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Full-time, Permanent Employment

Team Lead of Real-Time Feed (m/f/d) | Frankfurt am Main

Company Description

Since its creation in 2007 in the financial city of Frankfurt am Main, Solactive AG has grown to one of the key players in the indexing space. The German multi-asset index provider focusses on tailor-made indices, offering to its clients a faster service, with greater flexibility and at a reasonable cost. Solactive AG and its subsidiaries have become one of the fastest growing index providers over the past few years and support the leading investment banks and asset managers across the globe. We have gained global recognition for our role in the Exchange Traded Fund (ETF) industry, where we rank among the top providers worldwide for underlying indices. We also excel in diverse areas such as Structured Products and investment mandates, showcasing the wide range of our capabilities. The impact and value we bring to the market is palpable, but also in the reputation we have proudly built by being close to our customers, solidifying Solactive AG as a trusted and reliable ally in the ever-evolving global financial landscape.

Job Overview

As the Team Lead of Real-Time Feed Integration at Solactive AG, you will lead a team of engineers to implement real-time feed integration projects for our global clients in the financial industry. You will define project scopes, timelines, and deliverables while ensuring adherence to high standards of data quality and low latency. Your role will involve fostering collaboration, promoting innovation, and driving professional growth within the teams. With your strong technical expertise, problem-solving skills, and effective communication, you will identify and address technical challenges, monitor project progress, and provide strategic recommendations to enhance our data offerings.

Your Tasks

  • Lead and manage a team of engineers, providing strategic guidance, mentorship, and support to ensure the successful implementation of real-time feed integration projects
  • Define project scopes, timelines, and deliverables, ensuring alignment with overall business objectives (OKR) 
  • Guide and support engineers in designing and implementing efficient and scalable real-time feed integration solutions, adhering to high standards of data quality, accuracy, and low latency
  • Foster a collaborative and innovative work environment, encouraging knowledge sharing, cross-team collaboration, and professional growth within the teams
  • Stay updated with the latest advancements in real-time data processing technologies, tools, and industry best practices, and drive their adoption across teams
  • Monitor project progress, track key performance indicators (KPIs), and provide regular reports on team and project performance to senior management
  • Identify and address technical challenges, risks, and bottlenecks across teams, proactively proposing solutions and ensuring successful project delivery
  • Promote a culture of continuous improvement, identifying process enhancements and implementing best practices to optimize team efficiency and effectiveness
  • Collaborate with other senior leaders and stakeholders to align strategies, streamline processes, and drive the overall success of real-time feed integration initiatives

Your Profile

  • Proven experience in real-time feed integration, preferably in the financial data domain
  • Strong technical expertise in real-time data processing frameworks and technologies, with a deep understanding of relevant programming languages and tools
  • Excellent leadership and people management skills, with a track record of leading and mentoring other team leads engineers or managers
  • Strong problem-solving and analytical thinking abilities, with a keen attention to detail
  • Effective communication and collaboration skills, with the ability to interact with stakeholders at all levels of the organization
  • Experience in defining and implementing project scopes, timelines, and deliverables
  • Proven track record of successfully delivering complex projects on time and within budget
  • Stay updated with industry trends, regulatory changes, and emerging technologies related to real-time data integration, and provide strategic recommendations to enhance our data offerings

Our Offer

  • Global Team: Join our motivated international team at Solactive
  • FinTech Excellence: Experience FinTech excellence at Solactive
  • Modern Culture: Enjoy our modern, flat hierarchy and startup-like culture
  • Responsibility & Connections: Take over responsibility from day one and build relationships in- and outside the company
  • Vacation: Enjoy 30 annual vacation days, plus extra time off for Christmas Eve and New Year
  • Competitive Compensation: Receive a competitive compensation package
  • Special Benefits: Job ticket and gym, access to Corporate Benefits, modern office space with ergonomic set-up, employee lounge, and free beverages and fruits
  • Community & Networking: Engage in our various networking events
  • Professional Development: Grow both personally and professionally through our diverse training offers
  • Flexibility: Embrace a flexible work culture with the freedom to choose your work hours, including a hybrid work model, all within a diverse and dynamic environment

Your Application

Interested? Don’t miss your chance and directly apply online by clicking the “Apply now” button on our website and filling in the application form. Please make sure to also upload your CV, a cover letter is not compulsory. Your contact person is Roopali Sahoo( We are looking forward to hearing from you! 
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To all recruitment agencies: We do not accept unsolicited CVs/Candidate Profiles. Please do not forward any CVs/Candidate Profiles to any Solactive employee in any location. Any requests for cooperation have to be addressed directly to HR. Any costs associated with unsolicited CVs/Candidate Profiles are not being covered by Solactive. 

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