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Electronic Trading Application Support

Job Title: Electronic Trading Application Support
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: New York, United States
Industry:
Salary: $110,000 - $130,000 + Benefits + Bonus
Start Date: ASAP
REF: 0007
Contact Name: Tom Langley
Contact Email: tom.langley@palmmason.com
Job Published: over 2 years ago

job description

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.

 

Responsibilities include:

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

 

Requirements:

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