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Director of Equities Trade Floor

  • Location: New York, NY
  • Job Type: Direct Placement
  • Ref No: 22-07385
  • Date: December 06, 2022
  • Pay: $185000.0 - $195000.0 per Year USD
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Job Description - Director of Equities Trade Floor

Director of Application Support

5x per week onsite, NYC

Compensation Range : $185K-$195K + bonus

What You'll Do:

  • Be a hands on manager who will help lead our Equities Electronic Trading Systems US production services team in New York
  • Interact very closely with front office Equities/Futures/Derivatives Electronic Trading, Algorithmic Trading and Dark Pool Trading Teams covering the Americas region
  • Provide a high level of day-to-day interaction with the business at all levels
  • Diagnose system problems, define and co-ordinate the implementation of solutions individually and with other development and support teams
  • Coordinate with different internal teams and/or external parties to conduct and manage special events such as BCP tests, infrastructure change weekends, special trading days or exchange-mandated market rehearsals
  • Promote the overall stability of the systems through system monitoring, proper change control management, and implementation of best practices to maintain production environment
  • Conduct problem reviews with the relevant IT streams
  • Front-line user support, through to complex system support, to release and environment management

Skills Experience You Will Need:

  • Ability to lead a small team of application support professionals while remaining hands on
  • Extensive level of experience in application support within equities
  • Experience in the Finance or Investment Banking Industry, highly preferred
  • Solid technical and presentation skills
  • Experience working with global teams
  • Experience doing releases of new systems versions
  • Excellent and proven incident management and organization skills
  • Technically proficient in UNIX/LINUX, Shell Scripting, RDBMS, Autosys
  • Familiar with ITIL processes
  • Knowledge of FIX protocol
  • Comfortable and confident facing off, communicating and interacting with IT and business managers

About Infinity Consulting Solutions

At Infinity Consulting Solutions our mission is to cultivate successful long term relationships with candidates and clients matching the right candidate with the right client. We believe technology cannot replace the real personal relationships we cultivate. We reject the notion that technology alone is the answer to staffing which is why we our successful partnerships rely on collaboration NOT automation. ICS has been providing flexible staffing solutions for over 20 years in Information Technology, Compliance, Accounting / Finance and Corporate Support. Our staffing solutions include Contract, Temp to Perm and Permanent Placement.

ICS is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

*W2 employees of ICS are offered comprehensive benefits including health, dental and vision.

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