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New York, NY
Contact: Claudia El Amrani
firstname.lastname@example.org or call: 646-495-6227
Title: Junior Analyst/Administrator
Summary of the position:
Provide support for Equities Operations. The primary focus will be in support of post trade processing and reporting in support of correspondent clearing and prime brokerage business lines.
Design, develop, and implement tactical and strategic systems in support of Client’s Securities Operations, Compliance and Prime Brokerage business requirements.
Support of pre and post system implementation, development of projects, ability to coordinate and liaise between Project Management, Operations and IT.
The position will be based in the New York City office, with a minimum requirement of one day per week in the NJ office.
Duties / Responsibilities:
After hour on-call support (24 x 7) as required, includes end-of-day batch support. Perform system administration and maintenance for various systems.
Code programs / interfaces using programming languages such as Visual Basic, Visual Basic Script, ASP, .Net, Access Basic, Java, SQL, etc.
Testing and documenting of all programs/applications, including the development of test data.
Prepare detailed program documentation enabling knowledge sharing via the knowledgebase.
Support / Administer development of SQL databases.
Evaluate the various procedural and/or programming systems required to operate and support programs and systems.
Study all affected functions and analyze existing procedures, forms, files, and memos.
Support all data processing operating areas in post implementation support of systems.
Interface with various vendors on technical issues.
Understand/Follow Client’s IT policies/requirements such as defined in the SPLC.
• College graduate with 2 years experience in application development / support.
• 2 to 6 years of experience in back-office data processing.
• Experience in the following applications is a plus
- Sungard Phase3
- Euroclear Euclid
- Advent Geneva
- Xcitek XSP
• Hands-on development experience with a combination of the following:
- SQL Server (Preferred), Sybase, Oracle