Application Support DevOps Engineer, Cyprus - Limassol

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Ref: 354 Date Posted: Friday 12 Aug 2022
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Our client, a market-leading financial technology provider for banks, brokers, and hedge funds is looking for an Application Support DevOps Engineer (software developers welcomed) for their Limassol, Cyprus office. Inviting applications from experienced professionals or talented and ambitious juniors with developer skills to develop support automation and testing tools.

The ideal candidate will have a developer background and will work on application support tasks and automate repetitive tasks in a support dashboard toolkit.  Ideally will be someone with user interface experience. Web-based user interface development skills are mandatory.

A flexible attitude with an ability to multitask across different projects is essential. 
Must be a good communicator, as the work involves liaising with internal stakeholders, project and product managers, and senior managers.

Projects will include building GUI tools in a dashboard to perform changes,
application migrations, automatic checks and reports, gathering information from multiple logs and databases to deduce quick conclusions about events, issues, problems reported by both internal and external stakeholders. Candidates may be required to work on code reviews, enhancements to existing systems, and bug fixes. 

This opportunity provides continuous skills development, interesting projects, and career development in an expanding financial technology company. 

Main tasks and responsibilities:

  • Responding to general application support tasks and learning how support currently functions
  • Writing pre-tackle action plans to automate tasks and designing the automation before writing code
  • Designing code to be re-usable
  • Refactoring code
  • Developing in-house bespoke automation
  • Carry out requests and requirements from support team leaders and the Head of Support
  • Proactive completion of work and seeking resolutions to blockers with managers

Experience and abilities:

  • Excellent fluent written and spoken English and able to learn technical and financial concepts quickly
  • Strong Java
  • Good JavaScript, HTML, and CSS. MEAN full stack experience is a bonus
  • Experience in any rich JavaScript application framework
  • Web development experience in a .NET environment
  • Good C#, ASP.NET, MVC 4/5 and WebSockets
  • MS SQL, MySQL, and MongoDB are desirable
  • Ability to work with a team and interact with a flexible and mature attitude to work
  • Strong organisation skills, ability to prioritise different tasks quickly
  • Solid academic background, postgraduate level a plus, or solid work experience
  • Excellent problem-solving skills
  • Self-motivated and ambitious
  • Experience with real-time high throughput systems a bonus
  • FIX, forex or other financial markets knowledge is very advantageous

Benefits:

  • Attractive remuneration package based on experience
  • Excellent working environment
  • 21+ days annual leave
  • Medical scheme
  • Strong career development opportunity

To apply for the Application Support DevOps Engineer job opportunity in Limassol, Cyprus, please send your CV to georgia.michaelides@emeraldzebra.cy