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IT Engineer

  • Location:

    Amsterdam

  • Sector:

    Engineering

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    Bespreekbaar

  • Contact:

    Danique Harberink

  • Contact email:

    Danique.Harberink@oliverjames.com

  • Job ref:

    JOB-062024-249834_1718976537

  • Published:

    22 Tage her

  • Duration:

    12

  • Expiry date:

    2024-07-02

  • Startdate:

    1/7/2024

Job Vacancy: IT Engineer

Location: Office-based in Amsterdam

Your day to day:

Whether you start your day from home or enjoy your morning coffee in our office garden, your daily tasks will remain consistent. Here are your key responsibilities:

  • Incident and Problem Management: Conduct root cause analysis to identify and resolve issues, implementing structural fixes. Communicate directly with users (Traders, Credit/Market Risk Managers) in Amsterdam, London, Brussels, New York, and Singapore.
  • Level-2 Support: Assist in deploying and managing applications/stacks in production, including participating in an on-call rotation scheme.
  • Automation: Identify and implement opportunities to automate testing of features, performance, security, deployments, monitoring, and more, which is crucial for Operations Engineers.
  • Data Improvement: Enhance data by (re)configuring new and existing products, reports, and processes.
  • Technical Expertise: Understand the technology stack on which the application runs and its role in the overall process chain.
  • Tooling and Scripting: Develop, enhance, and maintain tools and scripts to automate repetitive or error-prone tasks using appropriate Event Alerts.
  • Testing and Change Management: Perform functional testing and change management to ensure safe transitions from Test to Acceptance and Production environments.
  • Travel: Occasional travel abroad (Brussels).

What you'll bring to the team:

  • Experience:

    • Financial knowledge of interest rate and FX derivatives valuation and market risk modeling (e.g., Greeks and VaR).
    • Functional incident management for a front office pricing application, used globally within the Financial Markets domain.
    • Supporting end users with the application and enriching back-end databases with new products, reports, and scheduled tasks.
  • Tech stack:

    Mandatory:

    • Advanced knowledge of MS SQL Server and Transact-SQL.
    • Advanced knowledge of interest rates derivatives valuation.
    • Customer-focused, with the mindset to find and resolve root causes of incidents to improve the customer experience.
    • Familiarity with tools like ServiceNow, Confluence, Fortify.
    • Team player, cross-functional, and enjoys interacting with people at all levels in a multicultural environment.
    • Proactive and attentive to others' needs.

    Nice to Have:

    • Experience or affinity with IT Risk (SOx, vulnerability management) and Security concepts (protocols, certificates, etc.).
    • Advanced proficiency in English.
    • Bachelor's/Master's degree with a strong analytical background in Computer Science, Cybernetics, Software Engineering, Financial Engineering, or equivalent.

How to apply:

If you are passionate about operations engineering and eager to contribute to a dynamic team, we can't wait to hear from you! Please submit your CV and cover letter: Danique.Harberink@oliverjames.com or call 020 808 29 44.

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