Electronic Trading Infrastructure Manager

  • GBP120000 - GBP130000 per annum + + bonus + benefits
  • London, England, United Kingdom London England GB
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Aston Carter Ltd
  • 13 Aug 18 2018-08-13

Head up a dedicated etrading infrastructure team at a global investment bank at a time of major investment in their electronic trading business. The role has a clear plan for promotion to a bigger role in the near-medium future.

[Head of Etrading Infrastructure, Etrading Infrastructure Manager, Head of Electronic Trading Infrastructure, Electronic Trading Infrastructure Manager, Pre-Trade, FX, Fixed Income, Forex, Low Latency, Market Connectivity, Networking, Switches, Unix, Linux, Windows, Colocation, Messaging]

A global investment bank is looking for someone to manage a team responsible for dedicated platform and infrastructure ownership for their electronic trading business.

The team focuses on their low latency infrastructure, and the estate covers a number of switches and Linux and Windows systems, several colocations, and messaging infrastructure. The main deployment is in London and New York although growth in Asia is planned. The London team also focus on global ownership, engineering leadership of the platform and close partnership with the business on projects.

The plan is for this hire to step up and take on the overall Head of Global Markets Infrastructure role in the near-medium future (which includes dealing room support, user support & helpdesk, voice and telecoms, platforms, database engineering, network services…).

Responsibilities will include:

  • Managing the global electronic trading infrastructure team
  • Delivering high visibility projects within the etrading platform area
  • Working with the business and markets and client platforms, understanding requirements, and ensuring the infrastructure meets them
  • Providing expertise and market intelligence to business managers
  • Deputising for the EMEA head of infrastructure, and taking on that role in due course

Requirements:

  • Strong understanding and experience of market-facing and low latency infrastructure
  • Track record in successfully managing infrastructure teams
  • Excellent communication skills, credibility in front of senior business management
  • Good appreciation of application design and architecture
  • Beneficial - experience with FX and/or Fixed Income

[Head of Etrading Infrastructure, Etrading Infrastructure Manager, Head of Electronic Trading Infrastructure, Electronic Trading Infrastructure Manager, Pre-Trade, FX, Fixed Income, Forex, Low Latency, Market Connectivity, Networking, Switches, Unix, Linux, Windows, Colocation, Messaging]

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