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Trade Operations Engineer - Linux SQL Python

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Recruiter: Client Server
Listed on: 21st January
Location: W1S 3BE
Salary/Rate: £75000 - £90000
Type: Permanent

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Trade Operations Engineer (Linux / UNIX SQL Python FIX CISI). Want to spend your day problem solving and collaborating with other world class engineers on complex and interesting systems based in amazing offices?
As a Trade Operations Engineer you will maintain, upgrade and support systems that handle direct trade flow as well as middle office, pricing and back office systems across all asset classes. Responsibilities will encompass 1st and 2nd line support of traders; monitoring of daily systematic trade flow, managing order rejects, triage of production issues and incident management with various trading teams. You'll manage the UAT EMS environment, testing new releases / features, liaising with trading teams to plan UAT and production rollouts and support front, middle and back office applications in production and staging environments, escalating development where necessary.
Based in Central London you can enjoy a number of perks including crown estate offices with in-house gym and yoga, break out areas, ergonomic desks and onsite restaurant.

Experience in a similar trade operations position with strong knowledge of in at least one market: Equities, Futures, FX or Fixed Income
Thorough understanding of trading system architecture and market data feeds
Strong knowledge of Linux / UNIX; SQL; Python (or other scripting language)
Ability to pro-actively identify opportunities for automation
Degree educated; Computer Science or similar scientific / numeric discipline
Desirable: FIX protocol experience, CISI accreditation / Capital Markets Programme

As a Trade Operations Engineer you will earn a competitive salary (to £90k) plus benefits.