We are looking for a Senior Consultant FrontArena Germany

to join our team in Frankfurt am Main, Hessen, Germany

  • Competitive
  • Frankfurt am Main, Hessen, Germany
  • Permanent, Full time
  • FIS Global
  • 2018-12-16
Delivering services along with, and on the side of, the software is a key requirement for a software vendor like FIS. These services highly contribute to the overall satisfaction of our customers.
Capital Markets Consulting Services (CMCS) mainly provides services related to Front Arena, our world class trading and risk management system. CMCS is established in major European Financial centers and has had a strong growth in recent years. The growth continues and we are now looking for experienced professionals to join our office in Frankfurt.
Representing CMCS, you will help clients develop more efficient tools, models and processes for their trading and risk management operations. You will take part in the advisory, management, implementation, integration and customization of our products at investment banks and financial institutions, aiming to stream-line them for cutting-edge performance and business processing.
As a new member of the crew you will be extensively trained in our products and supported by senior colleagues. Considering your previous experience from the field, required adequate add-on training and parallel work with our senior associates would be arranged prior to engaging in live assignments.

This position requires a willingness and ability to frequent travel (50% to 80%) mostly in Germany, and EMEA.

  • Execute assignments by delivering customer facing on-site consultancy services
  • Guide and assist clients in configuring, extending and integrating FIS software in customers' environments
  • Deliver user training
  • Provide business expertise and best practice in the trading and risk space
  • Resolve client specific product challenges as well as consulting customer on best use of the FIS software
  • Continuously improve your own understanding of the Front Arena solution.
  • Securing customer satisfaction, including promptly highlighting any potential issues to allow a pro-active resolution.
Position Requirements Essential Qualifications & Experience
  • Degree in Engineering or Computer Sciences
  • Experience from the financial sector, software industry or in a financial software technical support environment.
  • Experience of software development or configuration for client-server based, object-oriented and relational database technology.
  • Solid knowledge of C/C++, SQL Server and Python
  • Working understanding of Capital Markets instruments, both listed and OTC
  • Understand the workflow of trading processes
  • Fluent in German and English (both verbal and in writing) is mandatory
Soft Skills:
  • Problem-solving skills, willingness for hands-on work and knowledge striving
  • A genuine interest to understand the financial markets and its players
  • Stress tolerance, service-mindedness and teamwork orientation
  • Good presentation and communication skills

Interested to find out more? Apply now to become part of the FIS team! We look forwards to recieving your application.