FIX Support Analyst

  • open
  • New York, NY, USA
  • Full time, Contract
  • Synechron Inc.
  • 16 Jan 17

Synechron is looking to hire FIX Support Analyst in NYC, NY

Job Responsibilities:

  • Provide 1st line support to equity traders on the trading floor (Domestic and International desks) using in house OMS system to trade
  • Monitoring of application and server logs for UNIX/LINUX servers and troubleshoot as necessary
  • Configuration, update and changes management for the OMS system
  • Implement all releases into production, conduct post-release testing
  • Troubleshoot FIX connectivity issues
  • Validation of market data symbol database to program trading desk OMS
  • Use UNIX command line to identify and resolve production problems that may arise
  • Use SQL to create and support different reports for traders
  • Work with Development to address ongoing system constraints and to align future improvements with business needs.
  • Use different Network Commands (telnet, ping, tracert, netstat, ipconfig, etc.) in order to resolve connectivity issues
  • Support testing in the UAT environment for clients and other groups within the bank
  • Create procedures and documentations for handling existing issues
  • Build good working relationships with other teams within the FIX Production Services team, internal clients, development and other IT teams to cooperatively deliver good client service.   


Skills Required:

  • Strong UNIX/Linux, Shell Scripting experience
  • Strong SQL - Good understanding of querying database tables
  • Knowledge of Monitoring tools and techniques
  • Hands on FIX (4.0 and 4.2) experience
  • Understanding of the flow of a trade from client to Broker


If you are interested please send in your updated resume to  or you can reach me on 404-474-1305