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VP, Program Manager

Company: BlackRock
Location: Atlanta
Posted on: February 16, 2020

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About this roleDataOps Engineering: Program Manager Job DescriptionWhen BlackRock was started in 1988, its founders envisioned a company that combined the best of financial services with powered by technology. BlackRock has become a FinTech platform in the years since for investment management and technology services for thousands of users around the world! Data is at the heart of everything we do. The DataOps Engineering team is responsible for building and maintaining a cutting-edge data platform that provides quality data for to all users of the Aladdin platform, including investors, operations staff, data scientists, other applications and engineers.Team Overview:Data is at the core of the Aladdin platform and our ability to consume, store, analyze and gain insight from data is a key component of our competitive advantage. The DataOps Engineering team is responsible for the data ecosystem within BlackRock. Our goal is to provide highly available, consistent data of the highest quality to our clients, while evolving our platform to deliver scale to the firm and powering the future growth of Aladdin. We are driving a major transformation of the entire data supply chain for the firm, while operating the existing pipeline. We face daunting challenges in aligning decisions in both data operations and technology across the firm so that we can design, develop, and deploy the new platform without a hitch. To accomplish this, we have created a portfolio of programs. Some programs own elements of the data supply chain, others own functions that span the entire supply chain. The programs intersect at specific points but are designed to work in parallel and independently deliver incremental benefit to clients and the firm. All programs follow our One Program principle: there is one and only one program for the data supply chain, and it covers the scope of process and technology holistically. Program participants may belong to different organizations but they speak with one voice and coordinate work via one program.Program Manager Role OverviewThe Program Manager is responsible for a single program in the DataOps Engineering portfolio. He or she provides:program leadership; strategic planning; structure for workstreams; steering committee updates; program management all within an agile development framework that spans operations and engineering as well as adjacencies such as the Aladdin product group, risk, quantitative modeling, and data science modeling teams. All participants in the program are seconded to the program and are under the direction of the program manager for program-related work.The domain is complex. The program manager is responsible for crafting a path from requirements to deployment that realizes benefits with minimal disruption to clients and internal consumers. Successful program managers will be able to break down complex decisions into a series of steps and move the organization through those steps to reach a consensus. They will need to harness not only their core program management skills but knowledge of data management, technology development, operational improvement, and financial asset management as well as the ability to communicate clear in writing and in speech to all levels of the organizations.Desirable Skills / QualitiesA passion for high quality, efficient solutions Strong leadership skills marked by a facilitatory style (possibly learned from management consulting) A sharp analytical mind that can question standard wisdom when it differs from core principles central to program success Demonstrated success in structuring and driving a transformative program at scale Strong communication skills (both written and oral) Significant exposure to at least one of financial services, data management, user interface design, or software development Knowledge of agile development a plus About BlackRockBlackRock s purpose is to help more and more people experience financial well-being.As a fiduciary to investors and a leading provider of financial technology, our clients turn to us for the solutions they need when planning for their most important goals. As of December 31, 2019, the firm managed approximately $7.43 trillion in assets on behalfof investors worldwide.For additional information on BlackRock, please visitwww.blackrock.com/corporate- Twitter:@blackrock-Blog:www.blackrockblog.com- LinkedIn:www.linkedin.com/company/blackrockBlackRock is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status, and other statuses protected by law.BlackRock will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest or conviction records in a manner consistent with the requirements of the law, including any applicable fair chance law. - provided by Dice

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