Technical Desktop Support Engineer T3 - Sales & Trading/Banking

Global Technology Solutions Ltd
London (Greater)
£45000 per annum + + 10% shift allowance and benefits
07 Nov 2017
15 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
We have a fantastic opportunity for a Tier 3 Technical Desktop Support Engineer, who has experience working in the Banking industry within the Sales and Trading area.

The job role is an experienced desktop support specialist with a minimum of 5 years' software experience dealing with critical business systems in a front office environment, to work in a Sales and Trading area in accordance with SLA/OLA definitions and target Demonstrates high levels of customer care and behaviour at all times.


*Level 3 type escalations for complex technical issues and root cause analysis.
*Effectively use and manage Service Now to handle and update calls.
*Demonstrate high levels of customer care behaviours at all times and adopt an approach that shows consistent commitment to providing a customer focused quality service.
*Work across lines of service to ensure a coordinated approach to providing support for the customer. Cooperate with other DSS teams and 3rd parties to ensure all services are delivered within service level targets and according to best practice.
*Carry out incident and change activity delivering the productivity levels expected by Desktop Operations.
*Support colleagues by sharing knowledge and assisting them in the successful delivery of common objectives.
*Ability to work well under pressure and to tight timescales.
*Assist with identifying team training and development needs, both technical and non-technical to support the Staff Dialogue and Development process.
*Manage own workload to ensure that assigned activities are completed within targets defined within SLA's/OLA's.
*Ability to work well under pressure and to tight timescales.
*Identify ways of improving productivity and lowering costs which provides enhanced service value for Customer and/or cost savings.

Skills Needed

*Experience working in finance industry, investment banking.
*Deskside support technical experience operating within a complex environment with demonstrable experience in providing a level of second level technical support within a team.
*Experience of managing work packages dealing with third party suppliers and internal business units within a client service organisation
*Broad understanding of financial markets
*Experience in the delivery of small work packages.
*Demonstrable experience of project management methodologies.
*Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
*Good negotiating skills
*Experience in dealing with customers with tact and diplomacy using demonstrable interpersonal and communication skills
*Expert knowledge & experience in appropriate area of technology support
*Excellent experience of supporting operating systems and applications within a business environment
*An excellent understanding of ITIL Service Support and Delivery disciplines and methodologies
*Experience using a help desk call management system
*Ability to work well under pressure and to tight timescales
*Excellent communication, interpersonal and customer care skills
*Strong technical grasp of strategic platforms such as Microsoft, Networks and Security, WAN, LAN, Exchange 2007/10. Experience of market data feeds and troubleshooting Excel Add-ins. MCSE qualification and PowerShell are desirable
*5 Years' minimum software experience dealing with critical business systems with 2 years in investment banking

If you have the above skills and experience please apply now!
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