Senior IT Infrastructure Specialist (Equities Trading), Gdansk

We are looking for a Senior IT Infrastructure Specialist to join our Application Maintenance team. This is an opportunity for you to gain knowledge and experience in highly competitive and challenging Equities trading area and take part in building a reliable IT setup for this business.

Machine learning, robotics, cloud computing. We’re harnessing the power of technology to reinvent the future of banking. A digital revolution is underway – joining us puts you at the heart of it.

Working with skilled, international teams in a fast-paced, agile environment, you’ll play a part in making us truly digital. We all have a role in building the best bank that serves our customers’ changing needs – through innovative solutions, collaboration and partnering with fintechs.
Are you ready to embark on a learning journey where we lead the way and push the limits in transforming the future of banking?


Your future responsibilities


You’ll join Application Maintenance team, where we are in charge of all Equities Trading flows in Nordea.

What you will be doing:


  • Incidents & Problems:
    • Investigate every incident till the root cause is found
    • Prevent incidents from reoccurrence or minimize their impact
    • Work with other teams in Nordea to get above done
    • Send regular status updates to business
  • Monitoring:
    • Maintain existing and build new
    • Integrate with other monitoring solutions
    • Document, reduce noise and automate
    • Make sure PROD & TEST monitoring setups are in sync
  • Automation:
    • Identify manual work
    • Prioritize
    • Automate
    • Improve automated testing
  • Changes/Deployments/Go Lives:
    • Assess risk
    • Coordinate
    • Implement
  • Projects:
    • Participate in projects - plan/schedule/test/follow up/get necessary/go live

The role is based in Gdansk.


Who you are

Collaboration. Ownership. Passion. Courage. These are the four key values that guide us in being at our best. We imagine that you enjoy learning and are excited about bringing your ideas to the table. You’re dependable, willing to speak up – even when it’s difficult – and committed to empowering others.

Your profile and background:


  • You understand the concept of continuous integration and deployment pipelines (Bamboo, Jenkins)
  • You know configuration management and orchestration (e.g. Ansible, Puppet, Chef)
  • You are a critical-thinker with analytical approach towards solving problems, as well as you are a good communicator and team player
  • You are flexible in terms of task stack (operations / development / analysis)
  • You have experience in system administration (Windows / Unix / Linux) and you posses basic programming skills (python, bash, C++ or java)
  • Experience in Investment Banking and experience in trading applications Front Arena, Tbricks, UL Bridge would be an asset

If this sounds like you, get in touch!


More information

At nordea.pl, you can read more about us and the benefits you’ll get when joining the Nordea team.
At Nordea, we recruit from the widest possible pool and hire the best person for the job. Because diversity makes us stronger. And once you are on board, you will find that we offer equal opportunities to everyone.

Please submit your application no later than 27 June 2019.

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