iCapital Network is powering the world’s alternative investment marketplace. Our financial technology platform has transformed how advisors, wealth management firms, asset managers, and banks evaluate and recommend bespoke public and private market strategies for their high-net-worth clients. iCapital services approximately $70 billion in global client assets invested in close to 750 funds across more than 125,000 underlying accounts.

iCapital was named Solutions Provider of the Year at the 2020 MMI/Barron’s Industry Awards and selected to the 2018, 2019, 2020 and 2021 Forbes FinTech 50, a list of the top 50 innovative financial technology companies that are transforming finance through technology.

About the Role

Data Science is a fast growing group at iCapital and we are looking for a Product Manager to lead the way in growing our Data Science group. You will be responsible for developing a requirements gathering process, implementing those requirements, vendor selection and implementation, growing the team, and developing standards on how we utilize AI / ML / OCR / NLP across our organization. This role reports to the Chief Data Officer in the Data & Analytics organization.

We are looking for someone who has:

  • Deep appreciation for design, the tradeoffs, and implementation of algorithms.

  • Can explore datasets to discover patterns.

  • Released, maintained, and monitored a Data Science (e.g. OCR, NLP) service.

  • Intellectual curiosity - asks the why to help get to the best solution vs. just doing.

  • Strong prioritization and project management skills, including timely and proactive communication of timelines, status, issue partner concern.

  • Experience building and running a repeatable requirements gathering and implementation process.

  • An enjoyment in presenting solutions to clients and partners.

  • Ability to explain complex data relations in a simple and clear way.

  • Sufficient technical experience and depth to understand AI/ML products at a deeper than surface level

  • Experience in the financial industry is strongly preferred 

Qualifications:

  • 5-10 or 10+ years of technical program/product experience, which must also include recent project management experience.

  • 2+ years of deep learning, computer vision, or NLP project management.

Nice to Haves:

  • High-level familiarity with common data science languages including Python, R, Julia, and/or Matlab

  • High-level familiarity with machine learning frameworks and tools such as Tensorflow, Tesseract, PyTorch, and/or Keras

  • High-level familiarity with common web development languages including Ruby, HTML and/or Javascript

  • High-level familiarity with web development and database integration principles and practices, including SQL and NoSQL databases

  • High-level familiarity with software development best practices, including source control (Git), CI/CD pipelines, testing, and documentation

  • High-level familiarity with cloud computing platforms including AWS, Azure, and/or GCP

  • Bachelors, Masters, and/or PhD in a related field

Benefits

iCapital offers a comprehensive benefits package that includes a competitive total compensation program consisting of salary, equity for all full-time employees, annual performance bonus, and an employer matched retirement plan; generously subsidized healthcare with 100% employer paid dental, vision, telemedicine, and virtual mental health counseling; and generous paid time off (PTO) featuring unlimited sick time and parental leave. 

As we plan to re-enter our offices in 2021, iCapital will offer most employees the flexibility to work remotely one to two days a week.  Every department has different needs, and some positions will be designated in-office jobs, based on their function.

While we are currently working remotely due to COVID-19, this position will be based in our NYC or Greenwich, CT office.

For additional information on iCapital Network, please visit https://www.icapitalnetwork.com/about-us  Twitter: @icapitalnetwork | LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/icapital-network-inc

 

iCapital Network is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer. We do not discriminate based upon race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, status as a protected veteran, status as an individual with a disability, or other applicable legally protected characteristics.

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