Operations Project Specialist

United States - Illinois


Job Type
Full Time

Your role
Are you a leader in innovation? Do you enjoy a fast paced rapidly changing environment? Are you detail oriented, even when multitasking? We're looking for someone like that to:
– provide project support for your internal partners and workstream
– develop product and account workflow
– assist with current project work in the capacity of a business analyst as needed
– work with testing team to validate scripts and resolve issues

Your team
You will be working with our Asset Management Transformation Office team in Chicago. We're responsible for updating the core operating systems and many of the tools used in Asset Management. By working closely with our global partners in the front, middle and back office, we ensure that the new core application is meeting defined requirements and that users will be able to perform required tasks.

Your experience and skills
You have:
– a Bachelor's degree
– 6+ years of experience in Asset Management operations
– successful project involvement with large, multi-year programs
– experience with Asset Management systems & process (SimCorp Dimension preferred)
– strong knowledge of various financial instruments, including derivatives
– the skills to thrive under project deadlines
– strong analytical, problem-solving and synthesizing skills (you know how to figure things out)
– the ability to take responsibility and stay focused on objectives with a can-do-attitude
– an aptitude for investment management technology tools
– experience with report writing/SQL a strong plus

You are:
– a self-starter who can work well with minimal supervision (you can micromanage yourself)
– an excellent communicator, with strong interpersonal skills
– always professional (but you have the human touch)
– successful with working in critical functional change programs
– a flexible, resilient team player with excellent organizational skills

What we offer
Together. That's how we do things. We offer talented people around the world a supportive, stimulating and diverse working environment. We'll value your passion and commitment. And reward your performance.

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.