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.

 

As a Technical Operations Analyst, you will:

 

  • Gain end to end knowledge of the G-Research infrastructure.
  • Work closely with researchers, developers and engineers, testing and refining new operational and investment platform features.
  • Unlock further upside by instituting a process-driven approach to technical workflows in conjunction with development and engineering teams
  • Become a subject matter expert, offering cross-platform consultancy to other specialist teams.

 

You will have:

 

  • Experience in a technical role, ideally with core skills in .NET, Python, SQL, Windows and Linux.
  • A solid understanding of software design, architecture, deployment and support practices.
  • The confidence to learn a brand-new platform from an operational perspective and instigate positive change.

 

We are very open on your background, the current team has been sourced from a mixture of roles; including application support, development and infrastructure.

 

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.