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Etrading Application Support Linux Scripting firewall infrastructure - Investment Bank

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Recruiter: Adlam Consulting
Listed on: 16th March
Location: London
Salary/Rate: £550 - £650
Salary Notes: 550 - 650 per day
Type: Contract
Start Date: ASAP

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Etrading Application Support Linux Scripting firewall infrastructure - Investment Bank


Application Support / Etrading / Front office 

Scripting (Python, Shell, SQL... ) and development skills for administration, monitoring and support tools.

  • Good network and Firewall infrastructure understanding.
  • Good understanding of multicast messaging (ideally in a Tibco Rendezvous environment).
  • Project management skills to deliver medium scale projects.
  • Ideally good knowledge and experience on ION technology
  • Strong all-around IT background and proven experience in electronic trading markets on similar environments Strong understanding of Linux (Redhat) operating systems to be able to tune operating systems platforms for optimum performance.

ION MARKETVIEW nice to have 


Day-to-day management of production: monitoring, capacity management, problem resolution activities, change management.

  • Responsible for efficient resolution of issues to minimize impact to clients and internal users including liaising with end users, team members, management, vendors, other internal IT teams...
  • Assist in the development, design and implementation of technical support systems.
  • Perform activities related to implementation and rollout for upgrades of existing services.
  • Work closely with development teams, business analysts, architects, all infrastructure teams to design and setup new systems, improve existing platforms (resilience, high availability, performance, low-latency...).
  • Coordinate and organise changes with external vendors, markets, ECNs.
  • Plan, schedule, implement and document the change activities.
  • Improve team documentation, keep it up-to-date and share knowledge with global team

Systems are complex so as part of support activities the range of technical skills involved is wide.

All team members are expected to quickly develop, or already have, a good understanding of eTrading systems (not necessarily Rates and Credit asset classes).

The team is responsible for supporting globally the ION platform, in-house pricing applications, algorithmic trading components, STP, for Rates and Credit businesses.

Team members have applications and technologies allocated to them and they are expected to take ownership and be, or quickly become experts in these areas.

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