Graduate Trade Support Analyst

Recruiter
Caxton
Location
London, United Kingdom
Salary
Competitive + Bonus & Bens
Posted
15 Nov 2022
Closes
15 Dec 2022
Ref
17558620
Job Function
Hedge Funds
Industry Sector
Finance - General
Employment Type
Full Time
Education
Bachelors
Principal Responsibilities
  • Resolve discrepancies in real-time P&L systems by identifying root cause (e.g., booking errors, bad data feeds, or system configuration) then escalating to appropriate teams for resolution.
  • Interface directly with portfolio managers, traders, product control teams, and external vendors to ensure support requests are handled in a timely and transparent manner.
  • Monitor and resolve exceptions in trade capture systems
  • Reproduce software issues in testing environments to determine patch requirements.
  • Become subject matter expert on monitoring tools (e.g., trade flow dashboards, automated alerts, and log capture) and develop improvements to these tools.
  • Responsible to create and maintain application user guides and support runbooks.

Requirements
  • 1 year of experience supporting financial applications.
  • Theoretical knowledge of valuation of financial products.
  • Up-to-date market sentiment and knowledge of current economic trends.
  • Bachelor's degree in math, tech, or science discipline.
  • SQL skills and familiarity with RDBMS like PostgreSQL, MySql etc.
  • Excellent problem solving, task prioritization, and time management skills.
  • Positive attitude and proactive response to business needs.
  • Detailed understanding of fixed income products with broad exposure across asset classes.
  • Experience with Excel.
  • Familiarity with FIX Protocol and or Orchestrade is an advantage.