IT Manager

To apply for this position, email your cover letter and resume to careers@eventidefunds.com.

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IT Manager Role

The successful Information Technology Manager (IT Manager) is well-versed in systems needs and security challenges facing the financial industry. The IT Manager works closely with senior management and the firm’s external IT vendor to ensure that Eventide is continually enhancing its technology environment to optimize business processes and secure data. This role reports to Eventide’s Director of Distribution and works closely with Eventide’s senior management team, including the firm’s Managing Partners.

The IT Manager maintains Eventide’s IT roadmap and helps to prioritize IT resources and projects to create a user-centric environment for business applications across the firm. This position partners closely with Eventide’s internal programmer and manages the firm’s IT vendor providing core IT support and guidance concerning information security standards such as NIST.

This role operates at the forefront of Eventide’s growth and works proactively across all business data and systems owners to ensure that technology initiatives are properly planned, architected, tested, and implemented. The IT Manager understands the importance of partnering with business personnel to document systems requirements and technical specifications in coordination with Eventide’s programmer, IT vendor, and Compliance Team.

This position offers an excellent opportunity to join a growing, values-based asset manager as a self-starter in a thought leadership position that will manage short- and long-term IT initiatives incorporating security by design.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Responsibility for Eventide’s overall technology plan across all business line functions
  • Coordinating with senior management to develop strategic plans that optimize and secure business systems and the use of external vendors
  • Managing and measuring the performance of Eventide’s IT vendor, including through the development of metrics and periodic reports to senior management
  • Evaluating recommendations of the IT vendor, including security measures, hardware choices, IT policy updates, and risk reviews related to external vendors
  • Serving as Eventide’s internal point person for IT and physical security issues related to the protection of business information (e.g., data breaches, defects, etc.) in coordination with Eventide’s IT vendor
  • Developing oversight processes and reports to measure technology and data risks
  • Partnering with senior management, business leads, and others to improve and implement an IT roadmap (including architecture design, platform selection, data processing and storage, and technology governance)
  • Researching, evaluating, implementing, and testing new technology
  • Proposing actionable strategies to senior management and business lines regarding technology investments and implementation schedules, including project management
  • Testing the firm’s technology environment and practices against NIST frameworks and addressing gaps as appropriate
  • Monitoring Eventide’s technology spend and framing choices in IT budgeting decisions

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent involving information systems, mathematics, statistics, business, or a related field
  • 3-6 years of experience in IT disciplines such as business analytics, data science, IT security, IT operations and/or project management, solution delivery to business users
  • Experience working in a financial services or asset management business, including in a business analyst or technology role supporting systems and/or security initiatives
  • Experience assessing, implementing and/or supporting analytical tools and new technologies
  • Experience managing and executing IT transformation initiatives in complex environments
  • Exceptional interpersonal and facilitative skills with the ability to develop and communicate a technology and infrastructure vision that inspires and aligns staff
  • Excellent verbal and written presentation skills, including the ability to explain technical concepts to business leaders and IT partners
  • Strong organizational skills and ability to complete multiple priorities under pressure
  • Comfort with information management practices, system development life cycle management, IT services management, infrastructure, and IT operations
  • Deep curiosity of emerging technologies and competitive landscapes

To apply for this position, email your cover letter and resume to careers@eventidefunds.com.

Eventide is an equal opportunity employer

This job description is not intended to be all-inclusive. Employee may perform other related duties as negotiated to meet the ongoing needs of the organization.

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