Susquehanna International Group, LLP

Application Support Analyst

Philadelphia Area
Requisition ID
2017-2944
Experience Level
Experienced
Job Categories
Technology

Overview

SIG has an opening for an Application Support Analyst in our Market Data Technology team.  Our Market Data team is responsible for collecting and distributing financial market, reference, and streaming data across the company. This information is heavily utilized across our business and your work will ensure that data coming into and going out of our systems is correct.

 

In the role you will learn about financial instruments such as options, futures, and equities and ensure that the data represented in our databases is reflected accurately before, during, and after the market day.  You will also have the opportunity to leverage and build upon your technical skills such as MYSQL, server systems, networking, and security while building financial systems business knowledge. 

 

In this role you will:

  • Utilize our monitoring and latency analysis tools to help manage our environment, and escalate issues so they are visible to the rest of the team.
  • Resolve any discrepancies that arise by interacting with traders, technologists, project managers and other support analysts to address questions about how data is represented in our databases,
  • Evaluate and test new technologies, which may lead to the implementation and deployment of new market data systems.
  • Continually review practices and processes, in order to strive for efficiencies, drive for automation, and improving data accuracy.

This role requires the ability to work a shift of Monday - Friday, 5:00am - 2:00pm EST.

What we’re looking for

  • Ability to primarily work a 5:00AM to 2:00PM (EST) schedule, with occasional need to cover after hours/weekend on-call support
  • An understanding of fundamental technology concepts, include Kanban processes, SQL, Unix/Linux, and Python required
  • Excellent issue identification, troubleshooting and analytical skills
  • Must be diligent and meticulous with strong attention to detail
  • Desire and ability to continuously improve established processes and procedures
  • Experience working with and/or knowledge of the SQL database platform a plus

 

We don’t post salary ranges externally so any salary estimate you see listed here was not provided by SIG and may not be accurate.  We think it’s important to take your skills and experience into account when determining compensation.

 

SIG is not accepting unsolicited resumes from search firms. All resumes submitted by search firms to any employee at SIG via-email, the Internet or directly without a valid written search agreement will be deemed the sole property of SIG, and no fee will be paid in the event the candidate is hired by SIG.