Electronic Trading, FIX, Connectivity, Applications Support, Infrastructure Support, Support Engineer, VMware , Linux, Perl Scripting, Windows, Asset management , Investment Banks , Broker Dealers, eCommerce.
My client is a leading software vendor within the algorithmic trading domain based in the city of London. Their products include state of the art trade execution management platforms.
My client has experienced unprecedented growth and are on-boarding multiple new clients, they now seek to grow their all ready strong Technical Support Team and seek to hire a Snr Support Engineer.
The Snr Support Engineer will join a highly skilled team that faces off to buy side and sell side market participants and work to provide reactive and proactive support for every technical and functional support need.
The team is very much driven by proactive support, they review support issues and work tirelessly to ensure the issue is dealt with swiftly and effectively, always tracking progress of issues and providing support updates to their clients.
Although the team works hard, they also enjoy a collaborative and fun working culture, they encourage innovative thinking and expect those who join them to share ideas and propose workable solutions to overcome any ongoing support issues.
Our client's platform is leading the way in trade execution as such the team support state of the art applications and technology infrastructure.
The Snr Support Engineer skills and experience should include:
*Candidate must have substantial knowledge of FIX Protocol (4.0-4.4 preferably)
*Experience in handling first level support issues (networks, hardware, software) is absolutely essential.
*Experience in Core backend technologies (e.g. Windows Sever, Solaris Server, Active Directory, AD Domain Controllers, Terminal Services, SAN, Clusters and File Servers)
*Knowledge of multiple operating systems such as Windows 2000/XP/2003 (including 64bit), Linux, and Solaris is important.
*Knowledge of Citrix, VMWare, Virtualization technologies and network load balancing a distinct advantage.
*Knowledge of Oracle database, Java and Scripting experience (perl, DOS, Ant, UNIX shells) is a definitive plus.
*Working knowledge of electronic trading in derivative markets (Equity, Futures, Options and FX) is a plus.
*Demonstrable talent for multitasking effectively.
This is a great time to join my clients team, please do share your CV with me or call me on 01892 553 212 for a discreet discussion.
Interquest Group PLC is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.
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