Electronic Market Systems Application Support Analyst
Midtown NYC on 7th
A Contract position at One of the largest international banking networks with strong positions in Asia and a significant presence in the United States..
Pay Options: w2.
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Skills required for the position: Application Support, MARKET DATA, EXCHANGE, UNIX, SCRIPTING, FIX PROTOCOL.
Detailed Info: to provide first level support on DMA feed handlers and Order Routing system (back-end) for GM FO desks. Understand the whole production set-up from start of day to end of the day processes. Has the ability to identify issues quickly, knowing their potential consequences on the trading. Must be able to fix quickly, find alternate solutions/workaround or identify the right person that might help. Communicate with Exchanges, Development and Front-ends teams. Participate in UAT, deployment of application server components. Write and maintain production scripts. Communicate progress and problems to management, estimating work schedules and anticipating and avoiding problems. Participate in production support improvement
Development/Computing Environment: At least 2 years of experience in finance industry (in Order routing systems/Market data/Electronic market support or Market/Exchange connectivity support would be a plus) B.S in Computer Science or other related field of study. Strong knowledge of scripts programming, UNIX OS and good Network architecture knowledge. Troubleshooting/problems solving. Autonomy - self-motivated, independent and ability to operate in a highly demanding and challenging environment. Good Communication skills - both written and verbal. Scripting languages (Shell scripts, Python or Perl). Important skills: Understanding of exchange feeds (ARCA XDP, Nasdaq ITCH, SIP, CQS, UQDF, etc). FIX protocol. Basic DB (SQL), client/server knowledge. System tuning/performances monitoring and analysis. Good to have: Financial knowledge (EQD products), US exchanges rules. Knowledge of Front to Back trading life cycle. Small project management experience. Experience with Linux performance tuning (application/OS/network) Experience troubleshooting telecommunication issues. Low latency monitoring platform, pcap analysis (Wireshark, etc.).
The position offers competitive rate.
Job Id: 33254