Senior Trading Support Analyst

Date posted: 
July 25, 2017
Job Type: 
Contract
Location: 
Boston, MA
Job ID: 
223977
Description: 

Sr. Trading Support Analyst
• Sr. Trading Support Analyst is needed for a long term, 6 month+ contract with a prime Investment Management firm in Boston, MA.
• Ideal candidate will have a strong knowledge of technology, trading, and financial services.
• Candidates must also have excellent communication skills, be self-motivated, willing to work in an energetic, fun, fast pasted and team-oriented group.
• Candidate will spend a large portion of work time on the trading floor, supporting Traders and Trading Systems.
• Operational readiness and rollout of new versions of applications and test new technology and vendor interfaces into existing applications.
• Desktop Support in Trading environments is highly desired.

Required Skills:
• 5 years+ years of experience supporting or working with Financial Systems and/or Trading Applications.
• Moderate to Strong SQL skills
• Experience with Equity Trading would be very desirable.
• Experience with FIX and FIX network providers would be a plus, ie., Bloomberg, Latent Zero Sentinel, FXConnect, Crossmar CMS, ECNs and ATSs (TradeWeb, MarketAxess, RediPlus, etc…), Algorithmic and strategy trading, Oasys, and Omgeo CTM.

Duration: Long term, 6 month+ contract to start

PLEASE NOTE: 3RD PARTIES/SUBCONTRACTORS/SUBCONTRACT AGENCIES ARE NOT ELIGIBLE FOR THIS POSITION. SUBCONTRACT AGENCIES NEED NOT APPLY.