Application Support Analyst

Permanent

Job Reference
AVP FO Support Analyst (Perm)
Job Type
Permanent
Location
Area
Hybrid - WFH 3:2 London HQ
Salary Details
to £70k DOE + Benefits + Bonus
Start Date
ASAP
Key Skills
Investment Banking Support, Equity Trading Systems (Fidessa), Fixed Trade Systems, Sybase/SQL Queries (Write, Amend and Run basic queries).
Benefits
Package: Alongside a competitive salary DOE, they offer a generous pension scheme (between 6% to 15% contributions), a discretionary bonus, life insurance, critical illness cover, private medical insu
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Ben Gordon
ben.gordon@deerfoot.co.uk
07483 009148

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Job description

Application Support Analyst – Trading Systems
£60,000 to £70,000 DOE + Benefits + Bonus
Hybrid Working – 2 Office Days per Week
International Banking Group – Central London (EC2Y)

As an award winning and trusted recruitment partner to one of the world’s most trusted banking groups for more than ten years, we have been asked to assist in the hire of two permanent Front Office Application Support Analyst’s to join the team that provides system support to traders on Equity Trading Systems (such as Fidessa) and Fixed Trade Systems.

In this role you will provide L1-L2 (possibly some L3) support for the systems used by trading desks across Asia and North America. As well as supporting queries raised by traders, you will have the chance to be involved in pre-release testing, project work and programming tasks. You’ll also be part of an on-call rota.

Relevant Skills / Experience (Not all essential)
- Experience providing system / application support in investment banking environments
- Knowledge of Equity Trading Systems such as Fidessa, and/or Fixed Trade Systems very beneficial
- Sybase and SQL Queries Experience – Able to write, identify issues in and run basic queries helpful
- Good problem-solving skills, able to communicate well and show an understanding of the business
- Happy to be part of an on-call rota (call out rates low – typically 1 hour of on-call work every couple of weeks)

The above requirements are flexible, and training can be provided where there is a lack of experience. Please be aware however that the salary offered will be dependent on the level of prior experience you bring.

Hybrid Working: You will be expected to spend two days in the office per week, which is standard for this team. The remaining three days can be spent working remotely from home.

Package: Alongside a competitive salary DOE, they offer a generous pension scheme (between 6% to 15% contributions), a discretionary bonus, life insurance, critical illness cover, private medical insurance, and free premier health screening. They also offer excellent opportunities for personal growth and career development.

This role may suit an individual who has held the following roles, or worked within: Application Support Analyst, Application Support Engineer, Systems Support Analyst, Trading Systems Support, Trading Support, Trade Support, Trading Systems Specialist, Systems Analyst.

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