Mar 06, 2018
Job Title: Trading Support Analyst
Company Name: Robert Half International
Location: Dubai, United Arab Emirates (UAE)
My client are seeking a Trading Application Support Engineer to join their dynamic global team. The platform support team is responsible for installing and managing production trading applications at both the desktop and server level using the FIX protocol. This is a role that will focus on supporting, managing, optimizing and troubleshooting the production trading environment.
Job Summary: The Trading Support Analyst - Experience with vendor platforms such as FXAll, Integral, EBS, RET, Currenex, HotSportFX would be highly desirable. - ITIL Foundation, MCSE, CCNA, CCNP, system and security certifications are strong advantage to the right candidate.
Key Duties and Responsibilities: What you'll do as a Trading Application Support Engineer:
Work closely with Development, Trading and Infrastructure teams to troubleshoot issues, make continuous improvements, and configure the trading system
Work on automating daily and repetitive tasks
Create, update and improve continuous monitoring processes of the production trading environment
Learn and adjust to ongoing changes within our proprietary trading system
Support the release process to ensure that the company and its systems are upgraded properly
Learn and support in-house and third-party software applications
Provide in-office technical support to traders using our proprietary trading system.
Qualifications, Skills and Experience:
The applicant must hold a Bachelor’s or Associate’s degree in Information Systems, Systems, Computer Science, or similar field preferred, but not required
Five years’ experience in a reputable financial organisation
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 should include application, system and performance monitoring; log reviewing, and network/application availability assessments etc.
Experience maintaining low latency trading applications beneficial.
Experience with vendor platforms such as FXAll, Integral, EBS, RET, Currenex, HotSportFX would be highly desirable.
ITIL Foundation, MCSE, CCNA, CCNP, system and security certifications are strong advantage to the right candidate.
Robert Half International
Dubai - United Arab Emirates