Systems Support Analyst - Gain DevOps - London

Miller Maxwell Ltd
London (Greater)
11 Jan 2018
10 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Systems Support Analyst – Linux - Scripting– London. Gain DevOps experience – No Automation experience required as full training will be provided. A Systems Support Analyst is urgently required by an expanding operation engineering team within this global Financial Trading Exchange. The Systems Support Analyst will provide support for all trading applications, operational software, order management and trade surveillance software as part of a global support team. The team are moving towards an automation environment so the Systems Support Analyst will gain experience of DevOps tools such as Chef, Puppet, Docker.
The Systems Support Analyst will
  • Take responsibility for technical operation support across the business that includes trading application, software/hardware issues, market data and exchange connectivity
  • Configuration, installation and upgrade of software
  • Troubleshoot and resolve market data connectivity and exchange connectivity issues
  • Resolve complex real-time trading application issues
  • Perform real-time monitoring of systems for errors, failures and monitoring batch processes
  • Maintain and perform support of security systems
  • Be part of DevOps – Automation projects taking place in 2018.

The Systems Support Analyst will have:
  • At least 3 years commercial trading systems related support experience – Gained working for a brokerage, consultancy, exchange, hedge fund, investment bank or software vendor
  • Linux / Unix experience
  • Scripting experience – Shell – Bash – Python or Perl
  • A demonstrable interest and understanding of financial markets is required

This client is a highly reputable global business with a proven track record. Their products are high performance, real-time trading solutions used by blue-chip financial services business Worldwide. The Systems Support Analyst will need to be ambitious, enthusiastic willing to succeed. The business has a very entrepreneurial spirit and there is scope to move internally within this global financial technology business for the right Systems Support Analyst. The package for the Systems Support Analyst will include: Competitive bonus, share options after probation, pension, life insurance, gym membership.

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