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Alpha Services -- Head of E2E Product Solutions - SVP

State Street

State Street

Boston, MA, USA
Posted on Friday, April 5, 2024

Alpha Services, Head of E2E Product and Integration Solutions

Why this role is important to us
The team you will be joining is a part of a global, cross-divisional group supporting State Street AlphaSM. State Street AlphaSM redefines the common definition of ‘alpha’ to mean powering better performance and outcomes at every point on the investment lifecycle and is the first open platform from a single provider that connects the front, middle and back office. It harmonizes data, technology and services across trusted providers to help our clients better manage their businesses. Join us if making your mark in an ever-changing, increasingly complex and competitive industry is a challenge you are up for.

What you will be responsible for

Lead Product and Service Solutions teams focused on bringing client requirements and strategic products to life through either State Street development, through partnerships with CRD and other internal capabilities, and external/industry solutions. Drive product and service strategies across Front, Middle Office and Data Services including:

  • E2E business architecture and solution design taking into consideration client requirements, industry standards and internal stakeholder inputs
  • Platform versioning – creation and maintenance, and working with client management teams to cross/up sell as part of the account planning process
  • Architect integration services with Order Management Systems, custodians, other sources of transactions and the routing of such workflows to downstream systems and processes
  • Partner with CRD to provide Front Office Services
  • Partner with ADP and Alpha Data Services to provide Data Services
  • Partner with Middle Office Services
  • Coordinate E2E/F2B products and services with Product and Service Delivery teams across STT
  • Provide support to Global Delivery, Back Office Services and other STT teams with integration services and other product/service solutions in front-to-back context
  • E2E solution integration to help achieve our clients’ business outcomes

Other Leadership Priorities

  • Provide product and solutions support to enable F2B business and delivery teams, platform teams, etc. to drive strategic outcomes for STT and our clients in Front-to-Back context
  • Help guide clients to strategic outcomes aligned with Alpha Target Platform Version and Service Standards
  • Partner with Alpha Platform, Alpha Services and Global Delivery teams to drive simplification, efficiency and service quality through strategic product and service solutions
  • Visible Industry Leadership representing our Alpha Platform and Service capabilities

What we value

  • Leadership and ability to bring together teams across different levels and disciplines within the organization
  • Outstanding presentation, communication (oral & written), and relationship building skills across all levels of management. A detail-oriented disposition and clear, concise communication skills.
  • Strong critical thinking, problem solving, decision making and relationship management skills
  • The Enterprise Culture traits and behaviors – Choose to own it, Break through Silos, Deliver results through integrity, Do Better Every Day, Care for colleagues, clients and community

Education & Preferred Qualifications

  • Strong understanding of financial markets, investment management processes (including front, middle, back office functions) and how technology is used to enable them on and end-to-end basis
  • Degree qualified with a financial, technology or analytical discipline preferred, or relevant experience within the financial services industry
  • Proficient with Excel and PowerPoint.
  • Experience in Agile software development, Systems Thinking, and/or professional services is an asset.
  • Willingness and ability to travel.

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 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 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 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.

Salary Range:

$225,000 - $337,500 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.