A leading Fixed Income Global Asset Manager, this firm has over $920 billion of assets under management. They are based out of their new state of the art offices in Newark, New Jersey. But this role will onboard, start fully remotely, and stay that way till at least Summer 2021.
As an organization, they are currently going through an entire technology "reboot" to change the way IT within the business is working. This involves a full shift to a product-based Agile environment and transitioning from on-prem to AWS Cloud. Along with entirely rethinking and rebuilding the Support/ Service Management function within this particular area of the business. This is where this role sits and why they need to build out the team in this area.
WHAT YOU WILL DO:
Work directly with Quants, supporting the Fixed Income Trading Desk (G10).
Ownership and accountability for the operation, monitoring, and integrity of the technology platform.
Ownership and participation in the incident and problem management processes.
Own minor Devoplemnt tasks/ projects that help address existing bugs or introduces operational enhancements.
Work closely with Development, Testing, and DevOps teams.
WHAT YOU WILL NEED:
7+ years experience in Finacial Services technology. Fixed Income Trading Desks, (G10/G7).
Strong understanding of the SDLC process, with a focus on Application Support and Release Management
Experience with Service Management functions including tight adherence to change, incident, and problem management practices.
Technical fluency with Software Coding to Automate manual processes in the Production Environment, ideally Python but Bash/ Shell are okay.
Experience Supporting applications hosted in Cloud, ideally AWS
Business Intelligence tools, ideally Tableau
Scheduling/ Workflow Software - AutoSys preferred
Configuring/ using modern Monitoring Tools - e.g DynaTrace, Splunk, etc.
Ability to make minor changes to existing code, ideally Java
Experience with Sybase and MS SQL would be nice.