Belfast, United Kingdom

Product Development Manager - Investor Solutions

Full-time / part-time
Cromac Street
United Kingdom

Job description

The perfect candidate for us will be experienced (4-5 years in industry) in managing and leading a team, but also hands-on and the ability to deliver and scaling the technology solutions:

  • Ability to drive projects to completion with minimal guidance
  • Experience in identify & implementing different technologies / systems to solve a business problem
  • Experience in data analysis using SQL, Python, Snowflake, Tableau, Power BI
  • Extensive experience of product development lifecycle including: experiment design, feature engineering, validation, deployment, monitoring and using best practices for UI/UX
  • Excellent communication and collaboration skills to partner with Product and Technology delivery teams
  • Experience of leading and mentoring a team of application developers
  • Extensive experience of analytics and recommendation of systems.
  • Passionate about innovation & using technology to drive positive outcomes for our customers & the business
  • Solid statistical analysis and problem-solving skill
  • Define and shape the Investor Solutions roadmap, working closely with the Investor Solutions Management Team
  • Take overall responsibility for implementing the IS - roadmap items/features
  • Identify the right technology to help realise the roadmap items / features
    • Engaging with Group IT and Cosmos Product Owner on how existing systems and talent could be utilised
  • Line Management of the IS - Product Innovation team
    • HR responsibilities - OT, T&E, Leave, Sickness, Development (CPD), recruitment and succession planning
    • Future recruitment plan and prepare training plan on Product Innovation team, ensuring successful onboarding and integration with the wider Investor Solutions Team

IQ EQ Cosmos:

  • A secure platform delivering real time data reporting and data analysis with slicing and dicing capabilities. Allowing clients to have a single source of truth helping with their performance analysis and portfolio monitoring solutions.

    Tasks (what does the role do on a day-to-day basis)

    • Help shape and inform the Investor Solutions roadmap and R&D strategy
    • Evaluate the technical and economic feasibility of utilising different technology solutions to help realise the roadmap items / features
    • Apply statistical and advanced analytical techniques to optimise and improve business performance for specific business problems and use cases
    • Seek out and manage new sources of data for use in all aspects of forecasting, making IQ-EQ Investor Solutions best in class in utilising the most expansive data sets available
    • Regular delivery of data roadmap projects – both large and small – that drives business benefit and gives us a competitive advantage
    • Engage the wider analytical community by pushing best practice, helping coach and upskilling application developers

    Help us to shape the next generation of our products


    • Experience in machine learning development lifecycle including: experiment design, feature engineering, validation, deployment and monitoring
    • MSc in Computer Science, Math, Engineering, Statistics or other technical field
    • Experience in software engineering / development both front end and back end

    Additional information

    At IQ-EQ we want you to reach your full potential. We offer an inclusive and diverse environment to support your career aspirations. With a strong emphasis on continuous learning and a holistic approach to your professional and personal development. We also offer opportunities across our service lines and our international network of offices.

    Company description

    IQ-EQ is a leading Investor Services group which combines global expertise with an unwavering focus on client service delivery. We support fund managers, global companies, family offices and private clients operating worldwide.

    What is Investor Solutions:

    • The creation of IQ EQ Investor Solutions stems from many years of servicing funds of fund clients, ultra-high net worth individuals & institutional investors / Asset Owners. Clients have been requesting solutions which provide full transparency on their portfolios, especially around their private deals. Investors need to know the finer details of their portfolios and they require “drill down” into their underlying assets and portfolios.
    • IQ EQ Investor Solutions Team in addition to providing the Fund Admin / accounting services to the clients mentioned above. It is leveraging state of the art technologies (“Cosmos”) alongside the technical operational expertise in providing dynamic and transparent reporting solutions to fund managers as well as the Asset Owner community.