Support Specialist - 7 months contract Support Specialist - 7 months contract …

Pontoon Asia Pacific
in Singapore
Contract, Full time
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SGD 10000
Pontoon Asia Pacific
in Singapore
Contract, Full time
Be the first to apply
SGD 10000
Posted by:
Lara Alfonso • Recruiter
Posted by:
Lara Alfonso
Recruiter
To be the first line of support for Market Data infrastructure across Asia Pacific regions, including applications, servers and connectivity whose core function is to provide Market Data to users and applications with high availability and reliability. The qualified candidate will be responsible for the operation and implementation of market data environments which mainly include the following duties or activities:

Responsibilities:

  • Support and maintain market data infrastructures and expeditiously apply trouble-shooting / problem resolution skills to minimize business productivity loss, customer impact, and financial / reputational risk.
  • Coordinate with and escalate to market data vendors and exchanges in the region for their data content / technical issues and changes.
  • Manage vendor and exchange driven changes, technical activities and relationships.
  • Plan and implement production changes after trading hours, and conduct testing to verify the changes are successful.
  • Implement and constantly improve monitoring tools to ensure comprehensive data and infrastructure monitoring standards and effectiveness
  • Ensure market data systems are functioning with sufficient capacity and resiliency for high availability.
  • Work on weekday shifts and weekend / off-hours on-call rotations

 

Requirements:

  • Data Networks and Network Security knowledge
  • Linux Operating Systems Tuning
  • Strong scripting skills for software/system management and automation (Perl, Python, bah scripting)
  • Basic knowledge of messaging & middleware
  • Job Scheduling (Cron, Autosys)
  • Technical engagement experience with financial exchanges and third-party market data suppliers
  • Overview of financial and banking industry and data content knowledge for Asia markets
  • Understanding and hands-on experience with market data delivery platforms such as TREP/BBG/Direct exchange feeds
  • Understanding and hands-on experience with market data entitlement systems such as DACS/DART and contribution/publishing platforms
  • Strong knowledge of market data monitoring tools and systems
  • Administration and support experience with server Operating Systems like Red Hat Linux and Windows environment
  • IT Service Management knowledge and mindset including Change Management, Incident Management, Problem Management.
  • Strong analytical skills and logical thinking
  • Good interpersonal and communication skills to work in a team.
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