* Equities Application Support - Global Asset Management Firm *

  • Excellent Remuneration
  • Hong Kong
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Pinpoint Asia Limited
  • 24 Aug 17

Our client, a leading global asset manager from the US, is now looking for an application support analyst to join their growing IT team in Hong Kong. You will be joining one of the most famous names in a high profile role and working with the front office, traders, portfolio managers etc.

Responsibilities:

  • L1 and L2 support covering the firm's Equities Front Office Applications: strong understanding of front-to-back operations (from pre-trade, execution, through to post-trade support).
  • Work directly with the Front Office to support the Traders, Portfolio Managers and other business units providing timely technical/functional support.
  • Take ownership of production issues and provide incident management.
  • Onboarding new platforms, managing rollouts to the end users, and operational tasks (new account setup, problem tracking, report generation, monitoring connectivity and market risk applications etc).

Requirements:

  • Between 3-5+ years of application support at a reputable financial firm or bank.
  • Commercial experience/knowledge in Equities, FX or Fixed Income. 
  • Possess energy and enthusiasm to thrive in high-pressure environment and work with a potentially demanding Front Office.
  • Proficient in the following technical skills: Unix/Linux, SQL, Shell, FIX, Python, Perl, etc.  (Strong scripting/programming ability in python and/or perl preferred).
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.

Incentives:

  • Work in a reputable asset management firm which can provide various career opportunities for the future.
  • The chance to work with some of the brightest technologists and front office personnel in the industry.

If this outstanding opportunity sounds like your next career move, please send your resume in Word format to Jeremy Olsson at resume@pinpointasia.com and put Equities Application Support - Global Asset Management Firm in the subject header.

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