Murex Application Support Analyst

Harvey Nash Plc
London (Greater)
10 Jan 2018
08 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Murex Application Support Analyst

A global investment bank are looking for an Murex Support Analyst responsible for supporting the front office environment for their Murex application.

Key Roles & Responsibilities
  • Monitoring of applications using Geneos ITRS.
  • Work closely with the trading, middle office and back office business.
  • Perform in-depth technical BAU application support.
  • Prioritize work to successfully deliver service in a diverse environment.
  • Perform application releases and changes into PROD/DR environments.
  • Perform Pre Production/Pre release testing
  • Put forward ideas to improve automation and/or efficiency, and own through to implementation.
  • Drive BUILD teams for application enhancements and bug fixes to improve supportability of the platform. * Adhere to change control and fault reporting procedures.
  • Participate in the bank wide DR tests and FM PSS monthly DR failovers.
  • Work closely with UNIX/Database/Network/Market Data Infrastructure teams on stability improvement programs or general improvements to the environments.
  • Manage open risks and audit points through to closure.
  • Perform risk reviews of the environment and raise new risks where/when applicable.
  • Work with fellow global support teams in China, London, Chennai and New York to support the suite of DPS applications.
  • Support the primary application Murex - front to back including batch processing.

Qualifications & Skills
  • Production application support experience within a financial services organisation.
  • Experience of working with and supporting MUREX.
  • Good knowledge of trade life cycle for FX Options/IRDs/Commodities/Credit Derivatives products.
  • Keenness to understand and resolve PL/Risk/Fixing/Settlement issues.
  • Experience on handling Datamart reporting technology
  • Experience on handling STP issues
  • Experience in providing hands on Murex support.
  • Good understanding of PL, Risk, Fixings and Payments workflow in Murex.
  • Understanding of MXML and MReports.
  • Experience in Murex EOD Batch Support - Back Office EOD, Accounting, Payments, Fixings.
  • Strong scripting ability (shell/perl).

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