The Blockchain Senior Principal will serve as the critical connectionbetween BNY Mellon’s business units, technology and externalblockchain-oriented third providers. The individual will work with senior managementand business units to vet, prioritize and execute blockchain-based solutionsand partnerships. The role functions asa critical “node” between internal business capabilities, client needs andexternal technologies for BNY Mellon.
The Senior Principalwill manage a large or multiple large teams focused on assessing, developingand implementing solutions using blockchain/DLT technology.
S/he willact as the subject matter expert for the Firm on blockchain/DLT technologiesand acts as the primary interface between technology infrastructure and aspecific business/functional area. S/he has regular contact among peers withinthe firm and externally, including regulators and professional organizations.Provides advice to our BUs and clients on the implications of relevant businesstrends, issues, operating environment changes and firm or business unitstrategy. Assists with resolution of the most complex issues on blockchain majorprojects. Motivates lower level managers to maximize their contributions andencourage professional growth. Identifies business unit requirements, createsproject and process specifications, coordinates with project teams and ensuresthat high impact projects are on schedule and to budget.
The successful candidate will demonstrate:
Bachelors degree in business or a related discipline, such as Computer Science or Engineering, or equivalent work experience required. Advanced degree preferred. 10-12 years of related experience preferred. Experience in the securities or financial services industry preferred. International and global experience preferred.