Trading Systems Support Analyst - Option Market Making
May 20, 2021
My client is a proprietary trading firm specializing in automated derivatives trading, including market making, index arbitrage and high frequency trading. They are currently the leading prop trading firm across the Asian markets and have offices across the region.
The successful candidate will become a member of an exciting team responsible for the operation of their trading systems. This is high profile role that sits in the thick of the action, right on the trade floor. It is fast-paced and exciting, working with an impressive team of technologists, traders, risk analysts and quants.
The team will cover the Asian markets. If you have an analytical mind, believe in a proactive approach to system operations and enjoy troubleshooting mission critical systems in a fast paced trading floor environment, then this role is for you!
Supporting critical trading applications within a distributed multi-server environment
Develop scripts and other tools to support my client's trading systems operations as required
Provide general trading floor support directly to traders
Play an active role in your team's growth and results
University Degree in Computer Science or related disciplines
2-8years' experience in trading support or financial application development
Front Office support experience in i-banks, proprietary trading firms, finance, equities industries
Knowledge of Equity Derivatives is preferred but not essential
Experience of Linux, scripting languages (Perl, Python, PHP) and TCP/IP networking is a plus
Knowledge of scripting languages, preferably Python, PERL and PHP is a plus
Exposure to Bloomberg and ActivMQ desirable
Excellent (potential) technical troubleshooting and problem solving skills under pressure/live trading environment
Proactive, highly motivated, team spirit, forward thinking
Excellent interpersonal communication skills
More autonomy, less bureaucracy.
Relaxed environment – friendly, casual culture.
Excellent working hours (8-6) and environment.
Great financial incentives for performers – competitive salaries and excellent bonuses for performers.
In short, this is a great chance to join a small, profitable company that is on the "up". The working hours are great, and the chance to put your thoughts and ideas into practice here are unparalleled. You can have a direct and meaningful impact on this organization's technology strategies and direction, whilst working in a collaborative team with like-minded people.
If you are interested in this position, or would like to explore other opportunities within banking and finance technology, please send your detailed resume to Katie Huang at Katie.firstname.lastname@example.org.
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