Application Support - EQUITY - Etrading
New York, New York
April 3rd 2019
The Global Equity Trading (GET) low touch technology support team provides an end to end support service for all Equity Electronic Trading suit of applications. A follow the Sun model is in place with local teams based in London, New York, Singapore, Sydney providing a 24x5½ service. Being the primary contact point for all electronic trading platforms production issues, the team has high exposure to and works with the Front Office Business teams on a daily basis.
Main Function Of The Job:
As part of the NY Support Level 2 team, requires the candidate to investigate and resolve user and system generated issues across all the current Production systems in a timely manner, both for local and global users and systems, to reduce and manage the impact of system and application issues affecting the relevant Business Units, Front Office / trading being the top priority.
Role is front office facing. Looking for someone with 3-5yrs of experiencing supporting equities electronic trading applications eg: Algo’s, SOR, Fix connectivity (client & market), DarkPools, Ultra Low Latency environments, CoLo (Co-location offering) along with knowledge of Market Data feed/s consumption etc.
L2 support experience.
Stakeholder and people management skills.
Business knowledge of Equity markets/flow & experience with eTrading platforms.
Strong technical & working knowledge of Linux, Databases (Oracle and/or Sybase), Perl/Python (any other scripting knowledge is acceptable), & Agile.
Equities Flow/Business knowledge.
Experience supporting Equities electronic trading in Investment Banking.
Knowledge of customer platforms and inter-dealer broker markets, understanding of market connectivity and publish/subscribe technologies.
Temperament to work under pressure in a fast moving production environment.
Confident in dealing with senior members of Front office, other business functions and IT management.
Ability to liaise with both Business and IT users in a clear manner.
DevOps and any work done towards that is a plus.
Job ID: A2309