Application Support AnalystIntroductionA leading financial services company is looking for an Application Support Analyst, the specific purpose within the IT Operations team is to run and maintain complex spreadsheets and to provide quantitative support to other Application Support Analysts.
This is a second level support role.DescriptionThorough understanding of the trading and reporting systems in order to support users.
Offer second level support to Application Support Analysts.Investigate instrument and product valuations produced by the trading system.
Analyse Risk and Profitability results produced by the trading system for accuracy and completeness.Solve quantitative problems using debugging tools and spreadsheets.
Help identify and investigate differences in expected and actual outputs from various systems applications.Run and maintain complex spreadsheets linked to system deliverables.
Coordinate end to end regression testing and sign-off of new development implementations.Provide support to business users in understanding system outputs.
ProfilePost Graduate Quantitative DegreeFinance or Econometrics or Actuarial Science and Financial MathematicsComputer Science and or CFA would be an advantage2 to 4 years experience in a Financial or Risk Analytical roleAdvanced understanding of excel, including writing macrosUnderstanding the valuation or measurement techniques of financial instrumentsStrong understanding of financial mathematicsKindly note, if you have not heard from us within two weeks of your application please consider it unsuccessful.