Support Analyst- FX Trading- (FIX/ SQL/ Linux)- Contract


Posted: 01/08/2017

  • Salary: GBP 300 per day - GBP 400 per day
  • Location: London
  • Job type: Contract
  • Reference: 436456

I am currently looking for a FX Support Analyst (FIX/ SQL) to join a top financial organisation based in London. The role will be a contract role and will be working on a new project within the business.

Job Purpose

The main responsibilities of this role are to work as part of a global team to support, monitor and enhance rapidly evolving FX/Precious Metals Retail and Institutional Financial Trading platforms.

Duties and Responsibilities:

Support, monitor, enhance, and operate FX/Precious Metals Retail and Institutional Financial Trading platforms.

Support, maintain and upgrade UAT, QA, Demo and LIVE environments.

Support and maintain connectivity between the firm and external party's systems/network (Liquidity Providers, Clients, and other branches/subsidiaries, etc.)

Support and coordinate client, sales and infrastructure teams to onboard GUI and FIX API clients to the firm's trading applications.

Day to day administration of Linux and Windows based financial trading systems and associated in house applications.

Qualification and Experience:

Application Support Analyst

Programming, SQL and scripting experience definitely an advantage

Strong understanding of the FIX protocol and its application with FX trading.

Experience of broker side MT4 and PrimeXM bridge support and administration.

Thorough understanding and working experience in various operating systems such as Windows, Linux, etc.

Good understanding in TCP/IP, SSL and financial network technologies.

Experience maintaining low latency trading applications beneficial.

Experience with vendor platforms such as FXAll, Integral, EBS, RET, Currenex, HotSportFX would be highly desirable.


Location- London

£300-400 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.