FX Trading Support Analyst in Montreal at The Bartech Group

Date Posted: 4/15/2021

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Job #:  206550

Currently we are seeking individuals for the following position, please take note that this position is time sensitive and we advise you to apply immediately and express your skills and abilities that pertains to the job description.

If you are an experienced FX Trading Support Analyst looking for a position with a leading company, Bartech can help!

FX Trading Support Analyst

5 Months Contract

Montreal, QC

*** ONLY T4 Rate ***

Business Overview:

  • We are currently seeking a talented front office support individual with a solid background supporting a broad suite of FX etrading applications.
  • The individual will join the existing FX Trading Support team in Montreal, which is part of a 4 strong global Electronic Markets application support teams.
  • We work closely with FX Traders, Sales and Middle Office personnel locally and alongside a global development team.


  • Support a complex a Global Production system architecture including the following FX eTrading and eCommerce Applications:
  • Single/Multi Dealer Platforms
  • Electronic Trading
  • Algorithmic Trading
  • Auto hedging
  • Cortex FX
  • Client Distribution Platform
  • FIX API integration work.
  • Troubleshoot and resolve issues quickly and provide detailed and accurate reporting.
  • Perform system installs, upgrades and configuration, whilst adhering to a rigorous change management process.
  • Actively monitor systems, as well as performing periodic system checks and tests.
  • Specifying requirements for bug fixes and system enhancements.
  • Development of support tools, particularly those which automate manual checks.
  • Delivering formal and ad-hoc training to users.
  • Participate in an early (0700) and late (1900) shift, and on-call cover on a rotating basis.


  • Bachelor or Master degree in a numerate subject (Engineering, Computer Science, Math, Physics, etc.) required.
  • Minimum 3 years’ experience in Electronic Markets Application Support.
  • Strong analytic and problem solving skills.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Motivated to work under own initiative whilst being a team player.
  • Strong knowledge of the FX business products and Electronic Markets.
  • Strong knowledge of SQL (SQL Server and Oracle).
  • Strong knowledge of Excel/VBA.
  • Strong knowledge of Unix/Linux systems
  • Knowledge of Networks, Market Data and messaging technologies (FIX, TCP/IP, TIBRV, MQ Series, Multicast).
  • Knowledge of scripting languages beneficial. Knowledge of C++/C# beneficial.

When you join The Bartech Group, an Impellam company you launch a career. Bartech one of North America's largest and fastest-growing staffing firms, continues to elevate the staffing industry to a higher level of thinking. We specialize in Contract and Direct Placement of Engineering, IT, Technical, Professional and Finance & Accounting specialists.

Bartech values diversity and inclusion in its workforce and we invite all applicants to apply. We review all applications and will contact candidates whose skills are best suited for this role. If you are not immediately contacted please note that we will retain your resume for future opportunities.

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