Adviser Compliance Associates LLC Client Implementation Specialist in New York, New York
As an Implementation Specialist you will be responsible for the custom implementation and configuration of ACA's proprietary software that offers trade surveillance capabilities for firms in the financial services industry.
ComplianceAlpha is ACA's award-winning regulatory technology platform that integrates risk and compliance activities, automated surveillance, ongoing monitoring, flexible workflows, enhanced analytics, and managed services delivery. ComplianceAlpha is used by 800 leading financial services firms worldwide to build more scalable and resilient compliance programs.
What you'll do:
Collect, analyze, and validate trade data with clients' compliance and IT teams
Back-test and attune ACA's proprietary surveillance algorithms to clients' trading style and behavioral characteristics
Manage trade surveillance software product releases and upgrades
Provide diagnostic support and issue resolutions for the ACA-developed/owned software applications
Provide support for continuous integration, test automation, source code control and review processes
Perform ad-hoc work/special projects as necessary to support ACA on various client and internal initiatives
To qualify for the role you must have:
Bachelor's Degree preferred with computer science, information technology or similar major/field of study.
Working knowledge of database concepts and SQL
Experience with release management processes and best practices
TeamCity and Octopus Deploy experience preferred.
Familiarity with database and unit testing frameworks
Demonstrated professional integrity.
Dependable, flexible, and adaptable to new ACA initiatives and changing client needs.
Ability to work well in a fast-paced, small-team environment.
Ability to work independently, multi-task and prioritize effectively.
Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with colleagues and clients.
Skills and attributes for success:
Highly motivated and goal oriented; proactive in one's own education and career progression; volunteers for and shows initiative on both internal and external projects and tasks.
Dedicated to upholding ACA's high-quality standards and customer service focus.
Strong organizational and problem-solving skills with attention to detail Strong oral and written communication skills
Proficient with Microsoft Office applications, Adobe Acrobat, and the Internet
Willing to undertake minimal travel.
What working at ACA offers:
We offer a competitive compensation package where you'll be rewarded based on your performance and recognized for the value you bring to our business. Our Total Rewards package includes medical and dental coverage, pension and 401(k) plans, and a wide range of paid time off options as well as a flexible work environment. You'll also be granted time off for designated ACA Paid Holidays, Summer Fridays, Personal/Family Care, and other leaves of absence when needed to support your physical, financial, and emotional well-being. We also offer unique benefits such as Student Debt Forgiveness and Pet Insurance.
ACA Group is the leading governance, risk, and compliance (GRC) advisor in financial services. We empower our clients to reimagine GRC and protect and grow their business. Our innovative approach integrates consulting, managed services, and our ComplianceAlphatechnology platform with the specialized expertise of former regulators and practitioners and our deep understanding of the global regulatory landscape.
What we commit to:
ACA is firmly committed to a policy of nondiscrimination, which applies to recruiting, hiring, placement, promotions, training, discipline, terminations, layoffs, transfers, leaves of absence, compensation and all other terms and conditions of employment. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability or protected veteran status, or any other legally protected basis, in accordance with applicable law.
ACA is an equal opportunity employer that values diversity. We conduct our business without regard to actual or perceived age, race, color, religion, disability, caregiver, marital or partnership status, pregnancy (including childbirth, breastfeeding, or related medical conditions), ancestry, national origin and citizenship, sex, gender identity and expression, sexual orientation, sexual and reproductive health decisions, military or veteran status, creed, genetic predisposition, carrier status or any other category protected by federal, state and local law. ACA is firmly committed to a policy of non discrimination, which applies to recruiting, hiring, placement, promotions, training, discipline, terminations, layoffs, recall, transfers, leaves of absence, compensation and all other terms and conditions of employment. Here at ACA, we have created a variety of programs to promote ACA’s culture of inclusivity and work hard to ensure that all of our employees have an equal opportunity to contribute to ACA and feel that ACA is exactly where they belong.