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Trade Support Specialist

Trade Support Specialist - London - £80,000 - £85,000

This role presents an opportunity for a Trade Support Specialist to join an Asset Management company with the office based in London. The TSS team provides both local and global, 2nd line technical support of the companys trading environment.

The applicant must be highly motivated, able to work on their own initiative and have excellent attention to detail whilst working in a high-pressure environment.

Experience and Knowledge

  • Support of low latency high frequency co-located trading environments, with specialised focus on FIX-to-native and native-to-native solutions
  • Exposure to Jira software
  • In-depth Fix 4.0-4.4 raw message knowledge essential
  • Understanding of FPGA based trading systems
  • Strong knowledge of Unix/Linux, as well as the proficient use of a scripting language
  • competence in at least one dynamic programming language e.g. Perl or Python
  • Detailed understanding of equity order flow and symbology feeds
  • Implementation and in-depth support of Exchange connectivity and market data feeds/protocols