Elektron Engineer

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    London, England

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    £550 - £600 per day

  • Contact:

    Andrew Pennycook

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  • Published:

    7 months ago

  • Duration:

    6 Months

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Elektron Deployment Engineer
6 Months


Develop and maintain a high degree of technical expertise in EaaS technology and especially TREP. Establish yourself as key contact for in depth technical questions and consultation.

Undertake the detailed configuration and testing of TREP components to ensure they satisfy the requirements of the overall systems design. This include all important aspect of operation including functionality, capacity, performance and resilience.

Work with ERT Architects to undertake the evaluation of new technology, tools and techniques and make recommendations regarding suitability and benefit for EaaS.

Write and/or contribute to test plans to support technical assessment and decisions. Ensure test results and decisions are recorded for reference and review if required.

When required assist with complex incident investigations to help identify problems and actions to restore service. Act as a consultant for follow up problem investigations.

Collaborate with ERT and Service Architects to develop design standards for global deployment.

Assess new EaaS features and use cases for operational use. Plan and design monitoring utilities and collaborate with operations staff to create effective test plans and service and support models.

Transfer knowledge of new features and applications to the operational staff who will deploy and support them. Act as an escalation point for subsequent questions or problems.

Collaborate with ERT and Service architects to plan the integration of new features and functionality in to the operational environments

Skills and competencies

An in depth and hands on knowledge of TREP and other technologies use in EaaS is essential. This include hardware O/S , networking , comms , applications (especially Refinitiv TREP), real time data and financial technology. The technology utilised is changing rapidly so the ability to constantly refresh and update knowledge is essential.

Working knowledge of installation, configuration and use of ITRS Geneos in an enterprise wide TREP environment

An inquisitive problem solver with a passion and aptitude for understanding and improving technical systems.

Analytical, organised and systematic. Able to devise tests, record results, analyse data and draw conclusions.

Ability and willingness to actively share knowledge and insights at appropriate levels. This is especially important when passing recommendations to managers or training operational staff in the details of a new system.

Ability to work and collaborate in a globally distributed team.

Automated test and automated application deployment experience an advantage.

Education / Experience

Degree in computer science or related technology or equivalent experience.

2 years hands on experience with TREP in an operational or support environment.

Desirable experience as a user of TREP and real time technology in a client organisation.