Junior Trading Support Engineer

Job description

Company

WEBB Traders is a fast growing global proprietary trading company and market maker active in electronic trading on leading international financial markets, driven by data and technology. We are entrepreneurial and innovative - embracing teamwork and creativity. Our headquarters is in Amsterdam city centre and is supported by a broader European presence from where the regional and US markets are traded.

Want to become an expert in managing high-performance IT infrastructure? Apply now!


Your work will mainly consist of

  • Ensuring a smooth operation of our production environment; the hardware and software which is built both in-house and by third-party vendors
  • Frequent interactions with our users; answering questions and troubleshooting in case of issues, and understanding their drivers and needs
  • Strong collaboration with the development team in building high quality production solutions
  • Learning about the trading domain, our systems, and what is needed from IT perspective to run a competitive trading firm
  • Building tools to increase the effectiveness of the team, as well as the performance and reliability of our production environment


We offer

  • The opportunity to join a highly professional team in a very challenging market
  • Be part of a fast growing and ambitious company
  • Many opportunities to work on your personal development, projects, conferences, and study facilities
  • Internal and external training and education in trading software, working agile, hardware and software management
  • A competitive reward package
  • Healthy lunch at the office
  • Free sport facility during and after work
  • Travel costs reimbursement
  • Fun activities with colleagues on regular base


Requirements

Who are you?

  • Eager, curious and fast learner
  • Bachelor or Master degree in computer science or related studies
  • Knowledge of networking, hardware, OSes (Windows, Linux) and databases (SQL, Mongo)
  • Team player who thrives in an agile and fast-paced environment
  • Strong analytical and creative problem-solving skills with a ‘get it done’ mentality
  • Critical eye for complexity and non-value-adding work
  • Scripting skills (e.g. bash, python)


Application process

  • Apply on our WEBB site.
  • Please share with us your motivation to work with us and why you think you will fit.
  • Have a chat via cam with us (unless you are around and can drop by for a coffee).
  • Come and visit our office in Amsterdam for interviews and a drink.
  • Nail the assessment and personality test.
  • Accept our offer!