Application Support Engineer Financial/Trading/Windows

London (Central)
From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
12 Oct 2016
19 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Application Support Engineer – Financial/Trading/Windows Overview Our client is a leading Financial Investment management company, currently looking to hire an experienced Application Support Engineer to join their growing team. The successful candidate will have experience of supporting Applications within a Windows environment and possess the ability to work with SQL databases. Location: London Salary: £55-65k benefits Key Qualifications/Experience Strong experience of providing application support within a Windows environment Experience of Banking/Finance products and processes Ability to support trading, portfolio management, risk, settlements and reconciliation payments Experienced in performing scripting tasks would be highly advantages A good working knowledge of SQL and SQL query writing Effective written and verbal communication skills Proactive and capable of working self-sufficiently, as well as part of a team Key Responsibilities 1 st and 2 nd level application support for business systems Ensuring business systems are operational during business hours Analysing the risk and impact of various tasks and prioritising them Monitoring business systems Test and implementing bug fixes in Dev, Test and Live environments Liaising with internal and external business contacts to determine requirements Adopt a proactive approach to problems and look to develop systems/processes to prevent further incidents This position can accommodate an immediate start, so if you’re interested, please get in touch on 0207 829 5900 This job was originally posted as