Global trading technology vendor is seeking a Senior FIX Connectivity Analyst as we continue to expand upon our world-class FIX and Exchange connectivity. The team is looking for an established FIX engineer who has had previous experience supporting real time, electronic trading globally. The candidate will be working in an up-tempo environment across geographical boundaries and with multiple teams to resolve issues and help expand our global technology platform.
Support FIX protocol based trading systems
First, second & third line support for trading platforms.
Client, Exchange & vendor relationship management.
Take ownership of projects & issues, and autonomously manage through to completion.
Manage multiple tasks concurrently and prioritize as required.
Work effectively in local and globally distributed teams.
Provide timely and accurate solutions to systems problems.
Co-ordinate and perform certification and conformance testing
Strong experience with FIX protocol and FIX Connectivity
Experience in rules-based tag manipulation of FIX messages
Experience in FIX certification & on-boarding
Experience in Shell scripting
Experience in Linux, Unix and TCP Networking
Experience in creating and editing XML files
Experience in SQL Databases (mySQL, Postgres, or SQL Server)
Good knowledge of Algorithmic Trading, Equity Cash & Program trading, Direct Market Access trading, Futures and Options order flow
Excellent communication skills
Good troubleshooting & outage handling skills
Some programming experience in Java, Perl, or C# a plus