Product Owner - Order Execution in Chicago, IL at TradeStation

Date Posted: 11/10/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Chicago, IL
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    At least 8 year(s)
  • Date Posted:
    11/10/2018

Job Description

Product Owner - Order Execution
Plantation, FL
 
***This position is located in Plantation, Florida***
 

TradeStation is looking for an experienced Agile Product Owner to guide the evolution of a highly sophisticated order execution system.  This role is responsible for partnering with the Product Management team to help understand, define, and prioritize the customer needs, while working as a member of an Agile development team.  Candidates are expected to rely on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish a variety of complicated tasks and goals.
 
ESSENTIAL JOB RESPONSIBILITIES:
  • Represent the order execution product team to the business stakeholders
  • Collaborate with the Product Management team to understand customer and market needs
  • Translate customer and market needs into product requirements
  • Work within an Agile development team to document and prioritize features
  • Manage the product life cycle from conception through release
  • Communicate team and product metrics to stakeholders
  • Work flexible hours

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & ABILITIES:
  • Technically savvy with strong analytical skills
  • Knowledge of user interface design principles and general practices
  • Knowledge of client-side development practices and standards as well as an aptitude for marketing and business
  • Familiar with the Financial Services industry
  • Must be a team player that is assertive, passionate, and goal-oriented
  • Solid verbal and written communication skills
  • Highly organized with the ability to prioritize and track multiple tasks to successful completion
  • Understanding of Agile methodologies, DevOps, continuous delivery and related concepts
  • Passionate about and interested in exploring new and emerging technologies and methods
  • Experience with international teams is a plus

EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE:
  • Bachelor’s degree (Master’s/MBA a plus)
  • 8+ years of experience as a Product Owner, Product Manager, Business Analyst, Development Manager, and/or Technical Architect
  • Experience with middle/back office trading systems
  • Experience with trading platforms is plus