Interest Rate Commodities Algo Support Line Associate Jobs Vacancy at Morgan Stanley London
- Interest Rate Commodities Algo Support Line Associate
- Morgan Stanley
- London ENG
- 17 May, 2018 8 days ago
Morgan Stanley London urgently required following position for Interest Rate Commodities Algo Support Line Associate. Please read this job advertisement carefully before apply. There are some qualifications, experience and skills requirement that the employers require. Does your career history fit these requirements? Ensure you understand the role you are applying for and that it is suited to your skills and qualifications.
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Interest Rate Commodities Algo Support Line Associate Jobs Vacancy at Morgan Stanley London Jobs Details:
Team Profile: Interest Rate, FX, & Commodities Algo support require a talented individual to join the 3 person team providing 1st - 3rd line support for Morgan Stanley's Algorithmic trading systems. The algorithmic trading product offering provides internal and external clients with a wide range of algorithmic trading strategies including benchmark trading and smart order routing.
The team performs the following tasks:
Proactive & reactive ready-for-business checks.
Proactive & reactive real-time monitoring of processes, connections & trade flows
Investigation of user queries via log files and process interaction, e.g. orders issues, flow breaks, booking issues.
Notifying the business unit of system issues or failures.
System break/fix and user recovery.
Escalating problems to level core development and engineering groups in a timely manner.
Notifying Compliance in a timely manner of regulatory issues.
Liaison with the operation's department and controllers where appropriate.
Working closely with regional counterparts to build and leverage tools and standardize monitoring procedures.
Work as a global team by following the sun support, standardizing documentation / tools and knowledge sharing.
Knowledge of the FIX protocol / Understanding of real time distributed application architectures and experience with message based protocols
Familiarity with ITIL service management frameworks
Familiarity with IT infrastructure networks, storage, unix system administration etc.
Prior application support experience / trade floor exposure
Scripting skills - Perl, Python
We are looking for a highly motivated, self starter who is happy working for demanding clients and processes excellent communication and interpersonal skills with a professional ownership of issues. Strong technical, analytical and problem solving skills with the ability to clearly present technology to a non-technical audience.
Technical strengths would include the ability to demonstrate good knowledge of Unix / Linux and the ability to use unix / Linux utilities to parse log files, this would include the advanced use of a scripting language but NOT include competence with a mainstream application programming language.
Good business knowledge of Equities or Fixed Income would include the ability to demonstrate an understanding of different instruments would be beneficial but is not a required skill.
Company Profile: Morgan Stanley is a leading global financial services firm providing a wide range of investment banking, securities, investment management and wealth management services. The Firm's employees serve clients worldwide including corporations, governments and individuals from more than 1,200 offices in 43 countries.
As a market leader, the talent and passion of our people is critical to our success. Together, we share a common set of values rooted in integrity, excellence and strong team ethic. Morgan Stanley can provide a superior foundation for building a professional career - a place for people to learn, to achieve and grow. A philosophy that balances personal lifestyles, perspectives and needs is an important part of our culture.
Morgan Stanley is an equal opportunities employer. We work to provide a supportive and inclusive environment where all individuals can maximise their full potential. Our skilled and creative workforce is comprised of individuals drawn from a broad cross section of the global communities in which we operate and who reflect a variety of backgrounds, talents, perspectives and experiences. Our strong commitment to a culture of inclusion is evident through our constant focus on recruiting, developing and advancing individuals based on their skills and talents.*LI-RJ1