PwC Banking Transformation - Digital Assets Senior Associate in Seattle, Washington
Specialty/Competency: Functional & Industry Apps
Industry/Sector: Banking and Capital Markets
Time Type: Full time
Travel Requirements: Up to 80%
A career in our Financial Services Enabling Technologies practice, within Industry and Functional Apps services, will provide you with the opportunity to build secure and new digital experiences for customers, employees, and suppliers. We focus on improving apps or developing new apps for traditional and mobile devices as well as conducting usability testing to find ways to improve our clients’ user experience.
As part of our team, you’ll help clients harness technology systems in financial services focusing on areas such as insurance, sales performance management, retirement and pension, asset management, and banking & capital markets.
As a Senior Associate, you'll work as part of a team of problem solvers, helping to solve complex business issues from strategy to execution. PwC Professional skills and responsibilities for this management level include but are not limited to:
Use feedback and reflection to develop self awareness, personal strengths and address development areas.
Delegate to others to provide stretch opportunities, coaching them to deliver results.
Demonstrate critical thinking and the ability to bring order to unstructured problems.
Use a broad range of tools and techniques to extract insights from current industry or sector trends.
Review your work and that of others for quality, accuracy and relevance.
Know how and when to use tools available for a given situation and can explain the reasons for this choice.
Seek and embrace opportunities which give exposure to different situations, environments and perspectives.
Use straightforward communication, in a structured way, when influencing and connecting with others.
Able to read situations and modify behavior to build quality relationships.
Uphold the firm's code of ethics and business conduct.
Job Requirements and Preferences :
Basic Qualifications :
Minimum Degree Required :
Additional Educational Requirements :
In lieu of a Bachelor Degree, 12 years of professional experience involving technology-focused process improvements, transformations, and/or system implementations.
Minimum Years of Experience :
Preferred Qualifications :
Degree Preferred :
Master of Business Administration
Preferred Fields of Study :
Business Administration/Management, Engineering, Operations Management/Research, Finance, Accounting, Computer and Information Science
Preferred Knowledge/Skills :
Demonstrates thorough abilities and/or a proven record of success in the crypto and/or blockchain space with a focus on financial services and capital markets contributing to or managing specific work streams that involve the following areas:
Developing and deploying digital solutions of financial services products;
Operating financial services businesses;
Interacting with data and data systems including IT tools and technology;
Documenting and identifying key controls within the transaction lifecycle;
Gathering process and business requirements;
Understanding crypto trends of global organizations;
Utilizing pragmatic approaches to achieve sustainable financial functions and operation models specific to Digital Assets;
Understanding technical knowledge and experience across Custody (including cold storage), wallet management, exchanges (defi included) and related cybersecurity / risk factors;
Understanding of financial services operating models, enterprise environments, risk management, and internal audit (SOC attestation etc.);
Possessing an inquisitive and hard working attitude for learning new subject matters, prioritization and communication / reporting for both internal / external clients;
Demonstrating direct experience in a professional capacity with crypto and/or blockchain technology with a detailed understanding of cryptocurrency infrastructure, player landscape, underlying blockchain technology and current trends risks; and,
Possessing relevant experience in a financial services firm or consulting experience at a large financial institution.
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