North American Head of Equity Derivatives Support

  • location

    New York City

  • sector:

    Technology, Financial Services

  • job type:


  • Contact:

    Tom Langley

  • Email:

  • published:

    7 months ago

  • expiry date:


  • Consultant:


Our Client, a Global Investment Bank, are in need of a North American Head of Equity Derivatives Support to lead a regionally distributed team of 12 support engineers.




The team covers L1 and L2 application support responsibilities from dealing directly with the traders / clients to developing tools and automating process to aid in monitoring and reporting.



Key requirements:


  • 7+  years of Front Office Application Support experience 

  • 2+ years of Equity High Touch or Derivatives experience

  • 2+ years of managing a regionally distributed team in a Follow the Sun manner 

  • 3+ years of professional experience working within a UNIX / LINUX environment

  • Strong SQL skills

  • 1+ years of professional work experience running and editing Shell, Perl or Python scripts (preferred)

  • Solid communication skills


Work Environment: UNIX, LINUX, SQL, Perl, Shell, Python, Risk, Equity Derivatives, Windows, XML, FIX, SQL