FIX Network Analyst
Department: Network Services
Location: Central London
Salary: £60k - 75k DOE
A market leading financial software provider organisation is searching for an FIX Network Analyst to expand its FIX team. Ideal candidates will have a good working knowledge of FIX and have a good understanding of Networking and basic SQL.
This is an excellent opportunity, offering brilliant training, career progression and a fantastic work environment.
-Working with Clients, internal colleagues, and network vendor(s) to perform the following service-related functions:
o Requirements solicitation, design, and provisioning of FIX Order Flow
o Testing and certification
o Go-live implementation
o On-going changes and enhancements
o Problem troubleshooting, support, and resolution
o Occasional pre-sales support o Escalation point for FIX Support (Level 1) Support Desk
-Participation in the development and on-going refinement, enhancement and continuous process improvement of all operational support procedures essential to the cost-effective delivery of network services.
-Participation in the investigation, implementation, and operation of 3rd party tools to enhance/improve, automate, and streamline the delivery of network services.
-Periodic off-hours support.
-In-depth experience in all aspects of FIX (Financial Information eXchange) - capabilities, configuration, testing, certification, troubleshooting, industry trends.
-Proven ability to work in mission critical operations and support environment.
-Good understanding of electronic trading workflow across multiple asset classes (i.e. Equity/Derivatives, Fixed Income, FX)
-Basic level competency of SQL (Microsoft SQL Server, Oracle) and the ability to read and understand stored procedures.
-Experience supporting strategy (algorithmic) trading across multiple asset classes desirable
-Proven experience with FIX administration and support including Onboarding
-Degree or alternative third level technical qualification.
-Good understanding of / experience with LAN/WAN
-A background in portfolio management and trading system applications is preferred.
-Self-starting team player
The JM Group is operating and advertising as an Employment Agency for permanent positions and as an Employment Business for interim / contract / temporary positions. The JM Group is an Equal Opportunities employer and we encourage applicants from all backgrounds.