Junior Application Support (Equity Risk) - Top Tier iBank

Salary : $600000 - $600000
Location : Central and Western District
Post Date :

Description :

The Company

Our client is a leading world-renowned iBank with branches and businesses all over the world. They are looking for a person with either at least 1 year of front office application support (equity risk) OR 3 years of development experience in Java with solid development skills in VBA and in-depth financial knowledge in Equity Risk.

This person will focus on Front Office Book, PnL & Risk applications and develop applications to provide first level support for front office traders of Equity Derivatives platform in Hong Kong for Exotics, Delta One, Convertible Bonds, Warrant, etc.

The Role

As a key member in Equities & Derivatives Application Support Analyst, you will :

  • Follow ITIL Application Support methodology to carry out incident and system change management procedures, manage and track daily production problems; ensure effective and timely resolution and communications to the client; coordinate with developer teams to report and follow through bug fixing.
  • Minimize failures and ensure adequate performance and operation of the systems by continuously monitoring the performance⁄ operation, quickly diagnose and address any problems.
  • Bring together Operations, IT and Infrastructure teams during critical incidents and for preventative action planning.
  • Receive, transduce, and coordinate business requests to development and other IT teams in Hong Kong as well as Paris, London and New York sites.
  • Conduct system Quality Assurance Testing and assist in User Acceptance test; perform deployment or upgrade of mission critical applications and systems.
  • Be responsible for technical configuration and implementation on data interface file for system integration to and from the Equity Research workflow and distribution system.
  • Provide system and process documentation.
  • Adhere to document procedural standards.

Your Profile

  • University qualification preferably in Computer Science, Information Management, Financial Engineer or relevant discipline
  • At least 3 years of development experience in Java, VBA and financial knowledge in Equity Risk/Derivatives OR at least 1 year of front office application support experience in a financial institute.
  • Solid development skills in Java, VBA, Python, MS SQL Server
  • Good client management and interpersonal skills
  • Good communication and coordination skills
  • Self-starter, able to work under own initiative
  • Strong problem solving techniques
  • Strong Equity Derivative product and valuation knowledge

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