Senior FIX Protocol Engineer, FX Connectivity, Networking, Capital Markets

Location: Australia
Reference: 274164561
Senior FIX Protocol Engineer, FX Connectivity, Networking, Capital Markets

The Company
My client is a leading global investment bank based in Sydney's CBD, they are a major force in the world of eFX and electronic trading, my client has a global presence with major hubs in the US, Europe and Apac. Providing leading edge applications for electronic trading and now market connectivity.

The Candidate / Role
I am looking for a Senior Connectivity Engineer with a proven background in FIX Protocol and buyside order management systems. The candidate will be leading a major connectivity project, dealing with vendor's and liaising with the business at a senior level, working closely with traders and top tier external clients.
The role requires a good understanding of  FIX session establishment, testing and configuring order management software you will be working with traders in the financial sector knowing how to work directly with traders and having good working relationships is essential
  
You will require
. 8 +  Years in technical support financial markets
Over 5 Years proven commercial in
  • FIX Protocol, Cameron FIX 
  • OMS, IRESS, Charles River or Similar
  • Configuring and testing FIX connections and compatibility 
  • Investment Banking Knowledge and experience with order management systems
  • Capital Markets background preferably in FX but not essential 
  • Knowledge in Legacy Systems / Microsoft Access
    Excellent communication skills both written and aural
  • Desired
  • Knowing how to book a trade would be a bonus, market data experience  
  • By taking this role you will be able to gain a massive insight into the business and trading & make your mark on the development of leading edge products get complete job satisfaction and work in a highly motivated fun environment, if you have what it takes to meet these challenges then apply today
  • Call Steve on 02 8047 4031, 0449 995 476 or email steve@xpand.com.au