Technical Support Analyst / Futures & Options / Clearing Technology Support
Technical Analyst urgently required for a leading financial in the City of London on a Permanent basis.
Working in the Clearing House Technology support space, participating in the programmes connected with Futures and Options derivative clearing & trading systems at various levels: from project management, requirement definition, test strategy production through to detailed system testing including full integration testing and conformance, where appropriate, with Clearing Members and Vendors.
You will be responsible Interacting with Vendor and Clearing Member, Clearing Member Developers and internal test teams via email and phone. Support the Vendors and Clearing Members' testing requirements in the UAT test environments. Providing Technical assistance and advice to Vendors and Clearing Members in regard to, amongst other things, Clearing API, connectivity and to assist in resolving issues with connectivity, transaction submission and test environment.
The ideal candidate will have in depth Testing experience and understanding of Futures and Options derivative transaction flow through various clearing states such as assignment, average pricing, give up, claim etc. Clearing Release testing involves management / interaction with trading platforms, risk management systems, and post trade / clearing applications. A solid understanding of the concepts, terminology and lifecycle of the contracts. Strong knowledge of post trade / clearing applications and functions therein is required. Experience of energy, financials or commodities markets. Project management and / or Business Analysis skills. Build and maintain the numerous scripts etc used to control end of day processes and trade injections. Experience with technical tool sets, technical protocols and technical third party applications such as SFTP, SSL, Networking, Putty WinSCP etc.
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- Technical Support Analyst / Futures & Options / Clearing Technology Support