Vice President - Head of Securities Clearing AD FFM (f/m/d)

Deutsche Börse AG • Frankfurt am Main

Learn. Develop. Grow. But always: Share value

Join our international team that drives positive change, united by a spirit of openness and curiosity. We empower you to have an impact and to grow – personally and professionally. With us, you work at the heart of financial systems and evolve the way markets operate. We’re excited about the future because we are the ones shaping it. Let´s do this together by sharing value!

Who we are

Who we are

Tracing its origins to 1585, Deutsche Börse Group has become one of the world’s leading exchange organisations and an innovative market infrastructure provider. In this role, we provide investors, financial institutions and companies access to global capital markets. What’s your part in all this? With your commitment you contribute to the success of our unique business model: offering a wide range of products, services and technologies for security, transparency and integrity on the markets. By creating trust in the markets of today and tomorrow we foster growth and contribute to the prosperity of future generations.

Frankfurt am Main

Your career at Deutsche Börse Group

Your area of work:
Securities Clearing Implementation is part of Clearing & Risk IT and is responsible for developing and maintaining applications running mainly ECAG clearinghouse services for the Frankfurter Wertpapierbörse (FWB) and Eurex Repo, as well as deliveries for the Eurex derivatives markets. Therefore, our services are designed to support a critical market infrastructure and must meet a number of regulatory standards and provide operational stability whilst keeping up with technology innovation. You are responsible for leading Securities Clearing Application Development team in Frankfurt. As part of your role, you will lead the team in designing, implementing and maintaining the solutions for Securities Clearing Application components. You would need to collaborate with international team leads and teams of the Securities Clearing Implementation section and deliver the solutions together. You would need to take ownership and drive the innovation in the team.

The perfect candidate for this role will have a “can do” positive attitude, model cultural transformation by embracing and encompassing diversity & inclusion. Bring your curiosity and interest in life-long learning to all situations, mixed with a great sense of humor to diffuse challenging situations.

Your Responsibilities:

  • Be responsible and lead the application development team of Frankfurt.
  • Responsible in Design, Build and Test of the Securities Clearing application.
  • Proactively identify the improvement areas and make efforts towards the implementation.
  • Deliver software changes in a reliable and transparent manner, in scope, time and budget.
  • Align with project managers, peers from Clearing & Risk IT, neighboring IT teams as well as IT Operations and control functions proactively where required.
  • Foster an environment of pro-active communication and strive for cross location collaboration and continuous improvement.
  • Work actively on team’s and team member’s personal development, making an effective contribution to increase the team’s diversity.
  • Manage project priorities, deadlines and deliverables.
  • On-Call support to Securities Clearing production application.


Your Profile:

  • Strong leadership skills and experience in managing international teams.
  • Deep functional knowledge of securities clearing including know how in post-trade processing.
  • University Degree in a quantitative field (Computer Science, Maths, Physics, Quantitative Economics or similar).
  • Hands on experience with state-of-the-art technology stacks (Microservices Architectures, Red Hat OpenShift, Cloud Technologies).
  • Technical know-how in clearing and post trade processing including SWIFT infrastructure and detailed know-how in ISO15022/ISO20022 messaging.
  • High commitment and motivation, willingness to take responsibility, creativity and the ability to work independently as well as the ability to lead the teams.
  • Team player with excellent communication skills, proactive communication, continuous self-assessment.
  • High results orientation, reliability and setting high standards for quality of work products.
  • Experienced in Information Security initiatives for critical infrastructures (e.g., Cryptography, Privileged Access Management, Security Information and Event Management, Vulnerability Management).
  • Very keen and ready to assess and implement new IT trends e.g., Co-pilot and other AI Tools.
  • Excellent alignment with Peer Team leads, Interface partners and stakeholders as the security clearing application has large number of interfaces and various stakeholders.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Business fluent in written and spoken English, German would be an advantage.

Why Deutsche Börse Group?

We are committed to providing a work environment where everyone feels welcome and can reach their full potential. Our standards go far beyond simply matching candidates with the right position.


We enable you to move freely with our job tickets, job (e-)bikes and free parking opportunities.

Work environment

Collaboration, communication, or deep focus – in our modern office buildings you will find the perfect work environment. Free drinks and food and meal allowances included.

Health and wellbeing

We care for your health and wellbeing and besides various health promotion measures we offer you a group accident insurance and additional insurance offers at discounted rates.

Financial stability

We provide financial stability by offering attractive salaries, company pension schemes, participation in our Group Share Plan, as well as bonuses, subsidies and discounts.

Hybrid work

Collaborate and exchange on-site or work remotely several days a week in line with business needs and local regulations. Our hybrid working model combines the best of both worlds.

Flexible working hours

We want your job to fit your life situation and offer flexible working time models, part-time models, childcare allowance, or the possibility to study alongside your job.


Our market infrastructures are globally connected. Working with us means collaborating with like-minded colleagues across over 60 locations from more than 100 nations.


We promote individual development by offering internal development programmes, mentoring, further education and training budgets.

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