Delivery Manager in Fixed Income


  • You will be the key representative and focal point of Excelian with the Client on this engagement
  • You will partner with the near-shore Delivery Manager and team leads to provide an excellent, transparent service to the client, requiring minimum supervisory overhead
  • You will act as a “Proxy Product Owner”, interfacing between the Product Owner and near-shore teams, agreeing appropriate metrics to track progress, and managing the medium-term roadmap/book of work
  • You will manage relationships with key stakeholders, including Quants and Front Office, ensuring blockers, risks and issues are dealt with early
  • You will take steps to learn the high level business and technical architecture, and leverage this to provide supervision of high-level architecture, scope and project decisions (interface / business process / programme / support / failover / continuity plan implications).
  • You will act as an SME and a gateway into the organization (IT, Quants, Front Office, etc.), helping near-shore team to resolve process and application questions with minimal recourse to the client’s teams/managers
  • The near-shore delivery manager will support you by owning line management responsibilities for team members, near-shore hiring, preparing formal status packs, financial tracking and so on

  • Subject matter expertise in Fixed Income Derivatives
  • Proven ability to lead the design, build and operation of complex technology systems
  • Experience managing software delivery, ideally using agile methodologies
  • Solid communication, management, and inter-personal skills
  • Ability and charisma to lead and inspire
  • Willingness to travel to client and near-shore delivery center locations
  • Must be able to get things done, regardless of obstacles
  • Ability to negotiate while ensuring relationships with Client is always positive, cooperative and that conflicts are minimized and rapidly resolved.
  • Permanent full-employment contract based in Copenhagen, one of Europe’s most dynamic cities, and top of many “livable city” assessments
  • Relocation assistance, which would include tax guidance (such as applicability of Denmarks expatriate tax)
  • Grow with one of the leading software providers in creative, dynamic, international and friendly working environment
  • Medical and life insurance
  • Referral programs
  • Internally organized trainings (technical, Agile, Scrum, financial and soft skills)

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