Application Support Manager (Highly Competitive benefits bonus)

Westbourne Partners
London (Greater)
02 Dec 2017
11 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
A leading Hedge fund in London are looking for a hands on Application Support Manager to join their industry leading team. My client are looking for a professional who has leadership experience and from a technical perspective can provide support for their global trading systems.

You will need to be a forward thinking, self-starting and positive leader who enjoys making changes and enhancing practices. This role reports into the Head of IT and will require you to manage a team to handle support of critical financial systems and vendor platforms. Responsibilities also include; managing and maintaining current systems, taking ownership for incidents and improving any down time, following best practices/ITIL framework, working closely with the Change board to review systems and implementations. Further to the above you will be expected to work across with stakeholders and internal financial teams.

Technical skills required:

  • SQL Server - knowledge of T-SQL and SQL Database systems
  • Experience conducting perfomance reviews, managing delivery
  • Experience making technical decisions to help reduce incident occurence
  • Ideally financial services experience

  • Desirable: (not mandatory)

  • Support of systems such as Charles river, Simcorp
  • Experience cross Active batch or Service now

  • My client offer fantastic benefits, a competitive salary, bonus, onsite gym, gourmet food, pension plan, child care vouchers, cycle to work, industry leading technologies and open agile environment.

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