The role of Senior Director, Systems Engineering provides leadership, senior level program and project level management oversight in the operational, planning and execution of objectives and goals of the Enterprise Server Platform (ESP) team. As the leader and face of the Windows/Linux server platform for the company, this role ensures the team is performing at the needed level to successfully execute the company’s, division's and department's goals. The team is responsible for designing, testing, deploying and maintaining over 7,000 servers, and in addition 2,500 virtual machines across the two platforms as well as providing senior engineering support for major enterprise initiatives. The responsibilities of this role include ensuring essential policies and procedures are followed by the team members as well as external team members defined by the Technology Division. This person interacts with customers across the exchange, which includes, but is not limited to, Enterprise Architecture, Development, Operational and Production Support teams, Enterprise Solutions and Clearing IT. This role is responsible for overseeing the management of the Windows and Linux server fleets and ensuring equipment is procured to specific approved specifications and is responsible for staying within the approved budget for annual capital expenditures. This role also advises coaches and mentors members of team so everyone can achieve and maintain operational excellence and team goals. Additionally, this role is responsible for informing the team of new division and company initiatives and provides the team focus to obtain these goals, by planning the team’s resources and future needs.
Bachelor’s Degree Business Administration. Minimum 10 years technology experience.
Proficient in Microsoft Tools (Excel, Word, Power Point etc.)
As the world’s leading and most diverse derivatives marketplace, CME Group ( www.cmegroup.com ) is where the world comes to manage risk. Based in Chicago, with offices in New York, London, Singapore, Calgary, Houston, São Paulo, Singapore, Tokyo and Washington D.C., our team of more than 2,500 employees has an impact on the global economy every day. We offer:
The widest range of global benchmark futures and options available across all major asset classes;
The most advanced trading technology;
Industry-leading clearing and risk management capabilities;
A relentless customer focus, serving leading investment and commercial banks, hedge funds, proprietary trading firms, pension funds, sovereign wealth funds, asset managers, corporations and individual traders; and,
A great place to work.
With this strong foundation in place, we are looking to continue growing our business in both listed and over-the-counter markets. To support this growth, we are seeking highly motivated individuals to help foster our corporate culture and uphold our core values of leading with conviction and integrity, advancing the global economy, building lasting relationships and acting with ingenuity every day.
We hope you will consider joining our world-class team.