Associate FIX Analyst - Investment Systems Support - Charles River - Officer

Employer
State Street Corporation
Location
Burlington, USA
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Nov 15, 2022
Closes
Dec 06, 2022
Ref
17672287
Job Function
Other
Industry Sector
Finance - General
Employment Type
Full Time
Education
Bachelors
Who we are looking for
Work as an Associate FIX Analyst for Algo development and testing within our FIX Support Team. Main objectives of this position would be to streamline our algorithmic development and certification timelines. This individual will also become a subject matter expert in algo development and help advance our multi-leg trading capabilities. Additionally, serve as a point of escalation to L1 Support team for algo related inquiries in production and help automate the algo deployment process.

Why this role is important to us
The team you will be joining is a part of Charles River Development (or CRD), that became a part of State Street in 2018. CRD helps create enterprise investment management software solutions for large institutions in the areas of institutional investment, wealth management and hedge funds. Together we have created first open front-to-back platform - State Street Alpha, that was launched in 2019.
Join us if delivering next generation infrastructure, using emerging technologies like AI and Blockchain sounds like a challenge you are up for.

What you will be responsible for
As an Associate FIX Analyst for Algorithm Interface Development you will:
  • This role would be primarily responsible for all algorithmic development and certification testing across all asset classes including single-leg and multi-leg workflows.
  • Serve as a Level 2 Support person for our L1 FIX Network Support team who are not algorithmic experts.
  • This person will also work directly with CRD Product on identifying bugs, enhancements, and algo deployment automation, to ensure we deliver on our clients high expectations.
  • Coordinate with clients, internal Charles River colleagues, and network vendor(s) to facilitate the following service-related functions:
    • Design/specification review and provisioning
    • testing and certification
    • go-live implementation/onboarding
    • on-going changes, upgrades, and enhancements
    • problem troubleshooting, support, and resolution
    • for straightforward situations, perform the aforementioned tasks
  • Follow departmental procedures to ensure timely, high quality delivery of service to Charles River Network clients
  • Ensure all Network Services database information and documentation is accurate and current
What we value
  • Proven ability to work in a mission critical operations and support environment
  • Aptitude for technical troubleshooting
  • Excellent customer service skills; attention to detail; and interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills
  • Ability to partner with various internal departments to deliver superior customer service


Education & Preferred Qualifications
  • Bachelor's Degree required
  • 2-5 years of overall financial trading systems support experience or similar
  • 1+ years of professional experience coding with Python or SQL or VBA. Java a plus.
  • Background in trading system applications is preferred
  • FIX experience preferred
  • Proven ability to work in a mission critical operations and support environment
  • Aptitude for technical troubleshooting
  • Excellent customer service skills; attention to detail; and interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills
  • Ability to partner with various internal departments to deliver superior customer service
  • Periodic off-hours support

About State Street
What we do. State Street is one of the largest custodian banks, asset managers and asset intelligence companies in the world. From technology to product innovation we're making our mark on the financial services industry. For more than two centuries, we've been helping our clients safeguard and steward the investments of millions of people. We provide investment servicing, data & analytics, investment research & trading and investment management to institutional clients.
Work, Live and Grow. We make all efforts to create a great work environment. Our benefits packages are competitive and comprehensive. Details vary in locations, but you may expect generous medical care, insurance and savings plans among other perks. You'll have access to flexible Work Program to help you match your needs. And our wealth of development programs and educational support will help you reach your full potential.
Inclusion, Diversity and Social Responsibility. We truly believe our employees' diverse backgrounds, experiences and perspective are a powerful contributor to creating an inclusive environment where everyone can thrive and reach their maximum potential while adding value to both our organization and our clients. We warmly welcome the candidates of diverse origin, background, ability, age, sexual orientation, gender identity and personality. Another fundamental value at State Street is active engagement with our communities around the world, both as a partner and a leader. You will have tools to help balance your professional and personal life, paid volunteer days, matching gift program and access to employee networks that help you stay connected to what matters to you.
State Street is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer.
Discover more at StateStreet.com/careers
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