UBS Financial Services IT Project Manager in Mumbai, India

Your role:

Manage a strategic change program to provide cross-asset class risk management and decision support capabilities across multiple businesses within the Global Asset Management division. The program seeks to replace disparate boutique systems and processes in order to provide a unified, efficient and consistent division-wide platform to manage risk.

Day-to-day responsibilities:

  • Direct a change team to implement best-of-breed solutions and to integrate new functional components into multiple operating platforms

  • Accountable for managing scope, time, resources and budget

  • Manage project plan / feature backlog

  • Facilitate feature prioritization by business and product stakeholders

  • Manage project issues, risks and escalate where appropriate

  • Create and maintain status reporting materials

  • Manage stakeholders: Business / End Users, Account Managers and Service / Product Managers

  • Drive executional excellence / change project best practices within team

  • Ensure adherence to SDLC processes

What we offer:

Together. That’s how we do things. We offer people around the world a supportive, challenging and diverse working environment. We value your passion and commitment, and reward your performance.

Keen to achieve the work-life agility that you desire? We're open to discussing how this could work for you (and us).

Take the next step:

Are you truly collaborative? Succeeding at UBS means respecting, understanding and trusting colleagues and clients. Challenging others and being challenged in return. Being passionate about what you do. Driving yourself forward, always wanting to do things the right way. Does that sound like you? Then you have the right stuff to join us. Apply now.

Disclaimer / Policy Statements:

UBS is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We respect and seek to empower each individual and support the diverse cultures, perspectives, skills and experiences within our workforce.

Your team:

You will be part of the Market Risk IT team that is responsible for

  • providing the systems needed by the Investment Bank, Wealth Management and Firmwide Risk to manage Market Risk exposure of its global Front Office trading functions.

  • providing the systems that ensure Bank's compliance to various regulatory requirements.

Your experience and skills:


  • Experience managing teams of IT professionals

  • Experience in both Waterfall and Agile methodologies (Scrum, Kanban)

  • Experience in Financial Services industry and familiarity with Asset Manager products and processes

  • Experience with both vended package implementations and system integration

  • Excellent team management and client relationship skills

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

  • Ability to distill complex information into simplified terms without losing meaning and translate \"technology speak\" for business stakeholders

  • Ability to work with limited supervision

  • Highly organized with excellent time management skills

  • Experience working in a dynamic / fast-paced environment

  • PMI certification / Scrum certification preferred

This Application Delivery Project Management role offers a fantastic opportunity for the qualified candidate to solve tough business problems, join a high performing team and contribute directly to the expansion of revenue opportunities and delivery of efficiency gains to the Global Asset Management division of UBS.

You are

– A team player.

– A great communicator, with superior inter-personal and influencing skills.

– Someone with a flair for technology and is adept at leveraging the latest tools and technologies to increase team productivity and collaboration across dispersed teams.

– Someone who has a \"can do\" attitude.

– Someone who has an eye for Quality.

– Someone who is able to challenge the status quo.

– Someone with leadership and professionalism who consistently demonstrates a \"role model\" behavior.

– Able to engage with people across all levels and has excellent people management skills.

– Someone who can simultaneously work on multiple projects.

– Someone with a general ability to pick up information quickly and turn around deliverables under strict time and quality constraints.

About us:

Expert advice. Wealth management. Investment banking. Asset management. Retail banking in Switzerland. And all the support functions. That's what we do. And we do it for private and institutional clients as well as corporations around the world.

We are about 60,000 employees in all major financial centers, in almost 900 offices and more than 50 countries. Do you want to be one of us?

Job Reference #: 160837BR

Business Divisions: Corporate Center

Title: IT Project Manager

City: Mumbai

Job Type: Full Time

Country / State: India

Function Category: Information Technology (IT)