Application Support Manager

  • £75-85k + very substantial bonus potential
  • London, England, Großbritannien London England GB
  • Festanstellung, Vollzeit
  • TEKsystems
  • 17 Apr 18 2018-04-17

Join a world-leading trading firm in a role responsible for all of their key applications.

(Application Support Manager, Production Support Manager, Production Services Manager, Commodities Trading, Commodity Trading, Energy Trading, Gas, Power, Oil, FX, LNG, Openlink Endur, Windows Server, SQL Server, C# .NET, ITIL, Financial Services, Finance, Front Office, Middle Office, Back Office)

One of the world’s leading commodity traders is looking for someone to head up their application support team.

Team/firm:

  • The team are responsible for all applications used by the firm, a mixture of in-house and vendor products, from front to back office
  • The role requires close engagement with the business and stakeholder management, including heads of desks, as well as the CIO/CTO
  • They’re a very tight knit company, they work very collaboratively, they share problems, and they socialise together
  • This hire will manage a team of around 10 people

Requirements:

  • Business/finance knowledge – commodities/energy trading experience is beneficial, but happy to consider candidates with a more general financial services background
  • Leadership/management experience - a good character and people manager who can lead teams with a range of skills and experience levels
  • Experience of working under pressure, in a demanding environment, and not being afraid to challenge
  • Experience driving proper support processes / service management principals / process improvements
  • Very strong communication and stakeholder management skills
  • Technical experience within a Microsoft/Windows Server/SQL Server environment, and a good appreciation of how things are put together, across applications, databases, infrastructure etc.

(Application Support Manager, Production Support Manager, Production Services Manager, Commodities Trading, Commodity Trading, Energy Trading, Gas, Power, Oil, FX, LNG, Openlink Endur, Windows Server, SQL Server, C# .NET, ITIL, Financial Services, Finance, Front Office, Middle Office, Back Office)