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Electronic RTB Support
Ref No.: 18-00342
Location: New York, New York
Position Type:Direct Placement
Start Date: 07/25/2018
Our client, a major financial company located in New York City, has an immediate need for an Analytics Support/Front Office Support candidate. This is a permanent position.

Overall purpose of role
  • The Equities Run the Bank team is responsible for the Production Trading platform used by external clients and internal trading desks. The RTB team ensures that applications and infrastructure are operating to meet the needs of the Equities business. RTB is responsible for day to day support of the users, incident and outage management, and change management.
  • We are seeking a Front Office Support Engineer to join our dynamic team, and provide hands-on support for the applications used by our Flow Vol business.

Key Accountabilities
  • Manage the production environment of a critical trading platform
  • Proactively monitor, troubleshoot and resolve production incidents
  • Work closely with business users, development and infrastructure teams in order to resolve production issues quickly and improve platform
  • Implement production software releases and post release checkouts
  • Incident management
  • Drive process improvements and automation
  • Manage business initiatives and projects

Risk and Control Objective
Ensure that all activities and duties are carried out in full compliance with regulatory requirements, Enterprise Wide Risk Management Framework and internal client Policies and Policy Standards.

Basic Qualifications/Skills:
  • Bachelors Degree in Computer Science, Engineering, IT or Mathematics-related discipline
  • 4+ years experience with Perl, Python and/or Shell scripting skills.
  • 4+ years of experience in directly supporting Electronic Trading applications for Equities and Options

Preferred Qualifications/Skills:
  • Experience in Smart Order Routers and Algorithmic trading
  • Strong communication skills
  • Self motivated, proactive
  • Strong troubleshooting capability, analytical skills
  • Unix/Linux/SQL knowledge
  • Middleware experience (ex. Tibco RV, Solace)
  • Knowledge of a programming and/or scripting language
  • Excellent organization skills
  • Ability to work under pressure and juggle multiple priorities
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Demonstrates follow through and ownership of issues
If you are qualified and interested, please email your resume to:

Patricia B. Caldwell
Senior Technology Recruiter
PRI Technology
O: 973-732-5454, ext. 44
C: 732-425-4641