Application Support : Equity Electronic Trading - job id 32583


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Application Support : Equity Electronic Trading

Market F/T Rate

Midtown NYC, 5th Ave



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Kyle Barlics


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(732) 791-4723


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(212) 616-4800 ext-580




A F/T position at a global financial services firm.

Pay Options: F/T Employee.

Contact Kyle Barlics. call (732)791-4723 / (212)616-4800 ext.580 or email kyle@sans.com with the Job Code KTB32583 or Click the Apply Now button ().

Location: Midtown.

Skills required for the position: ALGORITHMIC TRADING, SQL, SHELL SCRIPTING, FIX, EQUITIES.


Detailed Info: Equity Support requires a talented individual to join the 4 person team providing 1st - 3rd line support for the firms Algorithmic trading systems.


The algorithmic trading product offering provides internal and client users with a wide range of algorithmic trading strategies including benchmark trading and smart order routing.


The team performs the following tasks:

Proactive & reactive ready-for-business checks.

Proactive & reactive real-time monitoring of processes, connections & trade flows

Investigation of user queries via log file and process interaction, e.g. order issues, flow breaks, booking issues.

Notifying the business unit of system issues or failures.

System break/fix and user recovery.

Escalating problems to level core development and engineering groups in a timely manner.

Notifying Compliance in a timely manner of regulatory issues.

Liaison with the operation's department and controllers where appropriate.

Working closely with regional counterparts to build and leverage tools and standardize monitoring procedures.


Development/Computing Environment:

Qualifications

- Experience supporting Equities trading and ability to interact directly with trading desk

- Chairing outage resolution conference calls, managing significant incidents and coordinating communications within a trade floor environment.

- Acting as a primary escalation /communication point between Application development teams and Business Units

- Strong infrastructure knowledge in Linux / Unix, Windows, databases, storage and networking technologies

- Good working knowledge of FIX.

- Knowledge of:- SQL, scripting languages, ksh, Perl, Java, CGI, XML, Python a plus

- Solid understanding.

The position offers competitive compensation package.


Job Id: 32583