Dec 10, 2017

CCP System Administrator

  • Sapphire Recruitment Consultants
  • Dubai - United Arab Emirates
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Job Description

Job Title:   CCP System Administrator

Company Name: Sapphire Recruitment

 Location: Dubai, United Arab Emirates (UAE)

Salary AED: 18-22,000 per month + schooling


Job Summary: The CCP System Administrator will be administering the Post Trade System and ensuring all Business & Technical Architects are met. This role is ONLY open to candidates with either some stock exchange /trading desk experience or clearing bank experience.


Key Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Optimize the Post Trading Application information architecture for the organization
  • Ensure that the required Business Analysis are met in terms of design functional requirements and develop the transformation phase of the required specifications
  • Ensure system efficiency
  • Prevent possible CSD system potential errors
  • Look for areas of improvement and manage business expectations in implementation of solutions
  • Installing/configuring, operating and maintaining Application and related infrastructure
  • Coordinate all system hardware, operating systems, software systems and related procedures
  • Daily system monitoring, verification the availability of all hardware, server resources, systems and key processes, reviewing system and application logs, verifying completion of scheduled jobs such as backups
  • Apply OS patches and upgrade
  • Configure CPU, memory and disk partitions as required


Qualifications, Skills and Experience:  

  • The applicant must hold a Bachelor (4-year) degree with a technical major, such as engineering or computer science
  • Systems Administration/System Engineer certification in Unix and Microsoft is an added advantage
  • Ability to code solutions from database
  • Experience in equities, derivatives clearing, and settlement business interfacing with business users and translating business requirements into technical requirements for vendors. Specifically, must know the functionalities of an equities clearing system with client level netting and position management
  • Systems knowledge of margining, default fund calculation would be an added bonus
  • Knowledge must be relevant to DVP Model 2 market settlement i.e net cash settlement, gross securities settlement
  • Must be conversant with securities lending and borrowing systems and able to translate business requirement into technical requirements and design
  • Understands business function related to the CCP Application
  • Experienced with PostgreSQL, strong Linux and Windows experience including shell and Perl scripting for administration tasks

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