Equities Electronic Trading Application Support - AVP
A F/T position at a Major Global Investment Bank, with the need for resources to execute large scale Trading and Investment Banking system projects.
Pay Options: F/T Employee.
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Location: Downtown/Wall Street.
Skills required for the position: Application Support, ELECTRONIC TRADING, LINUX, RELATIONAL DATABASES, SCRIPTING, AGILE, EQUITIES.
Detailed Info: As part of the NY Support Level 2 team, you are require 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. Support all Global Equity Trading applications. Incident Management & Problem Management. Continual Service Management Process Improvement. Disaster Recovery Planning & Testing. Investigate application-related system and user requests, resolve or coordinate resolution of issues. Efficient in communication with traders, strong understanding of business language and business workflows would be needed. Work with all facets of Infrastructure, Vendor, & External teams on issues requiring deeper investigation, coordinate resolution and provide feedback to users. Good understanding of SDLC & Agile. Handle locally raised high priority incident tickets and own timely and consistent communication with the Trading Floor users. Actively drive the resolution of high impact incidents on our services (including coordination of the incident bridge calls, escalation via IT hierarchy as appropriate) Work with members of the team and developers for prompt resolution. Updating knowledge base as appropriate after incident is resolved to reduce recovery time.
Development/Computing Environment: 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. DevOps and any work done towards that is a plus. Preferred: 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. Role is front office facing. Looking for someone with 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. There is often a great deal of urgency associated with resolving incidents and you need to be able to prioritize proactively when resource conflicts arise: 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. Strong communication & problem ownership skills and attitude..
The position offers competitive compensation package.
Job Id: 33229