Systems Engineer Systems Engineer …

Phyton Talent Advisors
in New York, NY, United States
Permanent, Full time
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Phyton Talent Advisors
in New York, NY, United States
Permanent, Full time
Be the first to apply
Systems Engineer
Our client, a global banking and financial services company is seeking a Systems Engineer for their Midtown Manhattan location

Role requirements
  • The ideal candidate will possesses a great attitude, and operate with a mindset of URGENCY, OWNERSHIP, INITIATIVE, COMMUNICATION, SERVICE and PARTNERSHIP:
  • Good temperament, the ability to face off to challenging trading clients, experience in electronic trading and/or clearance and settlements
  • Extensive experience as Murex business/trading front office analyst (superior P&L explain/resolution, Greeks, SIMM, VaR, Risk analysis, simulation views, pre-trade pricing skills) - This is the core focus of the role
  • Very strong knowledge of Fixed income, Interest Rate Derivatives, FX, Futures, Options products - Critical for the role
  • 5+ years in an Level 2 production trading application support role (Market data, Pricing, OMS, Execution Booking, Position keeping, Risk platforms, etc.)
  • Basic Linux, SQL and any scripting language (Shell, Perl, Java, Python, etc.)
  • Any enterprise batch scheduler software experience (Control-M, Autosys, Tidal)
  • Working knowledge of underlying infrastructure and interoperability (servers, storage, network, middleware)
  • Working knowledge of basic ITIL Service management practices (Event, Incident, Problem and Change management )
Typical activities within the function would include:
  • End User Support: capture, investigate, communicate, track, resolve application issues (break/fix), adhoc queries, transaction investigations, reconciliation, order checks and replays, static data updates, EOD reporting, access and entitlements
  • Event Management: Health checks, monitoring of application dashboards, alert response, investigation, monitoring tool implementation, maintenance and config changes, batch exceptions
  • Incident Management: Manage requests, incidents, outages, communication and escalation.
  • Problem Management: Metrics, reporting, trending, driving Stability and continuous improvement
  • Change Management: Release and deploy, CAB review and approval for all production change, Acceptance into Service standards, act as gatekeeper to prod
  • Capacity Planning & Preventative Actions: Metrics and reporting, design, testing, provisioning, data archiving (shared with Dev and Infra teams )
  • Configuration Management: Documentation, asset and inventory management, production hygiene
  • Recoverability: DR, resiliency, testing, data restoration
  • Batch: setup and management, drive optimization
  • Audit and Compliance: Audit response and investigation.