Front Office Application Support Analyst

Location: London, England, United Kingdom
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Sectors: Functional IT
Job Type: Permanent
Apply for this Job

Front Office Application Support Analyst

City of London

£50,000 - £75,000

Investment Bank in the City of London is seeking a highly motivated candidate to be an Application Support Analyst to provide support and solutions targeting Front Office trading platforms and other peripheral related systems.

Responsibility and Authority:

Day to day support as part of the application support team. In conjunction with the Workstation, System and Application distribution team.

System administration and support of trading and operations applications, including day-to-day monitoring, issue handling, vendor management, maintenance and support.

Key Skills and Abilities:

  • Excellent communication skills with the ability to translate technical information into non-technical language
  • Confidence in building working relationships, communicating and supporting managers and traders with IT issues
  • Problem solving, and critical thinking skills
  • Collaborative working with IT systems team based in London or other in locations
  • Collaborative working with external vendors
  • Ability to analyse in order to understand an issue and recommend the best and most appropriate solution
  • Ability to apply and enhance own technical knowledge. Ensuring that that this is kept up to date with industry advancements and that knowledge is shared with other team members
  • Ability to manage multiple tasks and priorities, ensuring that the highest possible levels of service are provided to end users with limited disruption to IT systems

Specific Experience and Qualifications:

  • Experience of working in a Business Application Support team within a Financial Organisation
  • Knowledge of Front Office systems and processes within an Investment banking environment
  • Understanding of the financial markets and trade workflows/operations
  • Experience of managing system changes or upgrades

Technical Skills:

  • Unix/Linux
  • SQL
  • Scripting

Front Office Application Support Analyst

City of London

£50,000 - £75,000

To find out more about Huxley, please visit www.huxley.com

Huxley, a trading division of SThree Partnership LLP is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy | Registered office | 1st Floor, 75 King William Street, London, EC4N 7BE, United Kingdom | Partnership Number | OC387148 England and Wales

Apply for this Job