FIX Support Analyst - Trading Application Support

Recruiter
REC Solutions Ltd
Location
London (Greater)
Posted
09 Nov 2017
Closes
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

FIX Support Analyst ? Trading Application Support (FIX Protocol, FIX Connectivity, SQL, Electronic Execution Analyst)

An excellent opportunity has arisen for a FIX Support Analyst ? Trading Application Support with a leading brokerage based in the City London, this is an excellent role for candidates who are motivated, willing to learn and have excellent communication skills. FIX Protocol knowledge would an advantage but not a must, ideally we seek candidates who have a degree in computer sciences and/or experience supporting an electronic trading hub and SQL skills.

Responsibilities - FIX Support Analyst ? Trading Application Support (FIX Protocol, FIX Connectivity, SQL, Electronic Execution Analyst)

  • Take responsibility for the monitoring and support of electronic order flow for European brokerage and connectivity with other European and global brokers
  • Design, test and implement custom solutions for clients and technology
  • Understand FIX order messaging whilst working in our bespoke environment
  • Monitor and investigate trade problems and understand position management
  • Have strong written and telephone communication with clients and vendors
  • Provide day to day support of a high paced trading platform and effectively communicate issues and workarounds to our clients and internal business
  • Understand all of our internal and external connectivity in FIX and various APIs
  • Build and maintain all connections within our production trading environment

Requirements - FIX Support Analyst ? Trading Application Support (FIX Protocol, FIX Connectivity, SQL, Electronic Execution Analyst)

  • Ideally degree in computer sciences and/or experience supporting an electronic trading hub
  • Strong SQL skills
  • Knowledge of Unix/Solaris (intermediate user)
  • Good understanding of networking, operating systems architecture, message queuing and internet protocols
  • Experience with FIX protocol is advantageous
  • Coding experience (any language) is advantageous
  • A strong sense of logic
  • A cool head in a crisis

The company will offer - FIX Support Analyst ? Trading Application Support (FIX Protocol, FIX Connectivity, SQL, Electronic Execution Analyst)

  • A smaller team environment with 3-10 professionals
  • A great place for upward and geographic mobility
  • Direct exposure to the decision makers and senior leaders on all sides of the business
  • The energetic dynamism of financial markets
  • Teams that are passionate about continually learning, improving and raising the bar
  • A community that values hard work as well as work-life balance
  • A company that is committed to giving back to surrounding communities, from LA to Hong Kong and Sydney and the 11 locations in between

This job was originally posted as www.jobsite.co.uk/job/959502425