Support Engineer (Python+MongoDB+Docker)

Job description

FlexTrade Systems is a global leader in building a high-performance multi-asset execution management and order management systems for equities, fixed income, foreign exchange, futures, and options. A pioneer in the field, FlexTrade is internationally recognized for introducing FlexTRADER®, the world’s first broker-neutral, execution management trading system, which allows clients to completely control and customize their execution workflows through a comprehensive ability to search/access liquidity while maintaining the confidentiality of their trading strategies.


Why FlexTrade?
Building great software requires great people. We thrive upon collaboration hail from all walks of life and speak dozens of languages, we are passionate about equality and integrity with a culture that give you the freedom to make an impact globally. Get to know more about our Products – https://flextrade.com/


Our Engineering team is world class
Everyone with an idea is welcome to collaborate with our diverse Engineering team here at FlexTrade. We believe in having a good Engineering process but at the same time believe that every process should change and evolve to enhance Development efficiency. We take pride in our ability to execute complex projects and deliver them on time to our customers. All this while having fun at work!


What will you be doing:

Our FlexData team looking to add a person to help with the support and monitoring of the FlexData and reporting product.

It is a docker-based python solution that has a mongo database setup on a RedHat Linux OS. Grafana UI is utilised to continuously monitor the product.


Responsibilities

The role will be to work with

  • The data team to understand the product and solution.
  • Teams in Asia, Europe, and the USA to support clients.
  • Debugging issues that come up within python, docker, and scripts – raising tickets for the development team with first level-info on the bug/problem.

The person will gain an understanding of

  • Modern software solutions including python, docker, mongo-DB, and Linux.
  • Trading workflows including hedge funds, asset managers, and brokers.
  • Asset classes including Equities, FX, and Fixed income.

Requirements

Education: BSc or equivalent in any stem subject

Experience with databases (MongoDB is a plus!) and a basic understanding of

  • Aggregation tasks
  • Queries

Experience using Linux terminal and BASH scripting.

Experience with Docker and docker-compose beneficial

Understanding of FIX and trading workflow beneficial