Tech & Digital

2nd Line Support Engineer - Trading Systems

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2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer - Trading Systems

Entrepreneurial FinTech business is wanting to hire a Second Line / Third Line Support Engineer to join it's IT Operation Team and help support it's FX trading systems.

  • Excellent Base Salary (£60K DOE) + Discretionary Bonus.
  • Quick Career Advancement & Long-term Career Prospects.

How your day will look:

  • Manage and supporting (widely deployed) foreign exchange transaction systems.
  • Provide level 1 and 2 support for these production systems. Serving as the initial technical contact for Brokers and Exchanges.
  • Troubleshoot and analyse performance issues.
  • Monitor and report on system status.
  • Architect new solutions to enhance trading systems, thereafter, assisting in the design and implementation of production systems to increase reliability.

Experience required:

  • IT Support or Technical Support background within a Bank, Hedge Fund or Trading Software Vendor.
  • Good knowledge of Linux Operating Systems (Any flavour welcome, as being capable of navigating around command lines).
  • Excellent Scripting skills, (Python is preference), however Perlt, Bash, or Shell all welcome.
  • An understanding of SQL and relational databases.

Desirable experience required:

  • Bachelor's degree within a STEM subject.
  • C++ coding skills.

Are you currently an IT Support, Technical Support or Linux Administrator working within a Bank, Hedge Fund, or a Trading Software Vendor; wanting a career change?! Please apply and have the opportunity to join an entrepreneurial FinTech with fast-track career progression and a discretionary bonus paid out on your hard work.

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