AB is a leading global investment management firm that offers high-quality research and diversified investment services to institutional clients, individuals and private clients in major markets around the world. AB employs more than 500 investment professionals with expertise in growth equities, value equities, fixed income securities, blend strategies, and alternative investments, and, through its subsidiaries and joint ventures, operates in more than 20 countries. AB’s research disciplines include fundamental research, quantitative research, economic research and currency forecasting capabilities. Through its integrated global platform, AB is well-positioned to tailor investment solutions for its clients. AB also offers independent research, portfolio strategy and brokerage-related services to institutional investors.
The Corporate Technology Services (CTS) organization is responsible for AB’s end user technology, workplace technology and corporate systems. CTS is a face-to-face client focused organization that works closely with all IT counterparts, as well as the business to deliver enterprise wide products, services and support. Teams within CTS include End User Technology, the IT Service Desk, Service Delivery Management, Corporate Financial Systems, Corporate Systems, Audio Visual Services, IT Product Management and Technology User Experience. CTS is a global organization of 150+ members located across 15+ AB offices and reports to the Chief Technology Officer.
IT Product Management
The Product Management team bridges gaps between engineering teams, development groups, vendors and the service and support teams to help to design, develop, manage, administer and support enterprise technology across the AB organization. This includes helping to define the strategy, roadmap, and features of certain enterprise technology products, as well as leading cross-functional teams from a product's conception through to its launch.
Product Managers are responsible for managing all aspects of a technology product lifecycle, including strategy and planning, requirements and feedback gathering, facilitation of engineering and development efforts, product release and deployments, information security and user access, creating product documentation and training end-users, and providing end-user support.
IT Job Description:
We are seeking a Nashville based Microsoft Office 365 Analyst/Engineer or Senior Business Analyst / Product Manager to join our IT Product Management Team in Corporate Technology Services.
Describe the role:
Business Analysts support Product Managers in their efforts managing enterprise technology and leading cross-functional teams from a product's conception through to its launch and business-as-usual (BAU) support. The successful candidate will be responsible for helping to manage, administer and support enterprise technology across the AB organization, including helping to define the strategy, roadmap, and features of certain enterprise technology products. The position will partner with AB’s other IT Product Managers and will liaise between the business users and AB’s engineering teams, development groups, vendors and service and support teams.
Describe the applications and business or enterprise functions the role supports:
The management, support and enhancement of all File Management & Productivity tools including Microsoft Office 365 suite of applications and Box.
What is the professional development value of this role?
The candidate will have the opportunity of interfacing and collaborating with technology and business teams from across the firm, expand upon a foundation of technical competence, participate in determining the strategic technology direction for Product Management and AB, and grow as a leader.
Expertise administering and supporting Microsoft Office 365 suite/product stack preferred
Location: Nashville, TN, US
AllianceBernstein is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate based race, color, creed, national origin, sex, age, disability, marital status, sexual orientation or citizenship status.