Front Office Application Support - Equities, Algorithmic Trading, Linux, FIX, SQL

Radley James
London, South East England
20 Jul 2017
19 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Key Skills - Troubleshooting, FIX Protocol, UNIX/Linux, Scripting (Perl/Python), SQL, Equites (Algo Trading, Smart Order Routing a bonus).

One of my clients, a leading Investment Bank, requires a Front Office application support analyst to join their Equities Algo Trading team. IN this role you will be responsible for troubleshooting, Real Time monitoring of processes, connections and trade flows. Additionally you will be involved in the building of tools to automate and optimise day to day operations.

The ideal candidate will have experience working in a Front Office tradefloor environment with a good understanding of Real Time distributed application architecture and experience with FIX protocol. Strong UNIX/Linux skills coupled with a solid grasp of at least one Scripting language (Perl, Python) is required as well as good business knowledge around Equities.

Key Skills:

· Troubleshooting,

· FIX Protocol

· UNIX/Linux

· Scripting (Perl/Python)


· Product Knowledge (Any asset class)

· Experience of working in a similar front office working environment