Arch Capital Group Ltd. is a Bermuda-based company which provides insurance, reinsurance and mortgage insurance on a worldwide basis. Arch Capital Services Inc. provides support and expertise to entities across ACGL to help them operate effectively and efficiently. Arch is committed to helping its associates create what's next by providing access to a variety of programs supporting your professional development and a culture that encourages innovation, collaboration and professional growth. We seek talent that thinks innovatively, values collaboration and will go the extra mile to serve our customers and develop our company.
The IT Program Manager, Investment Services will be responsible for IT strategy and implementation in support of Arch Investment Management (AIM) including the program strategy, product roadmap development, and market delivery/operation of the product offerings. A successful candidate would be an experienced dynamic, multidimensional digital professional who is strategic, technologically savvy, and skilled in both program strategy and operational efficiencies. Travel up to 25% may be required.
Understand the strategic direction of AIM and manage the technology applications and data integrations to enhance the operation of the business
Function as IT program manager and business analyst
Active in the designing, planning, system selection, development and configuration, implementation, testing, and support of IT programs
Prioritize, manage, and communicate plans for system capabilities and deployment
Support programs through all phases of the SDLC
Develop product road maps to match short-term and long-term business goals with specific technology solutions
Communicate the status of projects and deliverables to individuals involved
Understand the business case for proposed products and initiatives in assigned business segments, including cost/benefit estimates, market trends, competitive and risk analysis, industry best practices and product development timelines
Foster close relationships with key market constituents to validate program strategy and road maps
Collaborate with business and technology team members to ensure alignment of business goals and technology needs
Lead projects from start to finish and ensure proper support is in place upon delivery of new technology solutions
Prepare project plans, budgets and recurring status updates across all Arch Investment related IT initiatives
May manage other teams/consultants as necessary
Prior experience with the suite of Blackrock Aladdin tools, Bloomberg and Clearwater is preferred
Ability to communicate business and technical information to employees at all levels of the organization and to outside vendors and ability to translate business needs into efficient technology solutions
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Bachelor's degree in a related field
Investment management experience is required with 5+ years in the industry
Direct experience with Risk, Performance Attribution, Accounting, Data Warehousing, Workflow and Reconciliation systems for Investment teams and asset manager is ideal
Extensive experience with project management and/or implementation of system requirements based on changes in workflow or changes in business requirements
Arch Capital Group Ltd.