Senior Murex Consultant - Investment Bank

Goodman Masson Limited
London (Greater)
10 Feb 2018
15 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Purpose

This is a senior technical role. The successful candidate will be a self-motivated proactive individual who will be expected to work in a dynamic changing environment.

As a senior role, there will be an expectation for the individual to set an example to the rest of the team by taking on an active role in resolving issues, helping junior team members where necessary and encouraging a good teamwork ethic. This role offers an excellent opportunity to get exposure to both the technical and business aspects of the bank.

Key Responsibilities

Core competencies

* Providing day-to-day support/analysis.
* Be able to undertake both functional and technical tasks as required.
* Developing and delivering enhancements as specified by the business users.
* Plan and schedule workload to tight deadlines.
* Build an understanding of our trading applications and associated products through in house training and courses.
* Build strong working relationships with both the team and with all other areas of the bank (front, middle and back office).
* Be a mentor for junior members of the team, giving advice and training
* Provide overnight support of the EOD batch as part of a rota.

Preferred Qualifications and Experience


* A degree
* Previous extensive experience supporting a (

Business Knowledge:

* At least two of the following product types: IRD, FXD, EQD, CRD and COM (Energy)
* Understanding of how an investment bank works
* Understanding the current regulatory framework we live in
* Understanding the importance of IT risk and control
* Knowledge of emerging markets

Essential Murex Functional Knowledge:

Looking for a horizontal skillset covering (but not exclusively):

* Datamart
* Market data
* Pre/post trade workflows
* Static data
* E-tradepad
* Simulation
* VaR
* Pricing
* Market Operations
* EOD Batch configuration

Essential Technical Knowledge:

* Unix
* Excel

Desirable Technical Knowledge:

* Control-M
* Java
* Javascript
* Perl

Personal attributes:

* Global mindset
* Resilience
* Client mindset
* Pays attention to detail
* Results-orientated
* High level of integrity
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