive liquidity management solution providing the cash investor real time trading, risk analytics, customized reporting, and auto settlement across a wide range of global money market products through a single interface. Everything we do is aimed at making sure our clients value every aspect of Fund Connect, from our product and technologies to our ease of doing business and our support. For more information on Fund Connect visit:
Fund Connectis currently looking for a Client Solutions Manager to be responsible for delivery of technical integration between our clients and Fund Connect service offerings. Integrations involve crafting and deploying solutions for clients utilizing messaging standards (incl. FIX, SWIFT and custom XML formats) over MQ, API's, SFTP, TCP/IP and other protocols. Typically solutions include a combination of messaging, batch processing and data transformation.
Key Responsibilities
  • Design, configure and deploy the integration of trading and supporting interfaces between Fund Connect and clients
  • Be responsible for the successful completion of integration initiatives
  • Handle technical consultancy in post-sales implementations
  • Project manage which includes troubleshooting and escalation both internally and with clients
  • Document work, manage expectations and communicate progress on ongoing engagements
  • Provide escalated level of support for existing integrations

  • Advanced experience with Python, with knowledge of at least one Python web framework (i.e. Flask, Django)
  • Familiarity with some ORM (Object Relational Mapper), able to integrate multiple data sources and databases into one system
  • Unix & Linux skills (understanding of DevOps model)
  • Understanding of security and compliance requirements
  • Proficient understanding of code versioning tools
  • Experience with Jira and other workflow tools
  • Self-motivated individual that can work both independently and within a team structure
  • Strong analytical and solid time management skills, able to prioritize
  • Work in an ethical manner displaying both personal and corporate integrity
  • Experience with target and source systems such as: Kyriba, Reval, Clearwater, G-Treasury, FIS Suite, Wall Street, PFS, Custodian Banks, Calypso, SAP, Oracle EBS, Bloomberg Suite, Aladdin is a plus
  • Bachelor's degree required

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