New York City, NY, United States
Posted on Apr 21 2015 (about 2 years ago)
Talan is a French consulting firm with more than 1000 consultants worldwide, and locations on four continents (seven countries). We specialize in IT Support and Development, as well as the redesign of business processes. Our NY team consists of 25 young technology professionals working at our client sites in Manhattan. Talan offers a competitive salary and benefits package along with an atmosphere of team spirit, collaboration, and fun. The successful candidate will join our US subsidiary, a 25 person team, and will be detached to our client site on medium term projects (1 year minimum).
We are looking for junior to senior trade and production support engineers, to work on different clients activities: Equity Derivatives (warrants mainly), Equity Flow, and High Frequency Trading. As the Trade Support Engineer, you will be responsible for operating the team’s strategies during market hours, which will involve working closely with the team's traders and with Infrastructure and Systems teams. In this high-performance environment, immediate awareness of trading and systems issues and swift responses are essential. The role is business oriented as well as technical. It involves front-line sales, trader and dealer application support. Technical knowledge is required for diagnosis of trading floor support. Strong interaction with the local IT teams: Network, System, Database and Business team will ensure the best responsiveness for the users. Since a lot of the systems are global, the duties of this role involves daily to weekly interactions with peers in the support team in other regions as well as the developer in Europe. The scope of systems includes applications developed in-house, vendor trade processing platform and external connectivity, as well as customized vendor solution.
Talan’s offices are located in the Flat Iron district, right in the center of Manhattan.