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Alpha Platform Project Manager - Vice President

State Street Corporation
Boston, Massachusetts 02111

What we are looking for

State Street Alpha seeks to harmonizes data, technology and services across the end-to-end investment management life cycle for consistent workflows and holistic views of the investment process. This role is in the Alpha Platform Management (Strategy) team which provides leadership, management and drives the execution of various initiatives.

We are looking for an individual who can provide leadership, end-to-end project management, advocacy and oversight of the various Alpha sub-streams. This includes planning, overseeing and coaching team leads for implementation and execution of project level deliverables as well as producing executive level reporting to enable the achievement of integration goals.

Why this job is important to us

State Street Alpha brings together data and capabilities across the investment lifecycle to help our clients make better decisions, grow at scale, and deliver returns for their clients.  We partner with clients, both internal and external, to optimize their operations, data, and technology footprint by leveraging the Alpha Platform and outsourced Alpha Services.

This position is located in Boston, MA and is hybrid requiring 2+ days a week in the Boston office

What you are responsible for

  • Provide leadership, project management and drive for the execution of initiatives within the overall Alpha Platform workstreams
  • Drive execution through stringent project management and close attention to detail of sub-streams in the overall Alpha workstream
  • Drive planning, project management and execution for roadmaps and product releases
  • Solution impediments with stakeholders, drive project progress, escalate risks, issues and solutions
  • Implement project changes and interventions to achieve program goals
  • Perform internal communications using multiple communication channels on the product areas and features owned
  • Coach team leads to manage agile ceremonies and help facilitate story development, story point estimations, definition of done discussions
  • Drive consensus on technical decisions and ensure Alpha engineering practices are followed as defined by the Software Development Lifecycle (SDLC) to help deliver high quality results


Education and Preferred Qualifications

Education and Experience

  • Minimum Bachelor's degree or equivalent
  • Minimum 10 years of experience as a project/program manager
  • PMP Certification and/or consulting experience a plus


  • Proven leadership and program management skills
  • Proven strong communication, interpersonal, decision-making, analytical/problem solving and negotiation skills
  • Ability to influence and work collaboratively across multiple organizations to reach common goals
  • Organized with the ability to multi-task in a fast-paced environment
  • Experience working with product and engineering teams in a large scale cloud-native / SaaS environment
  • Experience with Jira, Confluence or other issue tracking/collaboration tools
  • Team player and collaborator

About State Street

What we do. State Street is one of the largest custodian banks, asset managers and asset intelligence companies in the world. From technology to product innovation we're making our mark on the financial services industry. For more than two centuries, we've been helping our clients safeguard and steward the investments of millions of people. We provide investment servicing, data & analytics, investments research & trading and investment management to institutional clients.

Work, Live and Grow. We make all efforts to create a great work environment. Our benefits packages are competitive and comprehensive. Details vary in locations, but you may expect generous medical care, insurance and savings plans among other perks. You'll have access to flexible Work Program to help match your needs. And our wealth of development programs and educational support will help you reach your full potential.

Inclusion, Diversity, and Social Responsibility. We truly believe our employees' diverse backgrounds, experience and perspective are a powerful contributor to creating an inclusive environment where everyone can thrive and reach their maximum potential while adding value to both our organization and our clients. We warmly welcome the candidates of diverse origin, background, ability, age, sexual orientation, gender identity and personality. Another fundamental value at State Street is active engagement with our communities around the world, both as a partner and a leader. You will have tools to help balance your professional and personal life, paid volunteer days, matching gift program and access to employee networks that help you stay connected to what matters to you.


State Street is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer.


Posted: 2023-03-16 Expires: 2023-04-30

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Alpha Platform Project Manager - Vice President

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