Our client is a market leading global investment bank, currently looking for an AVP level Electronic Trading Application Support Specialist to join their Tradeplant Electronic Trading Technology Team in London.
The successful candidate will have a core responsibility for the support of strategic Equity electronic trading applications used by both internal and external clients. This role is an excellent opportunity to build a career in a Front Office environment and develop a deep knowledge of Equities Trading.
The client is one of the world’s most successful financial institutions with a wide customer base that includes individuals, small and middle market businesses, large corporations and governments. They are committed to combining both local knowledge and global expertise in over 90 countries around the world to improve financial lives, no matter the size of the customer.
Supporting over 20 trading applications (level 1 and 2) and monitoring/resolving incidents
Working closely with development and engineering teams to ensure application stability
Business Continuity Planning
Capacity reviews (ensuring applications and hardware are correctly sized relative to business activity)
Mentoring and training offshore teams
Front Office support experience (ideally in equities or FCC)
Equities algorithmic trading experience
UNIX/Linux, knowledge of FIX protocol,
One or more of the following: Scripting, ITRS Geneos, SQL and Middleware