AVP to VP - Front Office Electronic Trading Application Support - Cross Asset

  • Competitve Salary & Benefits Package
  • Hong Kong
  • Permanent, Full time
  • BAH Partners
  • 26 Jun 17

A top tier global investment bank is looking for an AVP to VP level Application / Production Support professional to help manage, maintain and provide support for their electronic and algo trading systems across multiple asset classes. This role sits on the trading desk and works closely with the business to support their trading systems and strategies.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Ensure all trading components are up and running 
  • Support a diverse trading environment: Windows, Linux, SQL Server, Oracle, Sybase 
  • Support and maintain electronic / algorithmic trading applications
  • Development of tools and services to continuously and proactively monitor the trading environment
  • Liaise with exchanges in the event of a production outage 
  • Coordinate with various teams from front to back office for issue resolution 
  • Ensure stability of the production environment and support the release management process
  • Maintenance and support of static databases and supporting processes

Job Requirements:

  • Minimum 4 years of experience supporting Front Office trading desks
  • Excellent understanding of front office trading flow
  • Strong scripting skills in Bash, Perl, or Python
  • Good understanding of Equities, Futures, Commodities and FX asset classes is a definite advantage
  • Extensive experience with Windows desktop/server and Linux OS
  • Proficient in relational database (SQL Server, Oracle, Sybase)
  • Knowledge of market data feed handlers and execution feeds is desirable
  • Knowledge of making-making/liquidity provision and algorithmic trading is highly desirable 
  • Effective written and oral communication skills
  • Excellent problem solving and analytical skills

If you are interested in this position, or would like to explore other opportunities within banking and finance technology, please send your detailed resume to Melanie.Chow@bahpartners.com for a confidential discussion.

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