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Market Data Support Engineer
Ref No.: 18-07835
Location: New York, New York
Position Type:Direct Placement
Start Date: 03/20/2018
Genesis10 is currently seeking a Market Data Support Engineer for a Fulltime role with our client in their New York, NY location.
Salary: Open

Our client is a private, independent, employee-owned investment management firm. The firm manages equities, fixed income, private equity and hedge fund portfolios for global institutional investors, advisors and high-net-worth individuals

Description:
  • Seeking a Market Data Support Engineer 
  • The Application Service Delivery (ASD) organization is a uniquely positioned team that provides a broad range of global, firm wide services
  • In addition to traditional production support towers, ASD manages Shared Services platforms (including Enterprise Scheduling, Business Intelligence, and Evergreen) and a dedicated Quality Assurance discipline
  • We are looking for an experienced Market Data Support Engineer with a proven track record of partnering with a variety of business users on their market data support needs (incident, problem and change management), executing on market data projects (installations, upgrades, patches), and driving disaster recovery testing efforts
  • Working within the Application Service Delivery team, the candidate will provide Level 1 & 2 support for Market Data applications as well as a broad range of similar applications. 
  • The role will appeal to a well-rounded and hands on individual with strong quantitative, analytical and technical skills with a passion for supporting mission critical applications

Responsibilities:
  • Provide Level 1 & 2 support for all Market Data applications through a comprehensive incident and problem management discipline
  • Provide hands-on support to end-users with professional demeanor and proficient communication
  • Develop relationships with other Technology groups, including Infrastructure, to ensure all issues are addressed up and down the application stack
  • Documentation of Market Data application usage, flows, and infrastructure
  • Provide off hours support as needed for critical applications

Requirements:
  • BA/BS degree with hands-on Market Data support responsibilities (5+ years)
  • Asset Management / Trading business experience (5+ years)
  • Extensive experience supporting and managing Market Data platforms (Bloomberg, Factset, SWIFT) and other similar platforms
  • Strong understanding of Market Data entitlement engines with the ability to query and assess usage models
  • Ability to work independently on technically challenging projects to design, implement and manage projects
  • Understands and applies enterprise wide thinking to individual departmental requests to ensure solutions are supportable and aligned to strategic roadmaps
  • Influences the prioritization of technology projects in the Market Data space to ensure they align to strategic roadmaps
  • Strong oral and written communication skills
  • Natural partner / team player with very strong interpersonal skills
  • ITIL certification a plus
  • Able to work as a W2 employee of Genesis10 (no Corp-to-Corp)
If you have the described qualifications and are interested in this exciting opportunity, please apply!

About Genesis10:

Genesis10 is a leading U.S. business and technology consulting firm with hundreds of clients needing proven talent and solutions to power their strategic initiatives.  If you are a high performing business or IT professional with solid, referenced experience, we want to meet you.  Genesis10 recruiters and delivery professionals are highly accomplished career advocates, who get to know you beyond your resume to position you with the opportunities that fit your skills, experience and aspirations.  We have benefit options to fit your needs and a support staff that works with you from placement throughout your engagement – project after project.   To learn more about Genesis10 and to view all our available career opportunities, please visit us at www.genesis10.com.  "Genesis10 is an Equal Opportunity Employer, M/F/D/V”
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