Senior Equity Derivatives Support

Unix, Software deployment, Software, Technical support, Trading, Troubleshooting, Risk management, Risk analysis, SOLID, Scripting, ServiceNow, TIBCO, SQL, Front office, MOST, Microsoft Windows, Multitasking, Middleware, Partnership, Python, Problem solving, Equities, Equity derivatives, Fixed income, Algorithmic trading, Analytical skill, Disaster recovery, Derivatives, Pricing, Consulting, Communication skills
Full Time
Depends on Experience
Travel not required

Job Description


Job Title: Senior Equity Derivatives Support

Job Type: Permanent

Location: NYC, NY



  • Provide all levels of application support for the Equity Derivatives Front Office users
  • Troubleshoot and diagnose trading and risk application in real-time. Review system issues and prepare requirements for the development teams
  • Support End-Of-Day processes for the complex Risk system and work in partnership with Global support and development teams
  • Take ownership of incidents and drive resolution. Communicate with business and IT stakeholders
  • Utilize ServiceNow to record and track incidents and releases
  • Track issues and prioritize workload
  • Conduct releases, deployment and DR management
  • Manage user queries and service requests (often requiring in-depth analysis of the technical and/or business logic of the systems)
  • Utilize DevOps automation techniques


Required Qualifications:

  • Minimum 5 years' experience in trade floor or related support experience in Front Office trading systems
  • Solid experience in Derivatives (either fixed income or equities) and trade lifecycle
  • Bachelor's Degree
  • Have a good understanding of Risk Management
  • Strong technical and analytical skills (SQL knowledge and some scripting experience)
  • Proficiency in UNIX and Windows
  • Ability to show solid problem solving skills under pressure
  • Excellent communication skills, ability to multi-task and work towards tight deadlines
  • Ability to handle a fast paced trading environment
  • Self-driven, proactive

Desired Qualifications:

  • Hands-on experiences in Autosys
  • Knowledge of Incident, Problem and Change management process
  • Middleware knowledge, such as TIBCO RV/Solace
  • Development skills (C# and/or Python)
  • A good understanding of ITIL practices
  • Knowledge of Equities EMS/OMS systems and flows
  • Derivatives product pricing and risk analysis


About us:

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Dice Id : 10123488
Position Id : 21-00667
Originally Posted : 5 months ago
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