Support Engineer

  • Location:

    City of London, London

  • Sector:

    Cyber & Technology

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £450 - £500 per day

  • Contact:

    Chris Jones

  • Job ref:

    Support Engineer_1569948912

  • Published:

    10 months ago

  • Duration:

    6 Months

  • Expiry date:


  • Start date:


  • Consultant:

    Chris Jones

My client within Financial services is looking for a Senior Application Engineer for their offices in London.

Day rate: £450 - £500 per day

Location: London

Start date: ASAP

Duration: 6 Months

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Team member for a critical Fixed Income and Equity Trade Management support function - including Portfolio Management, Trading, and Routing; requiring end to end investment process knowledge.
  • Proactively identify issues within the environment and lead solutions to resolve them
  • Communicate effectively to Front Office portfolio managers, traders, and analysts the status of applications, processes, and any issues
  • Leverage ITSM toolset to continuously improve how systems are being monitored and supported
  • Coordinate Release Implementation and support; including managing Permits to Operate

Key Requirements/Qualifications:

  • BS or BA Degree and at least 10 years' experience
  • 5-7+ years' industry experience supporting Fixed Income or Equity trading applications
  • Knowledge of one or more products: Charles River, Blackrock Aladdin, Black Mountain Everest, EZE, Flex Trade, Bloomberg EMSX, FX Connect, Trace/MSRB regulatory reporting platforms, and Appia Middleware.
  • Broad, hands-on experience with Incident, Problem and Change Management systems
  • Critical thinking skills to troubleshoot application issues with complex business processes
  • Strong oral and written communication skills; strong interpersonal skills; self-starter

If you think you are a good match for this role please send me your cv


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