API Product Manager- Desktop Build Group

Careers at Bloomberg

New York, NY

Posted May 1, 2018 - Requisition No. 66830

Financial market participants are actively developing proprietary applications leveraging our desktop API to analyze and transform vast amounts of information into profitable trading opportunities. Our goal is to develop our Desktop API solutions to meet the growing and changing needs of market participants for our clients.

What's the role?

You will join the API Business to lead the effort to design and build API solutions that allow clients to quickly respond to market changes and transform data based on specialized requirements across all MS Office product suites. The Desktop API is a mission critical application that is used by the majority of Bloomberg terminal users millions of times each day. You will have a leadership role in product design and the strategic direction of the Desktop API.

We'll trust you to:

  • Continuously drive innovation to create solutions that help our users access the data they need
  • Actively collaborate with other business managers, engineers, sales and clients throughout the design, planning and development lifecycle
  • Clearly articulate your strategic vision for the product
  • Work closely with Engineering to drive and lead product development

You’ll need to have:

  • Experience in Product Management developing consumer-facing Fintech products
  • Prior experience leading a team to develop Add-ins in MS Office
  • Highly proficient in Microsoft Excel, Word, PowerPoint and Outlook
  • Familiarity with Javascript, HTML and a strong interest in technology and how it can be used to improve investment decisions within financial markets
  • Excellent organizational, and presentation skills
  • Strong leadership skills with emphasis on executing projects
  • Demonstrated expertise in Agile and Scrum methodologies
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