This opportunity to run the show (from the IT perspective) at an NYC hedge fund is a pure tech role. Experience in financial technologies and institutions is always helpful for this kind of position, but sometimes not essential. First and foremost, the employer is looking for a strong hardware / software / network professional. A hedge fund job like this often gives the opportunity to work with the best technologies available.
Work in a small midtown hedge fund (25 people) directly with the CFO and Director of Operations. Hands-on IT Manager is needed to manage network operations, telecommunications and design / implementation of the application infrastructure for the firm. Candidate will be required to manage hands-on all aspects of hedge fund operations, with focus on the following areas:
– Infrastructure Support (Citrix, Websense, BES, Exchange 2007, SQL 2005, Server 2003)
– Desktop Support and Troubleshooting
– Application Support (Advent Geneva & Eze Castle TC)
– Process Automation, Reporting and Database Development
This is a very broad, hands-on role. The candidate will be the only IT person currently in the organization.
We require five years experience minimum and a college degree in an IT-related field.