Application Support Analyst London - City - Finance - £50-65K

Just IT Recruitment
04 Feb 2017
04 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Do you want to "Break into Finance" and support real-time global trading applications?

A global brokerage is looking for a driven Application Support Engineer to provide 3rd line software support in a dynamic and fast paced front office trading environment. Your role also includes project management of upgrades, migrations, new releases and complex deployments.

The primary role will be to provide in-depth software support on their business critical and globally distributed real-time trading application. This will require liaising with internal development teams and front office traders as well as external clients. You will therefore be expected to create excellent working relationships throughout the business.

In addition, you will be encouraged to bring new ideas to the table of ways to improve the systems, increase efficiency and the overall support / engineering function. This is very creative and dynamic environment and you'll need to be driven and proactive with a "can do" attitude and approach to work.

Required skills

·Cloud technologies - AWS or Azure
·Knowledge of MS SQL Server,, JavaScript, NodeJS, Chef or Puppet
·Scripting skills: Bash, PowerShell or similar.
·Knowledge of Web Servers: IIS / Apache / Nginx
·Windows Server 2008/12 and/or Linux Red Hat skills
·Internet connectivity Infrastructure (browsers, proxies, TCP/IP, firewalls etc)
·Continuous Integration &/or Continuous Development


You will need to have had previous experience supporting business critical applications and have a strong organisational approach to dealing with these issues. You need to be personable and client facing.


The organisation is a global brokerage with employees in over 32 countries at 70+ locations. They are a technology centric company rapidly expanding offering an exciting, challenging and rewarding working environment. Operating in a fast-changing electronic trading environment, innovation is core value of the organisation, encouraging an open atmosphere and the ability to express the ideas you have.


The salary of this role will go to £65,000, dependent on experience. You will also get the opportunity to work within a global company and work on complicated, business critical applications directly in your position. You will also have access to a wide range of benefits such as Bupa, pension schemes, and share schemes to name a few.

How to apply

If you are interested in the role, please call Alex on or email