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Technology

SME - Foreign Exchange (FIX) Interfaces

NYC/NJ, USA

Project Summary: 

  • This is not a development position; instead requires someone with a breadth of technical, business and support skills mainly Foreign Exchange FIX Interfaces
  • Excellent communication and first-class customer and business facing skills are essential 
  • Flexible working hours


Duties and responsibilities:

  • Provide technical and development support to external investment banking clients and software vendors utilizing company’s proprietary APIs & FIX(4.4/5.0) for e-trading, prices and STP in various financial products
  • Partner and support Sales on pre and post engagements with clients for potential integration projects for e-trading, priced feeds, STP and market data distribution
  • Liaise with internal development to intelligently build enhancements to integration solutions based on client and business feedback
  • Work with external software vendors that have integrated with our systems, or vice versa
  • Co-ordinate the release of new APIs and enhancements with external clients (FXALL, FX Connect & 360T)
  • Follow up technical leads at banks provided by e-commerce/Sales team
  • Accompany Sales teams to external demos, and advise and participate in technical discussions regarding functionality, features, connectivity, development and test effort
  • Test enhancements & new releases, demonstrate to Sales, and coordinate its rollout with Sales, clients, and internal implementation and support teams
  • Identify and manage any integration issues
  • Provide 3rd level of support to production issues relating to API usage and STP 
  • Documenting procedures and training internal support teams

 
Experience required:

  • 5+ years of client facing experience is required
  • 5+ years of FIX protocol experience is required
  • Financial industry and Capital market understanding
  • Knowledge of Front/Middle/Back-office systems
  • Exposure to third-party trading software and connectivity vendors
  • Experience of working on VeriFIX for testing and certification
  • Development experience with Java or C++ is preferred but not required 
  • Familiarity with Linux/ Unix 
  • Familiarity with networking protocols such as TCP/IP and UDP
  • Technical / University degree is required


 Skills:

  • Ability to prioritize, take full ownership and responsibility of various tasks without losing attention to detail
  • Excellent communication & interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work alone, as part of a team, and under pressure 
  • Self-starter, flexible and adaptable
  • Proactive and enthusiastic attitude to their work 

 
 

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