Senior Production Support Engineer (12-Month Contract)

  • $70K/month
  • Hong Kong
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Aquis Search
  • 13 Feb 18 2018-02-13

An immediate opening at a global financial institution for a senior production or release engineer with strong technical skills and at least 5+ years of experience.


  • Installation and management of application software across environments
  • Troubleshooting  production issues
  • A solid Infrastructure background
  • A good understanding of networks
  • Experience working within DevOps Model of Build and Deployment
  • Software configuration management
  • Automate processes were possible and create new technologies when needed.
  • A proven and successful experience developing large scale software solutions in more than one language.
  • A good understanding of latency (causes and remediation)
  • Monitoring supervision and improvement through ITRS, Grafana and Corvil
  • Proven track record working with ION or LAB49 software.
  • Proven track record within Market Data Applications specifically RMDS, Trep


  • Degree holder in Computer Science or related discipline
  • Basic understanding of financial markets and products
  • Experience (minimum 5 years) on production support for trading systems
  • Experience supporting trading and sales applications
  • Exposure to position and risk management
  • Experience in IT services & operations
  • Good knowledge of ITIL processes
  • Good Knowledge of DevOps, Software Development LifeCycle.
  • Good knowledge of Windows Server and IIS
  • Good knowledge of Linux/Unix
  • Good documentation skills
  • Working knowledge of networks, firewalls, proxies, load-balancing, database, systems and application management
  • Candidates will ideally have worked in a fast-moving, high-pressure environment supporting mission-critical applications and/or infrastructure, facing off to demanding customers
  • Strong experience working with both project team & users
  • Strong experience with change management skills
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Discipline and follow organizational process