Technical Application Support-(UNIX, Perl, Python)

City of London
£40000 - £55000 per annum
04 Nov 2013
02 Dec 2013
MSt-UNIXAPSUPP
Melissa St Hill
IT
Permanent
Full Time

Technical Application Support-(UNIX, Perl, Python)

Technical Application Support-(UNIX, Perl, Python, Derivatives, Application Support, Risk Management, Financial Services, Financial Technology, Financial IT, London)

A leading software house that specialise in building risk management and portfolio platforms for their global clients is seeking a new Technical Application Support (UNIX, Perl, Python, Derivatives) for their London office based in the West End.

You will work within live production environment and previous financial experience will be necessary for this role.

The role is a hybrid role that requires a Technical Application Support (UNIX, Perl, Python, Derivatives) expert who is very experienced in development technologies and even networking. The role is for a very small high level team here in London and will require people to come in with excellent UNIX, Perl, SQL skills and excellent Financial Services understanding.

The firm is a proprietary trading firm and they will want people who are used to working on a fast paced environment on the most up to date technologies, you will be expected to come up with new ideas and will be given the freedom to build new tools and methods of working.

The role Technical Application Support (UNIX, Perl, Python, Derivatives) is a very technical role where you will work closely with Developers in the States and the Network professionals in the Asia region. You will be expected to have the following skill set:

  • · Excellent UNIX skills;
  • · Excellent SQL;
  • · Excellent Scripting (Perl or Python);
  • · Understanding of C++ or .NET or Java (ability to read code);
  • · Business skills - across multi asset classes;
  • · Passion for technology;
  • · Passion in finance;
  • · Enthusiasm to build new systems and solutions from scratch in your own way.
  • This firm has a very small office in the UK and they require Technology Application Support (UNIX, Perl, Python, Derivatives) staff who want to take on responsibility, a challenge all within an environment where they can make major changes and improvements to proprietary systems and make a real difference to the trading structure in place.

    If this role sounds like a role that may be of interest to you, please feel free to send your CV to Melissa at Harrington Starr ASAP!

    Technical Application Support-(UNIX, Perl, Python, Derivatives, Application Support, Risk Management, Financial Services, Financial Technology, Financial IT, London)