BGC Tech: Production Support Analyst, Market Ops
About BGC Partners:
BGC Partners, Inc. (NASDAQ: BGCP) is a leading global brokerage company primarily servicing the wholesale financial and real estate markets. Products include fixed income securities, interest rate swaps, foreign exchange, equities, equity derivatives, credit derivatives, commercial real estate, commodities, futures, and structured products. BGC also provides a wide range of services, including trade execution, broker-dealer services, clearing, processing, information, and other back-office services to a broad range of financial and non-financial institutions. Job Description:
The position is supporting an Equities Algorithmic Trading platform and is a hybrid market/trading operations (L1) and L2 application support role.
Monitoring and reacting to trade failures (interacting with external client where necessary) Technical Troubleshooting (Analyzing application log files, FIX logs, environmental issues, client connectivity issues) Scheduled Job support, monitoring, and configuration Environmental monitoring/alerting configuration (servers, application components, market data)
Unix skills Problem solving Knowledge of FIX protocol Experience with external connectivity DB/SQL a plus Equities knowledge preferred