Application Support Engineer

Luxoft
Mid
Online interview
B2B Employment contract
Krakow

Project description

Your team

The Europe Equities Derivatives support team is a 13 member team part of the Technical Operations Centre. The team is responsible for supporting a suite of Trading, Quoting, Pricing, Trade Capture and risk management applications used by the Equity Derivatives business. They are not only first point of contact for the end users , but also responsible for providing L2 support of the application suite .The team is complemented by a teams based out of ASIA, US for outside of EU support hours.

Your tasks

Do you have a knack for technology? Are you at your best when supporting others? Are you someone who could multi-task in a rapid and fast moving environment? We’re looking for someone like that to:

– Be a part of our IBIT EQ Derivatives Business Application Support team in Krakow, Poland.

– Interact very closely with front office Public Distribution Trading and Sales teams and associated Operations teams covering the region.

– You would have a high level of day to day interaction with the business stakeholders at all levels

– Diagnose system problems, define and co-ordinate the implementation of solutions individually and with other development and support teams

– Coordinate with different internal teams and/or external parties to conduct and manage special events such as BCP tests, infrastructure change weekends, data Centre maintenance, special trading days or exchange-mandated market rehearsals

– Promote the overall stability of the systems through system monitoring, proper change control management, and implementation of best practices to maintain production environment

– Conduct problem reviews with the relevant IT streams

Who we're looking for?

MUST

You have:

  • Good problem solving and diagnostic skills
  • Ability to support and deliver a high quality service to the business
  • Ability to work under pressure and manage multiple, concurrent / conflicting priorities.
  • Self-driven, highly motivated and have very high standards concerning quality of service delivered and attention to detail, where they lead by example and expect the same behaviour of other colleagues.
  • Knowledge of ITIL incident and problem management
  • Solid Unix or Linux knowledge and practical working experience including Shell scripting (Sun Solaris, Linux)
  • Basic knowledge in relational databases (Sybase, Oracle) / query (SQL)
  • Network (TCP/IP)
  • Knowledge of scripting languages such as Perl
  • Knowledge of the FIX protocol is beneficial
  • Have worked in an Investment Bank front office environment before, preferably in the Equities Derivatives space .

You are:

– a confident communicator that can explain technology to non-technical audiences

– capable of understanding client / end user issues and translating this into problem statement for further investigations within IT

NICE TO HAVE

Financial Services, Bash-scripting

Our company

Luxoft

Gdańsk, Wrocław, Warsaw, Krakow, Zug 13000
Tech skills
  • Java
  • JavaScript
  • .Net

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