Senior FX Support Engineer

£85,000 + Bonus + Benefits
London, United Kingdom

EC1 is working with a leading financial institution that is looking for a Senior FX Support Engineer to join their small team based in the London CBD. The FX Engineering team provides a single point of contact for all FX Technology related to support incidents and requests from Front Office, Market Risk, Product Control and Operations.

As the Senior Support FX Engineer, you will report to the Manager of FX Technology. You will be responsible for a mixture of proactive monitoring, continued improvement, testing and deployment as well as participating in delivery initiatives. You will ideally have experience supporting FX Applications as well as dealing with business users e.g. FX Trading, Sales, eTrading, Digital etc.

To be considered for the Senior FX Support Engineer you will ideally have the following skills and experience:

  • 3+ years of Linux administration experience (RHEL certified but not essential)
  • On premise and cloud experience, preferably AWS
  • Strong DB skills (Ocacle / MySQL) and good scripting skills (shell / python)
  • Understanding of networking and storage
  • DevOps experience helpful, use of tools such as Jenkins or Ansible
  • Excellent communication and documentation skills

Working closely with the development team and the wider business this is a great opportunity to join a high functioning support function with a load of variety, including some projects. If you are a passionate about support and enjoy problem solving, then this is a great opportunity to explore further. The successful candidate with enjoy a competitive benefits package (Bonus + Pension Scheme + Benefits).