Application Support Analyst

Recruiter
Investment Technology Group
Location
United Kingdom
Posted
15 Apr 2018
Closes
18 Apr 2018
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
ITG is looking for an enthusiastic Application Support Analyst to joinour London team. Here at ITG, technology is our middle name. Literally. With nearly halfof our staff working in technology roles, our technologists empower ourbusiness to provide best-in-class service to our clients around theworld. From conceptualizing ideas to bringing them to market, ITGengineers work alongside our business units to build technology forinstitutional traders that enables them to improve returns forinvestors. WELL TRUST YOU TO: Take responsibility for the monitoring and support of ITGs POSITDark and Auction Pool, from crossing through to trade and transaction reporting Responsible for monitoring ITGE's Proprietary and existing thirdparty applications which largely make up the settlement environment Work closely with the Post Trade product managers on ad-hoc technicalautomation projects in a cross platform environment (Unix/Windows) Produce reports from Sybase and Oracle databases based on requestsfrom sales trade desk and operations department Monitor log files for trade problems and initiate follow-up actions.Liaise between ITGE front and back office to resolve issues Test and implement new software releases and configuration changesfrom both internal and external developers Liaise regularly with the sales trading desk, the operationsdepartment and development to ensure awareness of system issues Composition of, and enhancement to, all relevant documentation Participate in other recurring and ad-hoc projects requiring aprofessional approach to project management WHAT YOU BRING WITH YOU: 3rd level qualification in IT Strong SQL skills Experience in shell scripting an advantage Experience with SWIFT an advantage Experience with FIX protocol an advantage Good understanding of networking, operating systems architecture,message queuing, email delivery and internet protocols Experience with financial applications within an equities environmenta distinct advantage Working knowledge of MS Office a distinct advantage Experience with ITRS a distinct advantage Sybase & Oracle 1st level support an advantage High level of software knowledge Proven ability to manage projects Quality mind-set and striving to resolve issues Client focused Excellent communication skills YOURE JUST RIGHT FOR ITG IF YOU WANT: Exposure to different technologies, such as C++, Linux, low latency,kernel bypass, machine learning, cloud and high-performance storage Projects with quick life cycles, from concept to client in three months A smaller team environment with 3-8 developers A great place for upward and geographic mobility Direct exposure to the decision makers and senior leaders on thebusiness side A company thats investing a sizable amount in its technology department Teams that are passionate about continually learning, improving andraising the bar A community that values hard work as well as work-life balance A company that is committed to giving back to surroundingcommunities, from LA to Hong Kong and Sydney and the 11 locations in between - provided by Dice C++, CLOUD, EQUITIES, FIX, FIX PROTOCOL, INTERNET, LINUX, MACHINE LEARNING, ORACLE, PROJECT MANAGEMENT, SQL, SWIFT, UNIX, WINDOWS

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