ION Platform Specialist/ Support- Investment Bank- London

Information Technology

Posted: 04/07/2017

  • Salary: GBP 600 per day - GBP 700 per day
  • Location: London
  • Job type: Contract
  • Reference: 45465

I am currently looking for an ION platform specialist to join a top investment bank based in London. The ION platform specialist will help my client architect and upgrade their ION platform.

Duties and Responsibilities

Hands-on configuration, integration and development of ION eTrading components
Platform re-engineering to provide a stable and maintainable platform for the business
ION topology tuning to create and maintain a high performance platform
Ability to provide L2 Production support
Coordinate and organise changes with external vendors, markets and ECNs
Building documentation, user guides, regular demos
Performing UVT with various groups during project go-live
Ability to run projects end to end without monitoring

Key Requirements

Strong exposure to ION MarketView. MMI .NET, Connectivity Gateways, TOMS, SDP, PXE, VMO, MMS, PosKeeper and PreTradeVetter
Experience of platform re-engineering, tuning and ION failover setup.
Experience of ION perfmeter and RTD monitoring and tuning
Linux experience including shell scripting
Knowledge of Fixed Income trading environment in Rates and/or Credit businesses
Automate/build tools, to industrialize support of a cutting edge in-house trading platform.

Contract- £600-700pd

Location- London

If you feel like you are a strong match for my requirements, please send me over an updated copy of CV and I will get back in touch.

Many thanks,


McGregor Boyall is an equal opportunity employer and do not discriminate based on race, religion, gender, age, sexuality, gender identification, or physical ability.