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IT Front Office Support - Investment Banking

  • Location

    London, England

  • Sector:

    Finance Technology

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  • Salary:

    £300 - £375 per day

  • Contact:

    Amy Harris

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  • Published:

    about 2 years ago

  • Duration:

    3 months

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Montash have been engaged by a leading Investment Bank to source an IT Front Office Support Consultant for an initial 3 month contract based in London.

This role consists of managing the support of applications for the following desks:

  • Index flow
  • Emerging markets
  • Commodities
  • Equity financing
  • Flow sales

Duties will include the setting of proprietary softwares for booking, pricing and trading (manual and automaton, market interface) :

  • Real-time settings
  • Market data parameters
  • Market access performance tuning
  • Computation setup

Duties will also include electronic executions matching, new releases deployment, bug reporting and new features or improvements requests to development teams

Required Skills

  • Strong knowledge of financial markets, derivative products (equities and commodities)
  • Electronic trading support experience
  • Programming skills for scripting or small development (Perl/ PHP/ Visual Basic/ Unix Shell Scripts/ C#/ Java)
  • Relational database knowledge
  • Must be able to thrive in a demanding front-office environment
  • Highly motivated team player but also capable of working independently

Nice to Have Skills

  • Knowledge of options and futures operations/clearing
  • Knowledge of Citrix servers' management
  • Excellent verbal and written communications skills