Our client, a leading investment bank, is looking for a Regional Equity Trading Application Support Manager to join their Equity IT team in Asia. The successful candidate will be the key leader managing the front office support team and working with senior stakeholders.
Provide a strong leadership and management of the regional application support function for the Equity Trading Technology and Global Electronic Trading
Work directly with senior traders, sales to build trusted relationship and provide timely technical/functional support
Supervise the trade floor support team to monitor real-time trade processes, connections and trade flows
Provide application support for high-performance Cash Equity trading systems (including DMA, OMS, HKEx/ FIX connectivity, Algo trading etc.)
Be the subject matter expert in the related systems and the regional markets
Work with development teams regarding long-term support issues and improvements; Proactively find ways to improve the long-term stability of the trading platform
Take ownership of production issues and provide incident management
Extensive experience in managing a front office equity trading support team of 5 10
10+ years of front office application support experience in investment banking or securities trading industry; Must have direct working experience with senior traders, sales, etc.
Strong market knowledge on Cash Equity trading, and different order flows for Asia markets
Solid experience in supporting Fidessa and UL link is an advantage
Exposure in Algo trading is a plus your team also supports global electronic trading
Possess energy and enthusiasm to thrive in high-pressure environment and work with demanding users
Proficient in the following technical skills: Unix/Linux, Sybase/Oracle, shell scripting, electronic exchange connectivity, FIX client connectivity, etc.
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
If this outstanding opportunity sounds like your next career move, please send your resume in Word format to Vince Natteri at resume[at]pinpointasia.com and put "Equity Trading Application Support Manager Investment Bank" in the subject header. Data provided will be used for recruitment purposes only.
Pinpoint Asia is the leading specialist Financial IT recruitment firm in the Asia Pacific region. Visit Pinpoint Asias website today to see other exciting job opportunities.