Equities Application Support

Recruiter
SThree
Location
United Kingdom
Salary
50000 - 70000 per annum + competitive
Posted
12 Nov 2017
Closes
18 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Equities Application Support AVP An international Investment Bank is looking for an Application Support AVP to join their equities division in London. You will be part of a team dedicated to providing seamless support to the Front Office. Specifically as the Application Support AVP you will ensure the continued availability, effectiveness and accuracy of the strategic sales and trading platform. You will develop specialist knowledge in certain systems and applications, liaise with a variety of stakeholders and provide technical direction during incidents. You will have the opportunity to communicate your own progressive ideas to developers. Key skills: Experience providing support Experience with UNIX or Linux Knowledge of FIX protocol Business knowledge of equities Proficiency in a dynamic scripting language such as Perl or Python would also be very advantageous. The ideal Application Support AVP will be an effective communicator with the ability to explain technical processes to a non-technical audience. You will work effectively in pressurised environments and respond quickly to incidents. You will enjoy problem solving and have an interest in financial markets. If the above interests you - or you have any additional queries - please do not hesitate to get in contact with myself! Sthree UK is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy. - provided by Dice EQUITIES, FIX, FIX PROTOCOL, LINUX, PERL, PYTHON, UNIX