Director of Technical Consulting, EMEA Energy

City of London
£90000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus + Package
08 Oct 2013
05 Nov 2013
David Peglar
Contract Type
Full Time

Director of Technical Consulting, EMEA Energy

A Director of Technical Consulting is required to join a leading Energy Trading and Risk Management software vendor based in the heart of London. My client builds and delivers a fully integrated front to back office trading suit which can be used for both physical and financial trading. Their product has won many awards for its ease of use and powerful capabilities in trade capture and risk management.

Role Resposibilities

  • Own technical product solution across the EMEA region
  • Provide SME technical guidance and advice to clients on best practice
  • Manage technical consulting team
  • Create best practice approaches for software installation, hardware sizing, n-tier architecture design and interface guidelines
  • Provide escalation point for all technical consulting issues for team and client

Position Responsibilities:

  • Significant experience of Energy Trading or Financial Trading market
  • Experience of building and running a technical consulting teams
  • Experience working for technology firm providing complex software solutions
  • Experience presenting to CxO level
  • Experience in supporting sales engagements from the technical consulting side
  • Experience in developing technical best practice methodology
  • Experience in mentoring and managing less experienced staff

General Requirements:

  • Java including Spring
  • Experience with JMS, SOAP and Web Services
  • Experience with Application Servers
  • Proficient in Oracle and PL/SQL
  • Degree in Business, Computer Science or related field
  • Work analytically in a problem-solving environment
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills

This is an exciting opportunity to join a company who is fast establishing themselves as a reputable counter party agency. You will be given great career opportunity to grow and develop with this organisation. You will receive all the training you need to climb the career ladder. If you feel you have the relevant skills then please contact David Peglar at Harrington Starr