VP of Data & Systems (Machine Learning / AI / Deep Learning)

ai, machine learning, asset management
Full Time
Depends on Experience
Travel not required

Job Description

CGS Business Solutions is committed to helping you, as an esteemed Technical Professional, find the next right step in your career. We match professionals like you to rewarding consulting or full-time opportunities in your area of expertise. We are currently seeking Technical Professionals who are searching for challenging and rewarding roles for the following opportunity:

CGS Business Solutions is seeking a seasoned Sr. Financial Services Technologist working with Machine Learning / AI / Deep Learning; who will provide Business and Data Analysis capabilities focused on portfolio and security analytics, investment and portfolio reporting, as well as operational process design and oversight. This individual will partner with various departments within the company and serve as a thought and change leader as we build our Enterprise Analytics platform. In partnership with the Portfolio Analytics, Risk and Reporting, operations and the investment teams, this individual will design specifications for new portfolio and security analytics, perform quality tests, oversee the development to production implementation lifecycle.

Responsibilities include:

  • Collaborate with the investment teams and other internal partners to draw up formal specifications for portfolio and security analytics;
  • Take ownership of all aspects of software development including specifications, testing, debugging, roll-out (including user training), documentation, and maintenance;
  • Design and implement operational processes to monitor the accuracy and timeliness of data flows, analytics calculators and report outputs;
  • Troubleshoot and resolve production related issues arising from missed or problematic data feeds, inaccuracies related to calculations, and report output discrepancies;
  • Write reports using off the shelf and proprietary tools (and manage the development of new reports with stakeholders);
  • Deliver reports or self-service tools to internal and external stakeholders;


  • Minimum of 5 years of experience at an asset management company, investment/portfolio analytics software vendor, investment/portfolio analytics consultancy, or other related financial services company working with credit products in an analytical capacity;
  • Must have a working knowledge of security analytics for bonds, leveraged loans (Bank Debt), convertible securities, options and structured products;
  • Foundation in investment finance concepts and familiarity with credit instruments, investment performance, closed-end funds, open-end funds and Fund Accounting;
  • Ability to quarterback assigned projects to resolution, seeking guidance and escalating issues as appropriate;
  • Comfortable and capable of working with product specialists, vendors, portfolio managers, and senior management to understand and define reporting requirements;
  • Expertise in investment platforms, systems, operations, data flows, and processes, as it relates to alternative asset management and the investment lifecycle in general, is a major plus;
  • Experience using SQL, Python, C#, and MS Visual Studio preferred. An interest or experience in Machine Learning / AI / Deep Learning algorithms and investment financial models a plus;
  • Experience building reports in business intelligence tools such as Microsoft BI or other industry wide tools is a plus;

CGS specializes in IT business solutions, staffing and consulting services. With a strong focus in IT Applications, Network Infrastructure, Information Security, and Engineering. CGS is an INC 5000 company and is honored to be selected as one of the Best IT Recruitment Firms in California. After five consecutive Fastest Growing Company titles, CGS continues to break into new markets across the USA. Companies are counting on CGS to attract and help retain these resource pools in order to gain a competitive advantage the rapidly changing business environments.

Dice Id : 10477632
Position Id : BHJOB31_573
Originally Posted : 6 months ago
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