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2018-08-162018-09-15

Vice President, Information Systems - Fixed Income

Prudential
Newark, NJ
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    466998
Position Title: Vice President, Information Systems - Fixed Income
Job Code: 466998
Job Location: New Jersey-Newark
Description:

PGIM Fixed Income is a global asset manager offering active solutions across all fixed income markets. The company has offices in Newark, New Jersey, London, Tokyo and Singapore. As of December 31, 2017, the firm has $709 billion of assets under management including $291 billion in institutional assets, $122 billion in retail assets, and $296 billion in proprietary assets. More than 500 institutional asset owners have entrusted PGIM Fixed Income with their assets.

The VP, Information Systems position within PGIM Fixed Income is responsible for Application Delivery activities in the US, Ireland and Japan. Those responsibilities include actively managing projects and leading a team of developers and business analysts. Responsibilities also include leadership of QA for the Systems organization and SDLC governance. The position reports to the Head of Information Systems for the Fixed Income business.

Job responsibilities include:
• Leading initiatives within the systems team globally
• Consult with senior management in the analysis and execution of business plans
• Leading change within the IS department to improve workflows and effectiveness
• Partner with vendors to influence product roadmaps to provide PGIM Fixed Income with a competitive advantage using best practices and trends
• Managing offshore QA function
• Maintain relationships with other business partners, vendors and professional organizations
• Lead efforts to adopt SCRUM, agile methods and tools across the IS department globally
• Support staff in solving problems and incorporating new processes and technology to support the business
• Maintain a well-controlled and resilient technology environment, including the identification and management of IT risks in coordination with company policies and IT governance standards


• Demonstrated leadership qualities and partnering skills
• 5 years experience as a project manager in Fixed Income Asset Management application delivery
• 5 years experience in business analysis or development in a Fixed Income Asset Management company
• Working knowledge and experience implementing Business Intelligence platforms (Tableau, Power BI or equivalent) and Data Marts
• Experience in SCRUM/ Agile teams
• Bachelor’s degree required. Graduate degree or CFA a plus
• Demonstrated experience managing an application development team
• In depth knowledge and experience with Fixed Income instruments, including derivatives, foreign exchange, MBS, structured securities and syndicated bank loans. Additional knowledge of equity systems and markets a plus.
• Strong diagnostic, analytic and problem solving skills
• Experience with Software Development governance and lifecycle
• Proven project management and change management experience
• Demonstrated ability to work with senior management on strategic initiatives and on-going business support
• Excellent organization, communication, collaboration and time management skills


Prudential is a multinational financial services leader with operations in the United States, Asia, Europe, and Latin America. Leveraging its heritage of life insurance and asset management expertise, Prudential is focused on helping individual and institutional customers grow and protect their wealth. The company's well-known Rock symbol is an icon of strength, stability, expertise and innovation that has stood the test of time. Prudential's businesses offer a variety of products and services, including life insurance, annuities, retirement-related services, mutual funds, asset management, and real estate services.

We recognize that our strength and success are directly linked to the quality and skills of our diverse associates. We are proud to be a place where talented people who want to make a difference can grow as professionals, leaders, and as individuals. Visit www.prudential.com to learn more about our values, our history and our brand.

Prudential is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, genetics, disability, age, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Note that this posting is intended for individual applicants. Search firms or agencies should email Staffing at staffingagencies@prudential.com for more information about doing business with Prudential.
Job Function: Asset Management
Schedule: Full-time

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