Forex Electronic Trading Support Analyst

  • GBP380 - GBP400 per day
  • London, England, United Kingdom
  • Contract, Full time
  • DBFS
  • 11 Jan 19

My client, a leading consultancy based in London are looking for an FX Electronic Trading Support Analyst.

Candidate Profile:

  • First class degree of top university/engineering school and scientific background - mathematical or/and IT
  • High motivation to learn a huge and complex environment
  • Self-starter
  • The role focuses specifically on FX products, FX knowledge would be appreciated.
  • Candidates will ideally have a relevant experience in a similar role, the majority of which should have been gained within Front Office Trading. They must be experienced in providing support as part of a team, and have practical understanding of the criticality of trading applications.

IT Skills:

  • Good knowledge of FX business and electronic trading principles: Spot/Outright pricing, Fixings, VD calculation, CC & AV, Spot push, Rollback/rollover, Fixings, etc…

  • Good knowledge of main application failure scenarios in a complex IT architecture, from both functional and technical perspective

  • Data querying:
  • SQL Server, Oracle

  • OS usage:
  • Windows, UNIX commands

  • Scripting:
  • Shell
  • Python