Application Support / Product Specialist Position, Equities OMS


The Company
Great opportunity to work for a growing and profitable financial institute based in Melbourne's CBD. This company has a large global presence with offices in Europe, US and Asia Pacific and provides services for the worlds top investment management, wealth management, banking and insurance firms.

The Role 
The Product Specialist position ensures that our clients are making the most of their products especially in the areas of system configuration, database administration, batch processing, performance tuning, reviewing efficiency of SQL queries, reviewing systems set up and architecture at client installations, and being proficient in areas of system integration testing with external third party vendors.

Essential Criteria

  • Prior Technical Support Experience.
  • Strong proficiency with SQL Server/ Oracle , preferably Microsoft SQL Server.
  • Proficient in performance tuning, log shipping / replication etc. on MS SQL Server.
  • Familiarity with batch processing - database imports, exports.
  • Knowledge of UNIX, MS SQL Server, crystal reports.
  • Exposure/understanding of Apache/Tomcat and N-tier application architecture, Pearl/Shell scripting.
  • Strong Analytical/Technical Skills to analyze problems and provide solutions.
  • Proficiency in programming (.Net/Java, Perl) and experience in all phases of Software Development Lifecycle.
  • Significant investment management / business knowledge & industry experience.
  • Understanding and experience in one or more of the following: Trade order & execution management systems, Portfolio management, Investment compliance systems (pre trade and post trade) and Post trade matching systems (eg: OMGEO).
  • Understanding and experience working on one or more of the following asset classes: Equities, Fixed income, FX, OTC and Exchange traded derivatives.
  • Applies strategic thinking to business problems and opportunities.
  • Takes initiative and pro-actively identifies and solves problems.
Qualifications Required for this role
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science 
If you feel like you would be a good fit for the role and would like to hear more, please contact me on *****@clarrow.com.au / 0419 588 *** [link removed]  / 02 98393*** [link removed]