KDB Support Lead/ Manager- Banking- Contract (£700-900pd)


Posted: 15/06/2017

  • Salary: GBP 700 per day - GBP 900 per day
  • Location: London
  • Job type: Contract
  • Reference: 4576

I am currently looking for a KDB Support Lead/ Manager to join a top investment bank based in London. The role will be a contract role and will be working on a new project within the business.

Responsible for the day-to-day maintenance of the application systems in operation, including tasks related to identifying and troubleshooting application issues and issues resolution or escalation. Responsibilities also include root cause analysis, management communication and client relationship management in partnership with Infrastructure Service Support team members. Ensures all production changes are made in accordance with lifecycle methodology and risk guidelines. Responsible for coaching and mentoring less experienced team members and or acting as a subject matter expert. In depth Functional knowledge of the application(s) supported and interdependencies. This position should typically be used for an advanced or lead level resource.

Key Responsibilities:

Incident Management: Investigation, assessment, troubleshooting, escalation, communication

Demand Management: Build deployment, change management, server & connectivity requests, data subscription

Platform Management: monitoring and reporting (usage, performance, capacity), DR management, data evaluation

Experience Required:

Application/ Production Support Lead/ Management experience

KDB experience

L1/ L2 Support experience

Asset Class knowledge (FX, Equities, Derivatives etc)

Front Office experience

Incident Management/

Location- London

Contract- £700-900 per day

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.