Scheduling System Engineer

Digital Services
Jersey City

The Role

To be the most respected asset manager in the world, we strive to have the most agile technology organization in asset management. 


Our focus:

  • We strive to be responsive to market or business changes
  • We embrace a data driven culture
  • We believe in modern architecture principles
  • We are forward thinking
  • We foster innovation
  • We are a learning organization

As a Scheduling System Engineer, you will:

  • Assume an invaluable role in ensuring the long-term stability and scalability of our daily processing schedules.
  • Help implementing best practices, industry standards and security measures to ensure that we are continuously improving processes and meeting SLAs.
  • Have the motivation to learn new tools, technologies, and the drive to continuously ensure that the end products are high-performing, highly available, highly scalable and secured that our business partners can trust.

We’ll trust you to:

  • Partner and work cross functionally with development teams and business partners.
  • Tackle tough business challenges to create new opportunities and drive growth by building new capabilities.
  • Understand and deeply focus on the real-world benefits the platforms and services will have on our development teams and business partners.
  • Participate in various working groups to define Standards and Best Practices and help drive innovation.

You'll need to have:

Ideal candidate will have:

  • Minimum 10+ years of industry experience with 5+ years of relevant experience with various Scheduling tools and technologies.
  • Experience in administration of Tidal Enterprise Scheduler platform & providing support for the same. 
  • Good understanding of file movement and management through Tidal and external to Tidal using ssh/sftp and putty.  Ability to troubleshoot and setup Private/Public key authorization is critical to the role.
  • Hands on experience in installing Tidal Agents & Master components and in performing hot fix installations, Tidal upgrades & migration. 
  • Understanding of monitoring options for all jobs, including alerting, messaging and escalation based on application SLAs using Tidal
  • Responsibility for overseeing the restart and rerun of all production jobs
  • Experience creating and maintaining accurate documentation, including all job dependencies, and the development and maintenance of standard operation procedures
  • Knowledge and responsibility in supporting application developers and tuning of the Tidal infrastructure

Why Lord Abbett?

Lord Abbett is a leading asset manager serving clients worldwide. Our purpose—securing a sustainable future for our clients, our people, and our world—fuels everything we do. Inspired by our “dream big, work hard, have fun” principle, our people thrive in our vibrant culture and deliver lasting impact to our clients and communities. We are honored to have earned recognition as one of the Best Places to Work in Money Management for 2021 and 2020 by Pensions & Investments, a Best Place to Work in the Human Rights Campaign’s 2022 and 2021 Corporate Equality Index, a measure of LGBTQ workplace equality, and certified as Great Place to Work® in 2022 and 2021. 


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