Project Manager

  • AlphaPoint
  • New York, NY, USA
  • Jan 12, 2018

Job Description



Interested in being apart of a rapidly growing, cutting edge FinTech company that is changing the global market? Are you a driven Project Manager interested in adding immediate value to an in-demand team?

AlphaPoint, a leading blockchain provider is actively seeking an organized, motivated, and focused Senior Project Manager develop technical solutions for industry leading digital currency exchanges and custom blockchain solutions. We are looking for an individual who can coordinate amongst our development teams. Responsibilities will include, collection of business and system requirements from internal and external customers, writing specifications, driving project schedules from design to release, and managing production launches.

Job Responsibilities:

As a key member of the development team, you will:
  • Manage projects from kickoff to product launch using Agile practices
  • Work with product management, development and engineering teams to determine requirements and assess the full scope of technical dependencies
  • Participate in the creation of new processes and tools as necessary to support the needs and requirements of a fast-growing business.
  • Incorporate requirements from external parties and assess impact on project timetables and deliverables
  • Balance business needs versus technical capabilities
  • Break down complex tasks into manageable pieces and prioritize to meet business objectives
  • Ensure status, issues, and risks are tracked and effectively communicated to both internal and external stakeholders
  • Overall end-to-end accountability for delivery of large scale projects/program's to agreed standards.
  • Ensuring project governance and controls are implemented.
  • Balance business needs with technical and security restraints.
  • Create and deliver presentations to senior management on strategic analysis and engage discussions around these strategies.
  • Possess strong business judgement, influencing skills, leadership and integrity.
  • Be a self-starter that can work autonomously, take initiative and are highly motivated.

Basic Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's degree or military experience.
  • At least 1 year of experience within a Software Development role or related.
  • At least 2 years of experience working with JIRA and Confluence.
  • At least 3 years of experience working with business analysis, data analysis, technical project management or related role.
  • At least 5 years of experience in a leadership and influential role.
  • At least 8 years of experience managing large-scale projects.

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Master's degree
  • Knowledge of Bitcoin, Blockchain, or Cryptocurrencies
  • At least 2 years of experience of working knowledge in trading or post-trading systems, payment systems, or financial processing systems.
  • At least 2 years of experience working within an Agile environment.
  • At least 10 years of experience managing large-scale projects within the FinTech space.
  • PMI or PMP Certification

Why AlphaPoint?
  • We have the best engineering and product talent in the blockchain industry. Period.
  • Our solutions are battle-tested. We have a growing list of the world's largest exchanges as paying customers. We are the leading provider of platform solutions in the digital asset exchange world and our customers and prospects know it.
  • We've attracted top-tier investors, advisors and an experienced leadership team
  • We operate daily in a smart, get-it-done, innovative and fun culture
  • We're ready to offer the right candidate a competitive compensation package

About AlphaPoint

AlphaPoint is a financial technology company helping make illiquid assets liquid. It provides institutions enterprise-grade blockchain technology enabling customers to digitize assets, launch markets, and manage assets. AlphaPoint is led by a seasoned team with over 400 years in capital markets and FinTech, with offices in New York City, Philadelphia, and San Francisco. For more information, please visit www.alphapoint.com .

The Company reserves the right to modify the duties and responsibilities associated with this position at any time, at its discretion.