Global Head of Business Integration, Vice President, Hybrid

State Street Corporation
Boston, USA
22 Jan 2023
03 Feb 2023
Job Function
Industry Sector
Finance - General
Employment Type
Full Time
Who we are looking for

GlobalLink, a global business unit within State Street Digital, provides market leading electronic trading platforms as well as analytics, settlement, and infrastructure products to the world's largest organizations. GlobalLink's Fixed Income ("GLFI") business focuses on Money Market Funds, Primary Market ETFs, Liquidity Instruments, Investment Funds, Payments and Clearing.

GLFI is looking for an entrepreneurial go-getter who is passionate about making an impact within a fast-growing organization. This role is a hands-on business-to-technology focused role and is an integral part of the GLFI platform. As a player coach, you will lead a team responsible for creating and maintaining integration solutions for our institutional clients using our integration Platform as a Service offering. Solutions will include defining, designing, developing, implementing, and maintaining integrations and their flows. The candidate will have excellent communication skills, have a "hands-on" approach, and can collaborate with both business and technical leadership teams. This role will serve as a bridge between business stakeholders, clients, technology, and operations in analyzing and evaluating business processes and workflows and translating into business requirements and strategic solutions. This role requires the ability to effectively communicate and break down complex processes to define technology solutions and to manage project scope, schedule and resources.

Why this role is important to us
You will be joining State Street Digital, our new division that combines advanced trading technology, best execution and servicing expertise with proprietary market research and insights to support clients in decentralized financial markets. Together with other teams across our company, you will be working on the evolution of our award-winning GlobalLink technology platform into a multi-asset solution that will include crypto, central bank digital currency, blockchain and tokenization.

Join us if making your mark in the digital asset servicing industry is a challenge you are up for.

What you will be responsible for
As a Head of Business Integration for GLFI you will:
  • Design, analyze, solve, document and deploy the processes for our clients' specifications and objectives
  • Identify and assess complex problems and create solutions that require in-depth evaluation of variable factors that are implemented by the team.
  • Develop an integrated view of the enterprise using a repeatable approach, cohesive framework, and available industry standard techniques.
  • Responsible for applying Project Management knowledge, skills, tools and techniques to business implementation deliverables, processes, and systems in order to meet or exceed stakeholder needs and expectations
  • Handle technical consultancy in post-sales implementations
  • Project manage which includes troubleshooting and escalation both internally and with clients
  • Drive continuous improvement activities of prioritized initiatives, operational and support processes.
  • Work with Product Owner to design and develop software solutions to meet market need

What we value
These skills will help you succeed in this role
  • Outstanding attention to detail and a desire to solve complex business problems with creative technical solutions
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Willingness to roll up sleeves and navigate complexity.
  • Ability to work well within a team.
  • Conveys a sense of urgency and drives issues to closure.
  • Natural curiosity to learn and ability to constructively question the status quo
  • Ability to think through new changes and proactively help stakeholders consider needs impact

Education & Preferred Qualifications
  • 8+ years hands on developer experience of object-oriented design pattern knowledge and implementation experience using Python or Java.
  • BA/BS in Computer Science, Mathematics or Finance related field from an accredited university
  • Strong knowledge of technology driven financial solutions.
  • Basic Unix & Linux skills

Additional requirements

Are you the right candidate? Yes!
We truly believe in the power that comes from the diverse backgrounds and experiences our employees bring with them. Although each vacancy details what we are looking for, we don't necessarily need you to fulfil all of them when applying. If you like change and innovation, seek to see the bigger picture, make data driven decisions and are a good team player, you could be a great fit.

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, investment 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 by location, but you may expect generous medical care, insurance and savings plans, among other perks. You'll have access to flexible Work Programs to help you 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, experiences and perspectives 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 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 programs 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.

Salary Range:
$140,000 - $222,500 Annual
The range quoted above applies to the role in the primary location specified. If the candidate would ultimately work outside of the primary location above, the applicable range could differ.
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