Technical Project Manager

  • AlphaPoint
  • New York, New York
  • Dec 30, 2018

Job Description

About AlphaPoint:
AlphaPoint is a financial technology company helping make illiquid assets liquid. It enables customers to launch new products and services by providing institutions enterprise-grade blockchain solutions to digitize assets, launch markets, and reduce operational costs. AlphaPoint has customers across 5 continents with offices in New York, Charlotte, Philadelphia, and India.


Position Profile:

AlphaPoint, a leading blockchain provider is actively seeking Technical Project Manager. In this position you will collaborate with our development, sales, account management, infrastructure and product teams to ensure our new customers have a seamless implementation process. Responsibilities include the collection of business and system requirements from clients, writing specifications, driving project schedules from design to release, training client and managing production launches. You will be managing client implementations on a Global basis.    


Essential Duties & Responsibilities:     

        Manage client onboarding portfolio from kickoff to product launch.

        Work with product management, development and engineering teams to determine requirements and assess the full scope of technical requirements.

        Balance business needs versus technical capabilities and assess the impact on the project due dates and deliverables.

        Break down complex tasks into manageable pieces and prioritize to meet customer objectives.

        Ensure status, issues, and risks are tracked and effectively communicated to both internal and external stakeholders

        Possess the technical ability to understand API's, and potential coding languages such as REACT, JavaScript, html.

        Possess strong business judgement, influencing skills, leadership and communication skills.

        Possess the ability to collaborate and lead on projects.

        Be a self-starter that can work autonomously, take initiative and are highly motivated.


Required Skills & Experience: 

        Bachelor's degree with 5+ years' experience as a Technical Project Manager.

        Must have experience in the following areas:

        Working within a software development life cycle.

        Working in an Agile environment.

        Working with JIRA and Confluence.

        Client onboarding experience.

        Previous experience working as a Business and/or Data Analyst or related role is a plus.

        Experience with debugging, API's or an understanding of code is highly desirable.

        Experience working with trading or post-trading systems, payment systems, or financial processing systems is highly desirable.

Knowledge of Bitcoin, Blockchain, or Cryptocurrencies is highly desirable