Application Support Analyst (Post Trade, SQL & Shell Scripting)

  • £75,000 + Bonus and Benefits
  • London, England, United Kingdom London England GB
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Hudson Banking
  • 15 Aug 18 2018-08-15

London Based eTrading firm seek an Application Support Analyst to provide Production Support to the firms Post Trading applications. Strong SQL (Writing a query from scratch, Tables, joins etc), Shell Scripting (Awk, Bash) or Perl / Python technical automation projects in a cross platform environment (Unix/Windows).

London Based eTrading firm seek an Application Support Analyst to provide Production Support to the firms Post Trading applications. Strong SQL (Writing a query from scratch, Tables, joins etc), Shell Scripting (Awk, Bash) or Perl / Python technical automation projects in a cross platform environment (Unix/Windows). Responsible for enhancing and maintaining SWIFT message control and delivery software in Unix. Continue to manage SWIFT connectivity via FTP and MQ. Produce reports from Sybase and Oracle databases based on requests from sales trade desk and operations department. Monitor log files for trade problems and initiate follow-up actions. Liaise between front and back office to resolve issues. Test and implement new software releases and configuration changes from both internal and external developers. Liaise regularly with the sales trading desk, the operations department and development to ensure awareness of system issues. Participate in other recurring and ad-hoc projects requiring a professional approach to project management. Experience with SWIFT an advantage. Experience with FIX protocol an advantage. Good understanding of networking, operating systems architecture, message queuing, email delivery and internet protocols. Experience with financial applications within an equities environment a distinct advantage. Working knowledge of MS Office a distinct advantage. Sybase & Oracle 1st level support an advantage