Technical Business Analyst

Job description

FlexTrade Systems

Founded in 1996, FlexTrade Systems is the global leader in high performance, multi asset order and execution management solutions.

FlexTrade introduced the first trading system that enabled clients to control and customize their proprietary algorithms while maintaining the confidentiality of their trading strategies via a vendor-provided, broker-neutral platform.

Our worldwide client base spans more than 175 buy- and sell-side institutions, including investment banks, hedge funds, asset managers, commodity trading advisors and institutional brokers.

Located in Great Neck, NY with offices in North America, Europe and Asia, FlexTrade maintains an experienced staff of developers, programmers, strategists and product specialists, who work hand-in-hand with our clients' technologists and traders to break new ground in the field of electronic trading.

We offer competitive salaries, bonuses and a comprehensive benefits package.

The Team

We are actively seeking a Technical Business Analyst to join our team working on our flagship Sell-Side Order Management System. Our team in London has been growing rapidly for the past couple of years due to the successful expansion of the business line to Europe.

Our team in London consists of implementation managers and technical analysts, who you will be working closely with throughout implementation and to support the project delivery lifecycle. We also work with teams in other regional offices and across multiple functions; operating on a global scale with support centres across time zones.

About You

As a Technical Business Analyst, you will have a sound technical foundation to document and liaise with our clients (with an emphasis on documentation) and work closely with the regional executives of our Sell-Side OMS to manage client relationships and technical support with our investment banking / trading clients. You will be a dynamic team player, who is able to work across functions, and be able communicate project progress to our stakeholders and the global program manager.

You will also be involved in artefact creation, including but not limited to: scope definition, requirements gathering specification, functional specifications, test strategies and plan, defects remediation and release notes, and also have the ability to suggest improvements to our systems and processes.


  • Adaptable to working in a fast and at times high-pressure environment
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Ability to communicate confidently and concisely across all stakeholders
  • Ability to manage Global Program Managers expectations clearly and effectively
  • Desire to learn the business and technical aspects of the financial markets and trading systems
  • Solid experience in a technical support, operations and full software development life cycle
  • Experience in financial software &/or trading environment is preferred
  • Knowledge of FIX protocol
  • Experience with Jira and Confluence
  • Prior experience of trading systems support is highly valued

Does this sound like you? We would love to hear from you. You can apply on the link on this page and we will get back to you as soon as we are able. For more information visit or follow us on twitter and LinkedIn for the latest updates.

FlexTrade Systems, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer and makes employment decisions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, or any other status protected by law.