London, England, £80000 - £90000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Job Type: Permanent
Managed by: Support Team
Technical Support Engineer / Operations Engineer (Linux / UNIX SQL Python FIX CISI). Would you like to spend your day problem solving and collaborating with other world class engineers on complex and interesting systems? You could be joining a massively profitable Hedge Fund based in amazing offices with perks including in-house gym and yoga, break out areas, ergonomic desks and onsite restaurant.
As a Technical Support Engineer you will maintain, upgrade and support systems that handle direct trade flow as well as middle office, pricing and back office systems across all asset classes. Responsibilities will encompass 1st and 2nd line support of traders; monitoring of daily systematic trade flow, managing order rejects, triage of production issues and incident management with various trading teams. You'll manage the UAT EMS environment, testing new releases / features, liaising with trading teams to plan UAT and production rollouts and support front, middle and back office applications in production and staging environments, escalating development where necessary.
*Experience in a similar technical support / trade operations position with strong knowledge of in at least one market: Equities, Futures, FX or Fixed Income
*Thorough understanding of trading system architecture and market data feeds
*Strong knowledge of Linux / UNIX; SQL; Python (or other scripting language)
*Ability to pro-actively identify opportunities for automation
*Degree educated; Computer Science or similar scientific / numeric discipline
*Desirable: FIX protocol experience, CISI accreditation / Capital Markets Programme
As a Technical Support Engineer you will earn a competitive salary (to £90k) plus benefits.
Apply now or call to find out more about this Technical Support Engineer (Linux / UNIX SQL Python FIX CISI) opportunity.