Murex Back Office Operations Analyst in New York, NY at ConsultNet

Date Posted: 6/9/2020

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    New York, NY
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    6/9/2020
  • Job ID:
    20-00615

Job Description

Title: Murex Back-Office Operations Analyst
Location: NYC (midtown)
Duration: 6+ months

Required Experience:
The ideal candidate will possess 5 + years’ experience supporting or developing Murex Back Office modules including MxML Exchange Workflows, OSP queues and Interfaces in Murex Production Environment. Must have great attitude, and operate with a mindset of URGENCY, OWNERSHIP, INITIATIVE, COMMUNICATION, SERVICE and PARTNERSHIP:
  • Good temperament, the ability to face off to challenging trading clients, experience in electronic trading and/or clearance and settlements
  • Extensive experience as Murex business/trading front office analyst (superior P&L explain/resolution, Greeks, SIMM, VaR, Risk analysis, simulation views, pre-trade pricing skills) This is the core focus of the role
  • Very strong knowledge of Fixed income, Interest Rate Derivatives, FX, Futures, Options products Critical for the role
  • 5 or more years' experience supporting or developing Murex Back Office modules including MxML Exchange Workflows, OSP queues and Interfaces in Murex Production Environment
    • Experience supporting Operations, Middle and Back office teams on Trade booking, Payments, Settlements, Collateral, Cash Flows, Regulatory reporting, etc.
    • Handling of Technical and Functional issues related to Murex Interfaces, MLC, Datamart & Reporting
    • Developing/Configuring processing scripts, reports and batch feeders
    • Understanding and Debugging shell and perl scripts on production and test environments
  • 5+ years in an Level 2 production trading application support role (Market data, Pricing, OMS, Execution Booking, Position keeping, Risk platforms, etc.)
  • Basic Linux, SQL and any scripting language (Shell, Perl, Java, Python, etc.)
  • Any enterprise batch scheduler software experience (Control-M, Autosys, Tidal)
  • Working knowledge of underlying infrastructure and interoperability (servers, storage, network, middleware)
  • Working knowledge of basic ITIL Service management practices (Event, Incident, Problem and Change management)


Required Skills

Typical activities within the function would include:
  • End User Support: capture, investigate, communicate, track, resolve application issues (break/fix), adhoc queries, transaction investigations, reconciliation, order checks and replays, static data updates, EOD reporting, access and entitlements
  • Event Management: Health checks, monitoring of application dashboards, alert response, investigation, monitoring tool implementation, maintenance and config changes, batch exceptions
  • Incident Management: Manage requests, incidents, outages, communication and escalation.
  • Problem Management: Metrics, reporting, trending, driving Stability and continuous improvement
  • Change Management: Release and deploy, CAB review and approval for all production change, Acceptance into Service standards, act as gatekeeper to prod
  • Capacity Planning & Preventative Actions: Metrics and reporting, design, testing, provisioning, data archiving (shared with Dev and Infra teams)
  • Configuration Management: Documentation, asset and inventory management, production hygiene
  • Recoverability: DR, resiliency, testing, data restoration
  • Batch: setup and management, drive optimization
  • Audit and Compliance: Audit response and investigation.
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