The Blockchain Senior Principal will serve as the critical connection between BNY Mellon’s business units, technology and external blockchain-oriented third providers. The individual will work with senior management and business units to vet, prioritize and execute blockchain-based solutions and partnerships. The role functions as a critical “node” between internal business capabilities, client needs and external technologies for BNY Mellon.
The Senior Principal will manage a large or multiple large teams focused on assessing, developing and implementing solutions using blockchain/DLT technology.
S/he will act as the subject matter expert for the Firm on blockchain/DLT technologies and acts as the primary interface between technology infrastructure and a specific business/functional area. S/he has regular contact among peers within the firm and externally, including regulators and professional organizations. Provides advice to our BUs and clients on the implications of relevant business trends, issues, operating environment changes and firm or business unit strategy. Assists with resolution of the most complex issues on blockchain major projects. Motivates lower level managers to maximize their contributions and encourage professional growth. Identifies business unit requirements, creates project and process specifications, coordinates with project teams and ensures that high impact projects are on schedule and to budget.
The successful candidate will demonstrate:
Core responsibilities include:
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.