VICE PRESIDENT - PROJECT MANAGER/BUSINESS ANALYST MANAGER
Senior Hands-On Project and Business Analyst Manager with over 20+ years of experience in Technology within the Financial Services industry. Experience with managing and leading projects using traditional and agile methods across functional teams. Have successfully executed location strategy by building and retaining talent through effective team building methodologies delivering projects on time and within budget. Engage regularly with all levels of senior management and business stakeholders including Trading, Middle Office and Sales. Conversant with Credit Derivative trade capture life cycle event processing across industry platforms. Have been actively involved in the Credit Regulatory space including Dodd-Frank, EMIR, Mandatory Clearing, SEF and ISDA 2014. Proven track record of running mid/large technology projects across timezones involving front and backoffice systems.
Credit Derivative Trade Life Cycle Mgmt *Oracle/DB2/Sybase
Running Industry Driven Projects *Data Modeling/XML Schema design
Results, Quality and Delivery driven *JIRA, Quality Assurance Testing
Process Improvement - Best Practices *Vendor Mgmt - ICELink/MarkitServ/CCP(s), SEF(s),Brokers
Building relationships with stakeholders *MS Office Suite + SharePoint
Vice President - Project Manager/Business Analyst Manager September 2008 to CurrentBarclays － New York, NY
PM/BA/QA on various time sensitive projects including Dodd Frank reporting, External Business Conduct Standards, Clearing and ISDA 2014 Manage a global team of business analysts using best practices and standards which bolsters the effectiveness of the team increasing the likelihood of successful project implementation within budget Own and run Credit bi-monthly trade capture release cycles based on global business prioritization from trading, sales, and middle office.
Includes making sure IT analysis, development, testing, and implementation meet business and industry standards Developed and maintain a library of MIS queries used for business intelligence across the Credit Derivative business.
SQL queries have been incorporated into reporting tools such as Tibco Spotfire for metrics reporting, trend analysis, vendor cost analysis that allows senior stakeholders to make key business decisions on market viability Cross Asset Global Trade Store - Standardized the publishing of event and message payloads for ingestion processes which are used for Intra and EOD PnL and risk analytics.
Rearchitecting the downstream consumer model away from point to point feeds onto a pub/sub or service driven methodology in order to reduce costs.
Senior Consultant/AVP September 1996 to September 2008Lehman Brothers Inc － New York, NY
Credit and Interest Rate Derivatives Trading Systems Designed the XML messaging payloads and managed the schema across the project team assuring that consistent standards were being met which shortened the delivery cycle Technical and business liaison between Front Office, Sales, and IT groups responsible for making sure requirements were being followed appropriately Directed the India development team overseeing the delivery of various sales allocation modules making sure the coordination between teams abroad was seamless Supervised and executed Quality Assurance testing for milestone development releases Implemented and delivered pricing, risk and trade modules for the trading desk using Summit Systems API.
Instruments supported include interest rate swaps, swaptions, caps, floors and exotics.
Tools used were C++, Sybase and Perl on a Solaris UNIX platform.
Project Leader October 1994 to September 1996J.P Morgan Inc － New York, NY
Emerging Markets Reference Data Messaging System.
Team leader for system which distributed critical Emerging Markets trade data to offices throughout the world.
Hired and Managed developers from offshore Barbados and was the liaison for requirements and technical implementation.
Senior Developer June 1989 to September 1994Lehman Brothers Inc － New York, NY
Fixed Income Cash Trading System.
Developed and supported trade, price and position processes for various desks such as High Grade, High Yield, Preferred's, SCT, and Emerging Markets using C++ and Tibco.
Designed and implemented a straight through process which fed all fixed income trades to the firm's mainframe systems using C++, Sybase and Tibco messaging.
Programmer/Analyst January 1987 to June 1989Goldman Sachs and Company － New York, NY
Foreign Securities Clearance System.
Implemented International settlements system.
Bachelor of Science : Computer ScienceNew York Institute of Technology － Westbury, NYComputer Science