Application Support Analyst - Trading

Job details

Job Type: Permanent
Reference: 98546
Posted: 15 days ago

Job description

  • Excellent opportunity to grow in a production environment
  • Must have Unix / Windows / Powershell skills 
  • Great company - Values & benefits

This position is responsible for root cause analysis of major incidents and resolving issues escalated from the Trading Application Support team


  • Take ownership of operational live service issues and drive their resolution in order to reduce the number of recurring technical issues
  • Managing project enhancements to existing IT enterprise software
  • Managing and reviewing problems throughout their life-cycle
  • Liaise with external vendors to implement ‘best practice’ policies, resolve issues and manage software updates to the latest stable versions
  • Help implement and support automated deployment pipelines for our application services, based on version-controlled configuration, orchestration tools and automated deployment.
  • Analyse, plan and implement improvements to support and business processes · On-board new applications and integrate them into the operations architecture
  • Plan, execute and review platform maintenance tasks and deployments between IT and development teams.

To be successful in this role , you should have been in a similar role for at least 2/3 years


  • Solid POWERSHELL scripting skills / experience – MUST HAVE
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Windows Server & Linux
  • Knowledge of Red Hat Linux
  • Experience of supporting .Net applications
  • Excellent oral, written and presentation skills
  • Good understanding and working knowledge of ITIL
  • Service management framework (incident, problem, change management).


  • Experience in administering any of the following software solutions : Jira; Geneos, AppDynamics
  • Knowledge of Market Data
  • Knowledge of automation tools and methodologies
  • Experience of working within financial industry

 Please apply here or send me your updated cv at