Job Description

Reference # : 18-08086Title : DevOps Engineer Associate ? Global Equities
Location : Jersey City, NJ
Position Type : Direct Placement
Experience Level : Start Date : 09/06/2018
Assignment Detail
Industry:Financial ServicesJob Category:Finance / Accounting
DevOps Engineer Associate – Global Equities
Find your next opportunity in the Financial Services Industry. Eclaro is looking for a DevOps Engineer Associate – Global Equities for our client in Jersey City, NJ.

Eclaro's client is one of the largest banking and financial services firms. They are a major provider of investment banking, asset management, private banking, private wealth management and treasury & security services in the United States.
  • This opportunity is for a DevOps Engineer to join our Global Equity Technology Team within the Asset Management
  • The role involves teamwork with Portfolio Managers, Research Analysts, Middle Office Operations and Application Development communities at all levels within the organization
  • The team owns the holistic support of the front office technology platform globally including tactical enhancements, application upgrades, new application rollouts, maintenance, performance tuning and provide a depth of both business and technology service to the whole organization
  • Excellent communication skills are a must for this position
  • The individual should have a passion for the system development and support of the proprietary systems, have strong analytical and troubleshooting skills, and be able to work successfully in a cross-functional environment among the other application development and support teams
  • The successful candidate must have a proven ability to fully use and apply standard technical troubleshooting principles while following standardized Problem and Change Management policies and procedures
  • This person must have the ability to work on projects and other assignments with minimal direct supervision
  • Responsible for the operation, monitoring and integrity of the technology platform
  • Participate in design, architecture, development, deployment and support for large scale projects
  • Proactively seeking to improve process by automating and removing repeated effort
  • Experience working with the change management process ensuring policies are enforced and adhered to and application integrity is maintained on production and DR environments
  • Responsible for managing development platforms - continuous build, test and integration processes
  • Troubleshooting business issues, identifying root cause, solving problems to provide solutions to diverse investment teams and the product aligned trading desks
  • Ownership and participation in the Incident and problem management processes, being accountable for resolution, root cause analysis and technology and business reporting and communication

Preferred Skill:
  • Good people skills with focus on cross team collaboration
  • Previous experience of working within a global organization
  • Good knowledge of SQL and database technologies
  • Familiarity with Platform Engineering – Tomcat, Siteminder, Kerberos, and Apache
  • Strong familiarity with Jenkins, Git/Bit Bucket and automated deployment
  • Proficiency in application development using Java, Python, or similar
  • Strong Communication and Analytical skills
  • Results oriented and highly flexible individual, able to work with minimal supervision

Required Experience:
  • Experience within financial services. Preferably with a focus in asset management
  • Experience working with Decision Support, Order and Trade execution systems, ideally in a front office environment
  • Experience working with software monitoring tools, preferably ITRS Geneos
  • Experience with Linux or windows environment and scripting knowledge
  • 3-5 years of experience in development, architecture and/or client/server n-tier application experience required
  • 3-5 years of experience working with AGILE process of development and familiarization of various AGILE ceremonies and familiarity with Unit testing, QA, UAT, production environments
  • Demonstrate experience in effective decision making within a high pressure environment
  • Experience with disaster recovery planning, testing, auditing, risk analysis, business resumption planning and contingency planning
  • Experience working with cloud base technologies and knowledge of open source technologies and tools is a big plus

  • Bachelor or Master degree in Computer Science or engineering or equivalent is required for this position

Interested in applying? Contact Bridgette Marks at now.

Equal Opportunity Employer: Eclaro values diversity and does not discriminate based on Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Age, Genetic Information, Disability, Protected Veteran Status, or any other legally protected group status.

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