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Global Head of Equities Electronics Application Production Services

NEW YORK, New York

Job Description:

The role is fully responsible for managing the provision of application and technology support to the Global Markets Equities Electronic business in AMRS with extended responsibilities globally, managing any major incidents, defining staff strategy, facing off to senior business management, coordinating stability programs and strategic process improvements. Additionally the role will closely work with onshore and offshore groups worldwide to continue to operate and improve on global support model.

This is a high-profile role working in a fast paced environment requiring individual with flexibility, acumen and the ability to assimilate information quickly, with focus on Incident and Problem Management. This is a critical role requiring a highly motivated and dedicated individual who can provide procedural and technical support to the regional team in AMRS and the global teams in APAC and EMEA.

The role is responsible for providing technical leadership to the provision of application support to the Global Markets Equities Electronic (ETT) business in AMRS. In addition, this role has extended responsibilities globally to drive and execute an automation and tooling strategy across Global Markets Electronic Trading Support to reduce reputational/opportunity risk and potential opportunity/financial losses associated with business impacting incidents that could be prevented.

This is a high-profile role working in a fast paced environment requiring individual with flexibility, acumen and the ability to assimilate information quickly, with focus on automation and tooling. This is a critical role requiring a highly motivated and dedicated individual who can provide procedural and technical support to the regional team in AMRS and the global teams in APAC and EMEA.

The role provides an opportunity to gain a good understanding of several business and technology areas. The depth and breadth of the support offered by this team makes it an excellent environment in which to learn.

Responsible for developing, modifying and/or maintaining applications in the Global Markets environment. Software developers design, code, test, debug and document programs as well as maintain corporate systems architecture. Employees work closely with business partners in defining requirements for system applications. Employees typically have in-depth knowledge of development tools and languages. Employees are expected to have in-depth global markets product knowledge, and manage a high level of risk. Is clearly recognized as a content expert by peers. Coordinates resources across various applications, operations or projects. Manages employees and makes all decisions on personnel actions including staffing, performance management and comp decision-making. Monitors progress and adjusts resources and priorities accordingly. Typically requires 10+ years of applicable experience.

Required Skills:

  • 10+ Years overall technology experience, with at least 5 in Equities Electronic Production Support management
  • Proven track record of leading and managing successful teams
  • Strong technical knowledge: Unix/Linux; Database (Sybase/SQL/Oracle), Perl, Shell scripting, Infrastructure
  • Experience in Monitoring & Alerting, and Job Scheduling systems
  • Advanced Market Data troubleshooting experience
  • ITIL understanding
  • Client relationship/service management experience
  • Proactive, able to multi-task and work on own initiative
  • Able to work in a high pressure environment
  • Strong time management skills
  • Able to prioritise continually to ensure service levels are adhered to
  • Problem solving skills both technical and business related
  • Excellent verbal/written communication skills

    Desired Skills:

  • Experience with ITRS-Geneos, Splunk and AppDynamics in an operational role
  • Development experience in Equities Electronics

Shift:

1st shift (United States of America)

Hours Per Week: 

40

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Full time

JR-21017231

Manages People: Yes

Travel: Yes, 5% of the time

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Primary Location:
1540 BROADWAY, NY, NEW YORK, 10036-4039