FINANCIAL SERVICES RECRUITMENT

LONDON | NEW YORK

JOB SUMMARY

FIX Connectivity Analyst - FX

A leading Investment bank require an experienced FIX Analyst with a strong working background in FX to join their FIX connectivity Team in London. This role encompasses project management, technical change, continuous service improvement, and infrastructure knowledge. Due to the nature of the role applicants must have worked on UNIX / LINUX systems previously along with a number of years' experience in the onboarding domain via the FIX protocol.

JOB TEXT

A leading Investment bank require an experienced FIX Analyst with a strong working background in FX to join their FIX connectivity Team in London. This role encompasses project management, technical change, continuous service improvement, and infrastructure knowledge. Due to the nature of the role applicants must have worked on UNIX / LINUX systems previously along with a number of years' experience in the onboarding domain via the FIX protocol.

Key Accountabilities

  • Good understanding of the connectivity market including key vendors, exchanges and ECN
  • Accountable for the design, configuration and delivery of client connections, maintain the information centrally and sharing this knowledge with application support teams
  • Responsible for the successful and timely completion of connectivity projects
  • Provide reporting on the pipeline of small, medium and large projects
  • Understand external client FIX requirements and business objectives, define, configure and deliver solutions that meet these requirements
  • Manage the on-boarding of new clients, liaising with support, sales other internal teams to provide first class service
  • Setting client expectations, build strong relationships and deliver excellence
  • Standardistaion of FIX processes and procedures across each asset class
  • Maintaining internal and external FIX documentation

Requirements

  • Understand external client FIX requirements and business objectives, define, configure and deliver solutions that meet these requirements
  • Minimal Bachelors' degree in computer science or Mathematics-related discipline
  • Proven experience in a FIX Connectivity role in an Investment Bank
  • Proven experience of supporting complex enterprise trading/risk systems
  • Proven experience and a provide track record of delivering continuous service improvement
  • Excellent knowledge of a number of asset class market fundamentals (including Equities, Futures and Rates) and a genuine interest in financial services / markets, particular changes in the regulatory environment and how they impact the way Investment Banks do business
  • An excellent understanding of FIX Protocol, Unix and Networks
  • Proven ability of high performance under pressure with tight deadlines and challenging constraints
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  • GBP60000 - GBP75000.00 per annum
  • London, England, United Kingdom
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Charles Levick
  • 2018-08-14
London, England, United Kingdom London England GB