Implementation & Support Specialist

  • Competitive
  • London, England, United Kingdom
  • Permanent, Full time
  • SS&C
  • 22 Nov 17 2017-11-22

SS&C's Financial Market Group is currently seeking an Implementation & Support Specialist to manage our suite of trading and FIX connectivity products during European trading hours. This individual will be responsible for implementing and supporting connectivity and trading applications globally and be a local resource for clients in Europe.

Implementation & Support Specialist

Company Overview
SS&C Technologies, Inc. provides mission-critical software and software-enabled services for the global financial services industry. SS&C was founded in 1986 by William C. Stone and went public in 1996. SS&C employs a disciplined and highly focused acquisition strategy to increase the breadth and depth of its product and service offerings and capitalize on evolving market opportunities. Since 1995, SS&C has acquired 46 businesses with products, services and/or technologies in existing or complementary vertical markets.

SS&C has more than 8,200 employees worldwide.  Our head office is located in Windsor, Connecticut with offices throughout North America, Europe, Asia Pacific and Australia. SS&C provides the global financial services industry with a broad range of highly specialized software, software enabled-services and software as a service (SaaS) solutions for operational excellence. We deliver mission-critical processing for information management, analysis, trading, accounting, reporting and compliance. Our clients manage, in aggregate, over $44 trillion in assets and choose SS&C as their preferred vendor for our expertise.

SS&C acquired GlobeOp in 2012, Advent Software in 2015, Citi Alternative Investor Services in 2016 and Wells Fargo Global Fund Services in 2016. SS&C is the leading independent provider of cloud-based fund administration services and software for the alternative investment industry, including hedge funds, fund of funds, private equity funds and managed accounts.

Position Overview
SS&C's Financial Market Group is currently seeking an Implementation & Support Specialist to manage our suite of trading and FIX connectivity products during European trading hours.  This individual will be responsible for implementing and supporting connectivity and trading applications globally and be a local resource for clients in Europe.

Responsibilities
Responsibilities will include but are not limited to:
• Support and implementation of client trading applications.
• Support and implementation of FIX trading and connectivity services.
• Liaise with business and technical contacts both internally and externally and oversee new projects involving our trading & connectivity services.

Experience, Skills & Qualifications
Qualifications:

• Understanding of the trading lifecycle and knowledge of financial industry terminology
• Experience with client trade support and troubleshooting
• Ability to multi-task and maintain attention to detail
• Strong interpersonal and communication skills

Skills:

• FIX protocol support
• Trade application support
• UNIX/Linux command line knowledge
• Basic knowledge of SQL
• Basic knowledge of TCP/IP networking protocol

SS&C Technologies/ SS&C Financial Services is an Equal Opportunity Employer and as such does not discriminate against any applicant for employment or employee on the basis of race, color, religious creed, gender, age, marital status, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, veteran status or any other classification protected by applicable discrimination laws.