Technical Operations Analyst

Information Technology London, United Kingdom


Description

The Company

G-Research is a leading quantitative research and technology company. We use scientific techniques, big data and world-class technology to predict future movements in financial markets, and we develop the platform to deploy these ideas globally across multiple asset classes. We offer a dynamic, flexible and highly stimulating environment where good ideas are prized and rewarded.

The Role

The Technical Operations team at G-Research is tasked with maintaining the overall operational integrity of the firm's research and execution platform. This multi-faceted remit involves preserving the on-going stability of a complex distributed system, whilst simultaneously driving it forward to unlock further upside.

As a Technical Operations Analyst, you will:

  • Work closely with researchers, developers and engineers to test and refine new features before overseeing their deployment to the production environment.
  • Provide comprehensive support covering all aspects of the overall production platform.
  • Contribute ideas with regard to platform monitoring, performance, resiliency and scalability and implement these in conjunction with the firm's development and engineering teams.
  • Offer cross-platform consultancy to specialist teams requiring visibility and advice on components outside of their primary domain.
  • Ensure that the direction of software and infrastructure development remain well-aligned with business goals and workflows.

The Individual

The current team has been sourced from a mixture of backgrounds including application support, development and infrastructure. As well as technical skills, the team’s success has been built upon adaptability, resourcefulness and the desire to deliver the best platform possible. If you believe you have the ability to contribute in the same way then we look forward to receiving your application.

The Location

Based in the heart of Central London, we are served by 5 stations and 6 tube lines, with the closest station Goodge Street within seconds of the office. With the vibrant West End close by, you are in walking distance of many top London attractions, theatres and shopping districts.

Why should you apply?

  • Excellent growth and advancement opportunities.
  • Relaxed environment with a relaxed informal dress code.
  • Great work/life balance with fantastic benefits package including comprehensive healthcare and life assurance, 25 days holiday, contributory pension scheme, cycle scheme, gym subsidy, monthly company events and many more!
  • Market-leading compensation plus annual discretionary bonus.