Performance attribution and risk Product Manager

Job ID:  41434
Location:  PARIS (FRA)

Murex, l’un des plus grands éditeurs de logiciels français, développe la plateforme de référence pour les marchés de capitaux. Depuis plus de 35 ans nous éditons des solutions logicielles pour le trading, la gestion de risque et la trésorerie.  

Aujourd’hui, ce sont 2 500 experts de plus de 60 nationalités répartis sur 19 bureaux à travers le monde qui assurent le développement, l'implémentation et le support de nos technologies.  

Rejoindre Murex, c’est l’opportunité de s’accomplir en évoluant dans un environnement centré sur l’humain, tout en relevant les défis d’une industrie à la pointe de l’innovation.  

Accompagnez nos utilisateurs dans leurs besoins évolutifs en intégrant une équipe globale où la diversité de chacun fait la richesse de tous !  

Our team of product specialists designs, validates and delivers the core foundation of the solution for investment management used by Asset managers, Insurers or Pension funds.  

Because the value proposal we target requires a high level of integration across the entire value chain, we work closely with many other product management domains such as: Instruments and Analytics, ERM, Operations and Finance  

Because we also want to ensure that our solution meet the specific buy side industry requirements, takes into account the feedback from our customers and presales, we work closely with our client division to: 

  • Validate requirements and acceptance criterias on the entire value chain (e.g order management, performance calculation and attribution or risk decomposition) 

  • Follow closely key accounts and implementations 


What you will do ?

As a product manager of the performance attribution and risk for Investment management you will work closely with ERM team and investment management developers. 


Your principal mission would be to :

  • Promote, enrich the performance attribution solution.  

  • Analyze, document and study the offer to propose for the buy side regulations such as UCIT V (Liquidity & risk), Solvency 2, SEC Liquidity or SEC 18f4.  


Product evolution:  

  • Build an advanced knowledge of client business processes across the Risk Management for Buy side, ex post and ex ante 

  • Monitor market trends and create a corresponding roadmap 

  • Actively contribute to market watch  

  • Be responsible of the risk solution industrialization/automation. 

  • Prepare product specifications to address internal or client requirements  

  • Design and validate product evolutions using agile methodologies  

  • Document and make demos of the new functionalities  


Product support: 

  • Support client and presales teams to promote the product internally and externally 

  • Develop training offer and expertise sharing.  

  • Develop best practice processes and procedures for the design and implementation of Murex business solutions 

  • Be an expert on the product and provide advice to the client teams  

Your profile :


  • Engineering degree or equivalent  

  • Ideal candidate is someone with >5 years’ experience in capital markets technology. 

  • Preferable experience includes supporting risk (or trading or performance attribution) at investment management company or other financial institutions. 

  • Ideally, you have some knowledge and experience on more than one of these topics: Value-at-Risk (VaR); Stress Testing; Credit Risk; Regulations (such as UCITS, Solvency).  

  • Technical skills would be beneficial i.e. RDBMS (Sybase, Oracle), scripting language 

  • English is a must   

  • Collaborative mindset and strong communication skills 

  • You can efficiently communicate in multicultural environment  

  • You are at ease working autonomously or as part of a team  

  • You are not afraid of discussing technical aspects with the development team 

  • Ability to prioritize tasks, to ensure deadlines are achieved. 

  • Excellent communication and presentation skills 

  • Ability to quickly understand business requirements