Product Specialist, Portfolio Manager Analytics, Vice President, Global Markets
State Street Associates (SSA) seeks a senior leader to oversee the strategy and execution of State Street Global Markets' client-facing research delivery platform. The role sits within the research team and operates at the intersection of investment research and technology implementation, responsible for strategical planning, project management, and highly scalable delivery of data-driven insights to State Street's global client base of institutional investors. The role will collaborate closely with our dedicated research, macro strategy, technology, and infrastructure/operations teams on defining strategic objectives, as well as playing a critical role in partnership with the technology team supporting the development and implementation of new digital distribution features and capabilities.
We are looking for a candidate with passion and proven delivering specialized content to clients/consumers in effective and highly engaging ways, and with the expertise to oversee code development pertaining to research and investment modeling and delivering specifications and inputs to the production technology team. The qualified individual must excel at coordinating with research and technology experts, with specific domain knowledge and the ability to collaborate, communicate, manage and prioritize projects effectively. Must be highly proficient in coding with common programming languages (Matlab & Python preferred) and custom application of large data sets (Oracle/SQL preferred). The ideal candidate should have 7+ years' work experience in a relevant research and/or technology role plus an advanced degree in a related discipline.
About State Street Associates
State Street Associates (SSA) is a unique partnership that bridges the worlds of financial theory and practice. Part of State Street's Global Markets division, SSA provides innovative investment indicators and thought leadership to investment managers and institutional investors around the world. Our products leverage proprietary information sets including data sourced through strategic partnerships with big-data start-up companies in the Boston area. Our academic partners include renowned academics from the Harvard Business School, MIT's Sloan School of Management and Boston College. Rooted in financial theory, SSA's research agenda also recognizes that theory must bend to real-world complexities to meet investor needs. SSA's headquarters are located in Harvard Square in Cambridge, MA.