Python, MySQL - Application Support Developer - Financial Services

L1/L2 Financial Application Support experience, monitoring tools, shell scripting, RDBMS (SQL Server, etc.)
Full Time
Work from home not available Travel not required

Job Description

This is a Contract-to-Hire position for an established FinTech company in Midtown NYC - the contract would be 3-6 months with the expectation of a permanent offer at the end of that period.

We are looking to add a Senior Application Support Engineer to the team. This role is an opportunity for a motivated problem solver to co-develop our growing application support discipline. Working alongside our global client care, infrastructure management and software development teams, the application support team ensures that all of our applications are running optimally at all times and we are providing high quality service to our users

 What we offer:

  • Opportunity to work on a suite of highly innovative products veering on the intersection between finance, analytics and business intelligence
  • Work on the best of breed technology stack and some of the most exciting  technical problems that exist in the finance space
  • Continuous learning and training on the job

What you offer:

 7-10 years of hands on L1/L2 financial application support experience, preferably in an investment banking or fintech data platform firm
 5+ years of experience working with global teams
 Hands on experience using monitoring tools like nagios, cacti, sentry, grafana etc., shell scripting
 Good understanding of the REST protocol, API driven design approach, JSON and XML formats
 Desire to craft custom application monitoring solutions where none exist using open source code
 Ability to debug production logs in real time and investigate issues including performance issues
 Knowledge of any one programming language: C# or Python would be great but something like Ruby or Java works too
 Strong knowledge of any one RDBMS: SQL Server or MySQL or PostgresSQL
 Extremely process-oriented; comfortable with enterprise tools like JIRA, Confluence
 Outstanding communication skills

Posted By

Kathleen Mchugh

520 E. 90th St., Suite 2M New York, NY, 10128

Dice Id : eastend
Position Id : APP116
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