Trading Platforms Application Support Engineer

Contract / Temporary

Job Reference
DTP Engineer 16061674
Job Type
Contract / Temporary
Location
Area
London, EC2Y 9AN
Salary Details
to £576.99pd to Umbrella (Inside IR35)
Start Date
ASAP
Key Skills
L2/L3 Trade App Support. Reuters. Bloomberg. DealHub. FIX Trading Systems. Act as final escalation point. Amulet Dell Hardware. Windows 10.
Consultant
Nick Gordon
nick.gordon@deerfoot.co.uk
07899 843820

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Job description

As an award-winning and preferred 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 a contract Direct Trading Platforms Engineer (Application Support Engineer) to join an initial 6-month contract.

This role is positioned within the Direct Trading Platforms Team, which sits in the wider Trading Platforms Pillar. In this varied but niche role which has evolved from Trade Floor Support up to Specialised 3rd Line Application Support, your primary responsibility will be to support Bank users with Trading Platforms and related systems including Reuters, Bloomberg, DealHub, Amulet/Dell Hardware and Windows 10 OS.

Key Responsibilities / Experience
- Provide L2/L3 Support for Reuters, Bloomberg, and DealHub/FIX Trading Systems
- Act as the next level (and final escalation point) of support beyond the Trade Floor Support Team
- Provide support for Trader Machines, Associated Hardware, and OS (Amulet/Dell, Win 10) including assisting with migrating trading applications from one OS to another.
- Background supporting FX Trading Systems and/or FIX Trading Systems with knowledge of eTrading, Trading Flow and Trading Infrastructure.

Inside IR35 (PAYE Umbrella): This contract is offered on a PAYE basis (via an umbrella company). The day rate is budgeted up to £576.99pd and this is the total amount we would pay your nominated umbrella. It is inclusive of holiday accrual and employer pension contributions. All statutory deductions (both Employers and Employee NI, Income Tax, Apprenticeship Levy, etc.) will be deducted from this figure.

100% Office Based: Due to the nature of Trade Floor based positions, you will be required to work full time on-site in their London EMEA HQ located a short distance from Moorgate Tube Station.

Client Relationship: We have worked with this banking organisation for more than ten years and have been the recipient of their UK Supplier of the Year Award. Upon application with your CV, we will be in touch with full information on our client, the full job description and details on the application and selection process.

This position may be suitable for candidates who have previously worked as; Trading Platforms Engineer, Trading Applications Engineer, Trading Applications Support, Trade Application Support, Trade Support, Senior Trade Floor Support, 2nd Line Trade Floor Support, 3rd Line Trade Floor Support, Trading Systems Engineer, o