Senior Implementation Consultant

Up to £90000 + bonus
London, United Kingdom
Permanent

Are you curious, motivated, and forward-thinking? In this role you’ll have the opportunity to work on some of the most challenging and relevant issues in financial services and technology. We believe in being part of a team that is open, collaborative, entrepreneurial, passionate and above all fun. As a Senior Implementation Consultant, you will be taking a leading role in implementing and upgrading the platform across real-time electronic trading and position control across asset classes and business lines.

As a Senior Consultant within the Professional Services team you will taking a leading role in implementing and upgrading the product suite with our extensive global client base of existing and new customers. You will become an industry expert within the electronic trading industry and will consult with our clients both from a Technical and a Functional perspective.

Key duties include:

- Engage with clients, in order to understand their overall requirements and advise how the system can best be configured to meet those requirements

- Assist clients to configure licensed modules and deliver training as required

- Develop a sound understanding of the fundamental modules.

- Provide continual feedback to the project manager promptly highlighting any potential issues to allow a pro-active solution to be offered

- Responsible for identifying opportunities where additional services beyond the core implementation tasks may be offered, and work closely with your line management to pursue the opportunity

- Working with large-scale financial applications and configuring the code and database as required. This process will involve the coding of customised functionality and creation of ad-hoc code for database manipulation

What you bring:

Awareness of the full IT project life cycle, from development through to testing and implementation to go-live
Programming experience in a procedural and/or OO language
Experience from a software vendor, consultancy organisation or financial institution
Enterprise-level technology implementation projects

Added bonus if you have:

Financial services industry experience
Python knowledge