FIX Engineer

  • Salaire :£500 - £600pd
  • Lieu de travail :Londres, Angleterre, Royaume-Uni
  • Type de contrat :Intérim, Plein-temps
  • Entreprise :Alexander Ash Consulting
  • Mise à jour le :17 sept. 17

My client a leading investment bank with operations all over the globe is currently searching for a FIX engineer to join there Market connectivity team. The Market Connectivity team is responsible for the development and integration of a number of critical business applications that are responsible for connections to 40+ equities and derivatives European and emerging markets.

Client

My client a leading investment bank with operations all over the globe is currently searching for a FIX engineer to join there Market connectivity team.  

The Market Connectivity team is responsible for the development and integration of a number of critical business applications that are responsible for connections to 40+ equities and derivatives European and emerging markets.

Key responsibilities:
Analysis and development for mandatory exchange upgrades

  • Analysis and integration for vendor platform upgrades
  • Analysis and development for new exchange connectivity requirements
  • Analysis and development for compliance requirements
  • Development of utility applications and scripts
  • Systems integration and platform re-design
  • Performance tuning, latency reduction
  • Management of client on-boarding projects
  • Maintenance of market connectivity documentation
  • Level 3 production support

 

 

Skills

  • 5 years professional experience of working in investment technology
  • 5 years’ experience of working on trading platform, including development, implementation, integration and support
  • Good understanding of EMEA equity markets
  • Basic knowledge of listed derivatives markets
  • Good knowledge of FIX protocol
  • Fidessa experience is desirable, preferably EMMA
  • Experience of maintaining Java and C++ applications
  • Basic understanding of networking
  • Unix (Linux and Solaris)
  • Good scripting competence is essential (Tcl, Perl, Python, Shell scripting)
  • SQL (Sybase, MySQL, MySQL Cluster, Oracle)
  • Good spoken and written English
  • Good understanding of software development and testing processes and methodologies