market data support, manager / avp (ibank) in Hong Kong

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sam lam, randstad hong kong
job type
permanent
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job details

posted
location
hong kong
specialism
information technology
job type
permanent
working hours
Full-Time
reference number
91M0131375_1552372766
contact
sam lam, randstad hong kong
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job description

About The Company

My client, a tier 1 investment bank, is looking for a APAC Market Data Support Manager / AVP. This is a rare new opening, and the bank is part of traditional bulge bracket elite investment bank. This senior new opening will play a key role in Market Data infrastructure, including applications, servers and connectivity whose core function is to provide Market Data to users and applications with high availability and reliability.

About the Team

As a senior Market Data Support Manager / APAC, you will work within the Asia Market Data team.

About the Job

  • To be the first line of support for Market Data infrastructure across Asia Pacific regions, including applications, servers and connectivity whose core function is to provide Market Data to users and applications with high availability and reliability.
  • The qualified candidate will be responsible for the operation and implementation of market data environments which mainly include the following duties or activities:
  • Support and maintain market data infrastructures and expeditiously apply trouble-shooting / problem resolution skills to minimize business productivity loss, customer impact, and financial / reputational risk.
  • Coordinate with and escalate to market data vendors and exchanges in the region for their data content / technical issues and changes.
  • Manage vendor and exchange driven changes, technical activities and relationships.
  • Plan and implement production changes after trading hours, and conduct testing to verify the changes are successful.
  • Implement and constantly improve monitoring tools to ensure comprehensive data and infrastructure monitoring standards and effectiveness
  • Ensure market data systems are functioning with sufficient capacity and resiliency for high availability.
  • Work on weekday shifts and weekend / off-hours on-call rotations

Skills & Requirements

  • Technical engagement experience with financial exchanges and third-party market data suppliers
  • Overview of financial and banking industry and data content knowledge for Asia markets
  • Knowledge of Japanese financials market is a plus.
  • Understanding and hands-on experience with market data delivery platforms such as TREP/BBG/Direct exchange feeds
  • Understanding and hands-on experience with market data entitlement systems such as DACS/DART and contribution/publishing platforms
  • Strong knowledge of market data monitoring tools and systems
  • Administration and support experience with server Operating Systems like Red Hat Linux and Windows environment
  • IT Service Management knowledge and mindset including Change Management, Incident Management, Problem Management.
  • Strong analytical skills and logical thinking
  • Good interpersonal and communication skills to work in a team.

If you are interested in learning more about this opportunity or trying similar opportunities, please submit your profile on this page, or contact Sam Lam on 852 2232 3464 / sam.lam@randstad.com.hk for a confidential discussion.

skills

no additional skills required

qualification

no additional qualifications required

educational requirements

Bachelor Degree