Our client is a leading financial services organisation that uses technology to its trading advantage in the financial markets. They are a dynamic multinational that has over 14 office locations across 3 continents. Their business is using technology to trade on the financial markets in a casual, professional yet quirky environment.
The Applications Support team sits between the traders and the IT team and cover all elements of technical and functions trading issues. To do this they are constantly communicating with highly technical internal teams, quants, brokers services, vender partners to ensure robust timely solutions and minimum trading downtime. This is a highly technical linux environment that is heavily reliant on FIX protocols internally and needs strong business understanding of trading and settlement processes to troubleshoot.
To keep the production environment up and running! This will take the form of routine systems checks whilst constantly gathering user feedback and working with development and infrastructure on regular new release of performance enhancing systems. Knowledge of Order Management Systems and financial products is key in this role to help understand where issues arise across a myriad of technologies.
- Trading Front Office Support Experience
- Strong Financial Markets Products Knowledge – Equity, Fixed Income, Derivatives
- Market Data Systems Experience – Bloomberg, Reuters, IRESS
- Strong Linux and Bash skills
- 3yrs + FIX Protocol experience
- Database skills – PL/SQL or SQL
- Programming experience – Python / C# / C++
This role would be suited for people coming from a application support, connectivity / onboarding, release management, productions support, DevOps for tools development background.
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