Lead Asset Management IT CH/EMEA #099109

  • Competitive
  • Zurich, Switzerland
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Credit Suisse AG
  • 22 Aug 17

Lead Asset Management IT CH/EMEA #099109

We Offer

  • An exciting and challenging opportunity to lead the development and execution of Technology Strategy for Asset Management in CH/EMEA.
  • You the opportunity to lead a business process and technology transformation
  • You the opportunity to ensure that the technology strategy is linked to the overall business strategy as well as the technology strategy for Global Asset Management and the Bank
  • You to be a partner to the business and to understand the new strategy and understand how technology and the whole infrastructure will align
  • Implementation of appropriate frameworks of scalable processes and methodologies that support the organizations businesses now and in the future.
  • You will be responsible for directing resource allocation and proper execution across the technology group to maintain service level objectives and support expansion
  • You the ability to identify the ongoing core needs of the business and make sure that the current day to day "run the bank" activities are being met
  • The building of relationships and negotiate agreements with key customers both internal and externals.
  • Build, motivate and retain a high performing technology team that is seen to be adding significant support and value to the business
  • The chance to provide the investment teams with applications and data necessary for them to devise alpha generating strategies and deploy these strategies against client accounts or pooled vehicles
  • Work with the business management and finance teams to define and implement the systems necessary to run and lead the organization


You Offer
  • A Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science - Mathematics or Engineering. Graduate degree preferred.
  • A background as a successful technology lead with over 15 years of related business experience and a consistent track record of leadership across a wide variety of technology and infrastructure functions
  • Ideally a deep understanding of running a technology organization to support a business with complex financial products and investments
  • Experience working in a large Global / International organization with a focus on Asset Management and or Wealth Management
  • Leading experience of a 100 + tech group with hands on and current technology skills i.e. DevOps, NoSql and Data Analytics
  • Strong Strategic orientation with demonstrable success of having put IT within a business context.
  • Proven experience of managing a technology organization through a period of considerable change.
  • Negotiation of managed key vendors
  • Extensive business experience gained in an environment of open social achievement of demanding targets and re-engineering business processes.
  • Consistent record of hiring, developing and deploying top talent at all levels and an equal ability to consistently top grade the organization while at the same time reducing costs and cycle times.
  • A style that is engaging and open, capable of working hard under significant pressure but at the same time being seen as additive to the leadership team.
  • Energy and passion to support a 24-hour organization across multiple geographies
  • Excellence in communication skills and organizational savvy.
  • A background that translates into a polished and sophisticated style of leadership and delivery with an understanding of the value of process.
  • Fluent English Skills required - German language skills nice to have.
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