Technical Project Manager: Communication Channels

Careers at Bloomberg

New York

Posted Jan 9, 2017 - Requisition No. 56389

The Communication Channels team builds products used by the Bloomberg community for real-time communication including exchanging quotes, trade ideas, news and other financial information. Our Message (MSG) and Instant Bloomberg (IB) products deliver over 800 million mail and chat events per day, and have a user-base unlike any other in the company. Our users rely on these products because of their real-time performance, massive scale, ironclad security, tight integration with financial data and applications on the Bloomberg Terminal, and, most importantly, singular access to the Bloomberg network of 350,000 financial professionals.

With almost 100 engineers working on some of the most visible projects in the company, we're looking for a Technical Project Manager to assist in refining process around development efforts.

We'll trust you to:

  • Manage a portfolio of highly visible projects through the full software development life cycle
  • Step into the fact-paced day-to-day of Bloomberg and identify where our processes are currently lacking
  • Create just the right amount of structure and process to make our software development process more efficient and more transparent
  • Organize efforts across multiple infrastructure and application engineering teams
  • Communicate with stakeholders including engineers, managers, products, and senior executives

You'll need to have:

  • 4+ years of professional experience managing software projects
  • Exceptional communication skills
  • Expertise with different project management methodologies (particularly Agile/Scrum)
  • Experience and the ability to be flexible with different project management tools- Comfort working within an environment with a minimal amount of structure

We'd love to see:

  • Background/Coursework in Computer Science or related field
  • Software development experience

If this sounds like you, apply. You can also learn more about the collaboration products we build here: https://www.bloomberg.com/professional/collaboration/.

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