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Application Support - Equity Trading - Global Investment Bank

Job Title: Application Support - Equity Trading - Global Investment Bank
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Hong Kong
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Reference: 2863525a
Contact Name: Philip Quinn
Contact Email: philip.quinn@xpand.com.hk
Job Published: January 10, 2019 13:02

Job Description

My client, a leading Global Investment Bank, is currently seeking an experienced Application Support candidate to join their growing Equities Trading Support team in Hong Kong. In this Regionally focused role, and reporting to the head of the division, you will be responsible for the following 

Responsibilities
  • Support the growth of the bank's Equities Trading application platforms in Asia
  • Monitor and resolve order management systems and FIX connectivity issues related to clients, vendors and internal users
  • Provide 1st line support to APAC equity (Cash, PT and DMA) trading desks across HK, Japan and India
  • Liaise with system vendors on issues escalation, bug-fixing and upgrades
  • Work closely with client connectivity teams across regions on FIX client on-boarding
Requirements
  • Bachelors degree ideally in a Computer Science or related discipline with min. 5 years Financial Industry experience 
  • Solid experience in trading floor and OMS application support as well as FIX protocol experience 
  • Excellent understanding of Equities order life cycle and trading system workflow
  • Fidessa trading system experience is a strong plus similarly with ULLink products
  • APAC market knowledge e.g. auction mechanism in HK/JP, short sell rules etc. 
  • Good communication skills and fluency in English is essential 
Xpand your job search in the right direction by applying via the links provided. If you have any difficulties doing so, you may also call Philip on +852 3579 4656 or email to philip.quinn@xpand.com.hk