SSGA Fixed Income Trade Operations Associate
Location:
Boston , Massachusetts
Posted:
October 18, 2017
Reference:
169207
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Job Description
Job Duties and Responsibilities:
Provide Middle Office support to our Fixed Income Trading Desks, Portfolio Managers, new business, Accounting, Data-Help, external vendors, custodians, brokers and our technology team.
  • Support all Fixed Income trading activity through the use of various technology platforms
  • Identify and resolve the root cause of all issues
  • Maintain applications, perform tests, provide requirements to vendors and our internal IT department to enhance and build out our proprietary technology
  • Continually seek best practice for current processes and procedures
  • Be knowledgeable of all systems and their downstream effects with a focus on maintaining standards
  • Support IT with requirements needed for new business and regulations
  • Seek automation when possible and to continuosly improve upon existing processes


Qualifications
Qualifications:
  • 3 to 5 years of related experience in Fixed Income Trade Operations.
  • Perfered System experience: Fixed Income Trading Platforms (OMS) CRD, Minerva, Aladdin, Tradeweb, MarketAxess, SWIFT, Collateral Management (CMW, Protocol, COLLINE, etc.), MBS Optimizers (Alpha TBA Mortgage Master or MBS Expert), Omgeo Products such as CTM and ALERT, Bloomberg, and Accounting platforms such as Portia or RKS.
  • Exceptionally technology-oriented with the ability to learn applications quickly; will consider candidates with programming backgrounds as that would be seen as a plus.


Job Opening ID
169207

Location
Boston-MA-USA

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