Trading Application Support Engineer

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CAITLIN GREENSHIELDS

Financial services business is seeking a Trade and Analytics Support Engineer to join their London office on a permanent basis. The engineer is required to support the following critical systems: trade capture, real-time P&L, and business apps. They are open to considering junior level candidates.

The role will involve:

  • Resolving discrepancies in real-time P&L systems by identifying root causes (e.g., booking errors, bad data feeds, or system configuration) then escalating to appropriate teams for resolution Reproducing software issues in testing environments to determine patch requirements.
  • Becoming a subject matter expert on monitoring tools (e.g., trade flow dashboards, automated alerts, and log capture) and developing improvements to these tools.

The ideal candidate will have the following:

  • Experience of supporting financial applications
  • Bachelor’s degree in math, tech, or science discipline
  • A strong interest in technology and a strong interest in financial services

The role will involve hybrid work with 3 days a week in the office. For the first 4-5 months, the engineer would be expected to be in the office 5 days a week whilst they are being trained and mentored.

If this sounds of interest to you, please apply to this ad and someone will be in touch with more details.

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