Application Support, Market Risk, Senior Team Lead

City of London
£1 per annum + Excellent Bonus and Benefits
20 Feb 2013
20 Mar 2013
Annabel Preacher
Contract Type
Full Time

I am currently working for a world leading investment bank and they are currently recruiting for a permanent, team lead application support analyst. This particular role will be heading up the ever expanding market risk application support team based in Central London.

This is a very exciting position as the career progression opportunities are huge, you will be part of a team which is currently taking on new locations and new business areas so you have the opportunity, long term, to lead this team on a global scale.

Currently, the role will be leading a team of excellent applications support analysts based in the UK and some offshore consultants. So to be suitable for this role, you will need to have exposure to leading teams, whilst also remaining hands on. The time will be split between leading the team, making strategic decisions working with a range of IT teams, but also making sure that the platforms are available on a daily basis and ensure the smooth running throughout the day.

For this role, you will have excellent exposure to the following

- Leading an application support team (ideally with offshore resources, but not necessary)

- Good hands on technical knowledge of databases and also scripting/ programming language (e.g. Oracle, SQL, Java, Python, C++ or C#)

- Excellent communication skills, demonstrated by previous senior stakeholder relationships and communicating with a variety of users

- Support a large platform

So if you are looking for a role based within a highly successful investment bank, leading a team of support analyst which has the opportunity to develop this team to a global level, this is the perfect role for you.

For this role, the client is looking to pay a highly competitive senior manager salary, with excellent bonus and benefits.

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