Technology Product OwnerApply Job ID: R-023441 Date posted: 05/20/2022 Primary Location SC-Fort Mill
Are you a team player? Are you curious to learn? Are you interested in working in meaningful projects? Do you want to work with cutting-edge technology? Are you interested in being part of a team that is working to transform and do things differently? If so, LPL Financial is the place for you!
LPL Financial (Nasdaq: LPLA) was founded on the principle that the firm should work for the advisor, and not the other way around. Today, LPL is a leader* in the markets we serve, supporting more than 18,000 financial advisors, 800 institution-based investment programs and 450 independent RIA firms nationwide. We are steadfast in our commitment to the advisor-centered model and the belief that Americans deserve access to personalized guidance from a financial advisor. At LPL, independence means that advisors have the freedom they deserve to choose the business model, services, and technology resources that allow them to run their perfect practice. And they have the freedom to manage their client relationships, because they know their clients best. Simply put, we take care of our advisors, so they can take care of their clients.
Joining as a Senior Analyst, Business Systems, which is within the Technology business unity, you will be responsible for designing and leading solutions based on business requirements and strategic direction. This role will also include providing leadership and guidance to the team’s development efforts towards successful project delivery and application support.
· Design and lead solutions based on business requirements and strategic direction.
· Provide technical leadership to teammates through technical design, and implementation of best practices, adhering to LPL’s SDLC and RM processes.
· Collaborate with other Development teams, Enterprise Architecture and Support teams to design, develop, test and maintain the case management system and its integration with other systems.
· Provide leadership and guide the team’s development efforts towards successful project delivery and application support.
· Communicate with technical and non-technical groups on a regular basis as part of product/project support
· Maintain, troubleshoot, optimize and enhance Trading Platform applications
· Detect and solve technology delivery issues effectively.
· Ensure service level agreements and contingency activities are covered related to system/application availability.
What are we looking for?
We want strong collaboratorswho can deliver a world-class client experience. We are looking for people who thrive in a fast-paced environment, are client-focused, team oriented, and are able to execute in a way that encourages creativity and continuous improvement.
BS or MS
Working knowledge of the following:
Methodology: Agile, SDLC, SAFe
Understanding of Trading Flows and Money Management
3+ year of experience in a Product Owner or Manager for a high performing platform management and software development team
3+ years Financial services/brokerage firm experience
Exemplary collaboration, interpersonal, and presentation skills
Superior skill and ability in multi-tasking and appropriate prioritization
Ability to effectively respond to dynamically changing work environment
Experience working with remote teams, vendors and contingent/SOW staff
Excellent verbal and written communication skills with both technical and non-technical audiences
Ability to interface with customers to gather business needs and to present solutions
Capable of effectively planning, prioritizing and executing tasks utilizing resources and tools
Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
Experience using Agile & Waterfall methodologies
At LPL, we believe that objective financial guidance is a fundamental need for everyone. As the nation’s leading independent broker-dealer, we offer an integrated platform of proprietary technology, brokerage, and investment advisor services. We provide you with a work environment that encourages your creativity and growth, a leadership team that is supportive and responsive, and the opportunity to create a career that has no limits, only amazing potential.
We are one team on one mission. We take care of our advisors, so they can take care of their clients.
Because our company is not too big and not too small, you can seize the opportunity to make a real impact. We are committed to supporting workplace equality, and we embrace the different perspectives and backgrounds of our employees.We also care for our communities, and we encourage our employees to do the same. This creates an environment in which you can do your best work.
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Join the LPL team and help us make a difference by turning life’s aspirations into financial realities. Please log in or create an account to apply to this position. Principals only. EOE.
Information on Interviews:
LPL will only communicate with a job applicant directly from an @lplfinancial.com email address and will never conduct an interview online or in a chatroom forum. During an interview, LPL will not request any form of payment from the applicant, or information regarding an applicant’s bank or credit card. Should you have any questions regarding the application process, please contact LPL’s Human Resources Solutions Center at (800) 877-7210.