Careers

Jordan & Jordan's recruiters work with client firms to ensure that their staffing needs are satisfied.

 


Working at Jordan & Jordan

Jordan & Jordan is committed to be widely recognized as the "Go To" firm for practical, insightful solutions to business, process and technology challenges related to the securities industry. Jordan & Jordan is an equal opportunity firm. We recruit, employ, train, compensate, and promote without regard to race, religion, creed, color, national origin, age, gender, sexual orientation, marital status, disability, veteran status or any other basis protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.

We are looking for candidates that share our corporate values which are as follows:

  • All of our interactions demonstrate integrity and professionalism.
  • By striving to exceed customer expectations, we are committed to deepening our relationships with current customers and growing our client base.
  • We are dedicated to creating a professional environment that promotes learning and growth recognizing that the quality, motivation and performance of our employees are the key factors in achieving our success.
  • We believe in the importance of participating in industry initiatives and value the insight of our colleagues across the industry.

 


Executive Search

Whether our clients are seeking to fill positions with full-time employees, or to staff temporarily with consultants, our goal is to present candidates with demonstrated knowledge and experience. We are unique in that we focus on the financial services industry, with an emphasis on filling management, product, technology and market data positions. This focus, which is consistent across all of our practices, provides us with the rare opportunity to interact with the industry's finest professionals and develop relationships based on industry and firm-specific knowledge. We are able to apply that learning to our recruiting practice where we seek to find the right fit for both client and candidate based on skill set, corporate culture, and interpersonal interaction. The strength of our client relationships and our rigorous screening process ensures superior client satisfaction.

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Open Positions

Jordan & Jordan has open positions both internally and at our client firms. We welcome financial technology professionals to submit resumes to be included in our database. To apply for a position, click its envelope icon.

 

Regulatory Compliance Analyst – Surveillance 2019-1

Employment Permanent
Start Date Immediately
Location New York, NY
Openings 1
  Jordan & Jordan is hiring a Compliance Analyst who is a subject matter expert within regulatory compliance generally covering such broker-dealer business areas as equities, surveillance/testing, market access, trading and technology. Prior experience within Regulatory Compliance and or the Controls/Testing areas of a broker-dealer are essential to understanding the impact of new regulations as well as the assessment/testing process. Our Compliance practice helps clients evaluate new regulations and drives the implementation of development changes taking into consideration the compliance implications. Additional experience in other business areas including options, fixed income, futures, etc. is a plus.
 

Requirements
  • Requires 5-7 years of experience in Financial Services, preferably Capital Markets 
  • Prior experience with the regulatory compliance and/or surveillance fields, regulatory inquiries and regulatory exams 
  • Knowledge of compliance testing/assessment practices; specific focus on 3120 reviews, market access reviews and EBS reviews
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills 
  • Ability to present ideas concisely to various audiences
  • Bachelor's degree required

Retail Fixed Income Subject Matter Expert (SME) 2019-1

Employment Consulting could lead to full time
Start Date Immediately
Location New York, NY
Openings 1
  Jordan & Jordan is seeking a retail fixed income experience SME to be part of team evaluating a broker dealer strategy to grow their Fixed Income imprint. Candidate must have prior experience with the Fixed Income retail business and technologies used to support the business.
Responsibilities
  • Evaluate and recommend key investor features for web/mobile
  • Advise state of the art Fixed Income retail technology
  • Fixed Income process assessment/recommendation for improvement/automation, such as build vs buy analysis
  • Develop a roadmap for implementation
Qualifications
  • 5+ years’ experience in retail fixed income and some knowledge of post trade processing flow
  • Some experience in handling institutional clients a plus
  • Detail oriented and excellent organization skills
  • Ability to gather, analyze and synthesize a significant amount of information
  • Strong Microsoft Office Skills (PowerPoint, Word, Excel)
  • Strong analytical and excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • BA/BS Degree

Middle Office Technology Senior Programmer/Analyst 2019-1

Employment Permanent
Start Date Immediately
Location New York, NY
Openings 1
  Our client, a large broker/dealer, is looking to hire a Sr. Programmer/Analyst in the Middle Office Technology space who has experience with implementing middle office and back office clearing applications for first or second tier Financial Institutions. Applicant should have knowledge of trade flows, market data, trade reporting and reconciliation, broker/dealer regulatory requirements, allocations, clearing and settlement processing across multiple products- equities, options, fixed income, futures. Also having experience with global trade processing in the US and International space would be advantageous.
Responsibilities
  • Strong knowledge of technical architecture application and system integration is necessary
  • Knowledge of technical infrastructure and information security in a Microsoft environment, including Windows 2008-present, and SQL Server 2012-present is needed
  • Experience with vendor clearing systems (Broadridge), interfaces to intra-day comparison and clearing systems, Omgeo ALERT and CTM
  • Application Development: C#, .NET, relational database design and development with SQL Server and T-SQL, knowledge of Object-Oriented Design Principals in .NET, experience with Visual Studio, TFS, experience with web services and SOA, ASP.Net, WCF, ASP.Net MVC, knowledge of WinForms and/or WPF, MQSeries
Qualifications
  • Excellent communication and management skills
  • Experience effectively working with Technical Infrastructure and Information Security groups to help represent the interests of the Middle Office Technology Team
  • Strong in presenting issues, status and progress to management in a concise manner and ability to articulate issues and alternatives toward issue resolution
  • Excellent analytical and writing skills with the ability to understand the needs of business organizations
  • At least 10 years’ experience in Applications Development, Business Analysis and Technical Architecture
  • BA or BS Degree required preferably in finance or technology

Project Manager / Business Analyst – Market Data 2018-12

Employment Permanent
Start Date Immediately
Location New York, NY
Openings 1
  Jordan & Jordan is seeking a candidate to join our clients’ Market Data team.  Responsibilities include negotiating agreements with providers, managing a third-party market data inventory system and a home-grown ordering system that feeds the appropriate information to the accounts payable department to properly process bills and allocate costs. Project management skills are essential as this candidate will be involved in improving a home-grown system that manages the workflow of the group. Improvements in the workflow system is a main focus of the role.
Responsibilities
  • Document and vet the present Global Market Data workflow end- to end process
  • Skills to project manage and develop a plan to keep all groups engaged and on task 
  • Develop a business requirement document to be used as a basis for functional system requirements and selection of a platform and solution
  • Work collaboratively with all teams: sourcing, analysts, admin, finance, expense management 
  • Participate in the translation of business requirements into functional system requirements
  • Implement a system, train for data assessment, and fine tune for user functions
Qualifications
  • 5+ years’ experience as a Business Analyst with a keen sense of creating, authoring and owning business requirement documentation skills
  • Detail oriented and excellent organization skills
  • Ability to gather, analyze and synthesize a significant amount of information 
  • Strong Microsoft Office Skills (Visio, Excel, PowerPoint, Word) 
  • Strong analytical and excellent written and verbal communication skills  
  • Ability to build strong collaborative working relationships between business partners and department leads
  • BA/BS Degree

Data Product Specialist 2018-12

Employment Permanent
Start Date Immediately
Location New York, NY
Openings 1
  Our client, a large global hedge fund, is seeking an individual to join the Market Data team with focus on deep knowledge about and provision of market data services. The Market Data group’s responsibilities cover all aspects of the delivery of Market Data in addition to proactive interaction with end-users to achieve the best quality of service and to provide deep expert support and data mastery on all data products.
The focus of this role is to be a data expert, work as a point of contact for business functions, lead data acquisition, troubleshooting and provisioning activities, as well as work with vendors to deliver expected quality of data and services.
 

Requirements
  • Act as a Market Data expert with deep understanding of all data services, its characteristics and value, across all asset classes, segments and service appearances.
  • Build strong relationship with data vendors and enforce data SLA and data quality agreements with vendors.
  • Act as a Data Curator, managing data through its lifecycle and ensuring its readiness for use.
  • Provide information, advice, solutions and value-added consultation on market data as a subject matter expert to various PMs, business units, including colleagues in Market Data Services, IT, and sourcing functions.
  • Gather, document, critically analyze and communicate market data business requirements and issues. Understand user requirements and requests for new services etc.
  • Gather information about Market Data services and enrich internal repository for MD Catalog with relevant meta-data and other relevant information.
  • Understand data services and their relationship, relevance and most optimal usage, including, from service quality point of view, ability to substitute a data set with an alternative.
  • Build relationships and regular communication lines with the business and key stakeholders. Establish trust and credibility.
  • Provide data service discovery ability, along with an initial scoring of new services.
  • Ability to work on deep data analysis with various tools to ensure data fidelity.
  • Bachelors’ degree required

Legal Analyst 2018-12

Employment Permanent
Start Date Immediately
Location New York, NY
Openings 1
  Jordan & Jordan is seeking a recent law school graduate interested in a career in the Financial Services Industry within our Market Data Licensing practice where personal growth in an intellectually challenging environment would be achieved.  Chosen candidate will assist our clients in a variety of ways such as handling a cost reduction initiative across a client’s MD department, identifying and sourcing market data products globally, overseeing market data reporting functionality/ inventory management and involvement in the development of strategies to manage market data relationships. Work would be varied and candidate would occasionally provide legal support for Jordan & Jordan with contract drafting and reviews, vendor agreements and intellectual property law.
 

Requirements
  • Strong business instincts and work ethic
  • Outstanding written and verbal communication skills
  • Creative, flexible problem-solving skills
  • Proficiency with MS Excel
  • Detail-oriented
  • Strong presentation skills
  • Able to work independently or as part of a team
  • Possess a flexible personality and a willingness to multi-task
  • Strong desire to build a career within the financial services industry
  • J.D. Degree

Technology Business Analyst 2018-12

Employment Permanent
Start Date Immediately
Location New York, NY
Openings 1
  J&J is hiring a Technology Business Analyst to be a liaison between technology and compliance for Consolidated Audit Trail (CAT).  Primary focus is reviewing all order flow systems to identify ways to capture all events in a centralize data warehouse. Must understand the message flow of the order management system.  Previous experience working on products that track orders from inception through settlement.
 

Requirements
  • Experience developing an OATS system is required
  • Prior experience with electronic trading, order management systems(OMS), execution management systems(EMS) and smart order routers (SOR) is a plus
  • Prior experience implementing/migrating an OMS or integrating multiple systems to provide a coordinated workflow and audit trail
  • Experience with FIX Protocol semantics and order-state lifecycle
  • Understanding of equity trade flow scenarios related to complex/multi-leg orders, bunched, split, and representative orders,  and ISO routing
  • Requires 5+ years’ experience working for a broker dealer/investment bank dealing with OMS/EMS systems
  • Experience as a liaison between technology and the business
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills 
  • Ability to work independently or as part of a team
  • Bachelor's degree required

Regulatory Operations Analyst - OATS/EBS 2018-12

Employment Permanent
Start Date Immediately
Location New York, NY
Openings 1
  Jordan & Jordan is hiring a Regulatory Operations Analyst to focus on CAT reporting.  In preparation for the CAT processor, J&J is looking to hire a subject matter expert who can seek solutions and maximize the use of technology to satisfy regulatory requirements and business goals.
 

Requirements
  • Requires 5+ years of experience in Financial Services, preferably Capital Markets 
  • Prior experience with OATS required
  • Candidate must know OATS reportable event requirements and order reporting scenarios
  • Prior experience with regulatory environments such as: EBS, LOPR, ACT a plus
  • Candidate must understand the equities capital markets flow of information
  • Experience facilitating between technology and the business 
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills 
  • Ability to present ideas concisely to various audiences
  • Bachelor's degree required

Sr. Data Analyst 2018-12

Employment Permanent
Start Date Immediately
Location New York, NY
Openings 1
  Data Analyst needed who can pull all OMS/EMS feeds into a central repository, normalize the data and prepare data for OATS or CAT processing.
 

Requirements
  • Requires 5+ years’ experience working for a broker dealer or investment bank manipulating data
  • Candidate must understand the equities capital markets flow of information
  • Prior experience pulling data from OMS/EMS feeds
  • Prior experience normalizing large sets of data pulled from various sources
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills 
  • Bachelor's degree required