IT Execution Support

  • Competitive
  • London, England, United Kingdom
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Exane BNP Paribas
  • 09 Oct 17 2017-10-09

The IT Execution Support role will work flexibly within a small team in order to respond to a variety of tasks and requests. This is an opportunity for somebody to take the next step and leverage on their potential.

Exane BNP Paribas is a top pan-European equity broker and is the market leader in France, active on sales, execution and research on stocks covered by an award-winning Research Department. A strong culture of investigation and performance allows Exane BNP Paribas to guarantee its clients the enduring success of their investments. The company offers research, distribution and execution services on European stocks to institutional clients.

The IT Execution Team is responsible for maintaining a consistently high standard of work  to meet the needs of the business. The team supports the front office and helps ensure the smooth operation of the trading platform. The successful candidate will be able to work flexibily in a small team in order to respond to a variety of tasks and requests.

Requirements:

 The team is responsible for the live trading environment across all of cash equities trading operations

• Handling of front office queries
• Management of trading, static, and marker data
• Deployment of new systems and configurations to servers and desktops
• Coordination with internal development and infrastructure teams on upcoming changes
• Troubleshooting of live issues
• Coordination and communication with stakeholders during and after issues
• Recording and tracking of issues for follow-up with development teams
• Coordination with exchanges, brokers, and other counterparties on widescale changes

Profile:

2/3 years relevant experience in IT support
Prior experience of Fidessa would be a positive but is not a prerequisite
Sense of client service
Strong attention to detail
Good initiative, ability to work in a team and on their own
Personable, confident, strong communication skills
Flexible attitude to work and a willingness to learn
Exercise discretion when required and good sense of awareness
Good working knowledge of Microsoft Office package