Application Support Analyst - Up to £75k + Bonus + Benefits - Trading Services - London

£75,000 - Application Support
Ref: 1550 Date Posted: Friday 15 Oct 2021
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Application Support Analyst - Up to £75k + Bonus + Benefits - Trading Services

To be considered, please ensure you complete your application on the Computappoint website.

A leading London based international trading institution is looking for an experienced Application Support Analyst to join their team on a permanent basis.

Daily duties will include providing level 2 technical support to internal departments and clients for a range of Middle, Back office as well as Market Data applications. Strong networking knowledge, database management and application support experience will be required for troubleshooting and progressing faults and queries. 

Main Responsibilities:

  • Provide production support, maintenance and upgrading Pre and Post Trade applications and supporting systems
  • Monitoring, tuning and optimization of systems performance
  • Create and update all documents related to applications
  • Quickly responding and taking responsibility of issues.
  • Progressing resolution of faults or queries for applications.
  • Build production, and pre-production to support projects
  • Troubleshooting issues relating to the network, database, infrastructure or applications.
  • Recommend new or changed standards to ensure improved efficiency, effectiveness, and robustness for all environments.
  • Participate in the preparation and implementation of business test phases
  • Provide "24x7x365" support and incident response

Essential skills and experience:

  • Strong technical skills in SQL
  • Working knowledge of SSRS and SSIS
  • Experience in Data Warehousing
  • 3–5 years of  back office processes, trading, clearing and financial markets
  • Experience supporting ETL tools
  • Support experience of one or more of Kafka, Ansible and Splunk
  • Good knowledge of Windows and Linux (Red Hat)
  • Networking knowledge and experience

Location: London, hybrid remote working options available. Candidate must be eligible to work in the UK and will to commute to the London office when required. 

To be considered, please ensure you complete your application on the Computappoint website.

Services offered by Computappoint Limited are those of an Employment Business and/or Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.