Application Support Trading Consultant - Montreal

Application Support Trading Consultant - Montreal

Application Support Trading Consultant - Montreal 1 1 Quanteam

IT & Information Systems

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This is a central and dynamic position, as you'll be providing technical and functional support for the applications.

In this role, you will receive in-depth exposure to the commercial and technological aspects of the equity derivatives business.


  • Provide rapid resolution of functional and technical issues and report incidents to the appropriate chain of command. The end-user community includes FO, MO, Product controls and Risk.
  • Solve functional problems in a complex financial environment, with different applications and architectures at regional and/or global level.
  • Provide functional and technical expertise to produce and promote sustainable, quality solutions. This includes system requirements documentation and support documentation.
  • Communicate with users in the event of an application interruption.
  • Collaborate with development teams in Bangalore, New York and Paris.
  • Understand the regulatory environment and its constraints.
  • Carry out tests after deployment of new versions (quality assurance).
  • Manage user requests and ad hoc data search requests.
  • Respond to end-users, document and track (case histories, issues and action steps) the response.
  • Research technical processes using sources such as error logs and technical product documentation; and identify solutions to solve problems or improve efficiency.
  • Respect internal norms, standards and processes.
  • Report timely production and project status to customers and management.
  • Collaborate with development teams (NY/Paris) on release management.
  • Collaborate with global support teams (Paris/Asia) to ensure quality end-user support.


  • Master's level (business school, engineering school or university).


  • Significant experience in application support.
  • Knowledge of financial market risk management (risk analysis, VaR, SVaR, PnL, liquidity).
  • Knowledge of fixed-income products (bonds, swaps, forex, options, etc.).
  • + More than 2 years' experience with Microsoft Office applications.
  • + More than 2 years' experience with SQL (SQL Server, Oracle, etc.).
  • + More than 2 years' experience with Unix, Linux and Windows server environments.
  • Bonus: Programming skills (Python, Shell) / FRM certification.

Your key assets :

  • Fluency in English (written / spoken) required.
  • Able to work as part of a team.
  • Able to handle pressure.
  • Passionate, proactive, determined and curious.


Quanteam is handi-accommodating and is committed to professional equality and diversity. We are open to all talents, and therefore encourages anyone with the skills mentioned in this offer to apply.
Quanteam offers a business model based on responsibility, commitment, and responsible management, and is committed to sustainable development and respect for the environment.

About Quanteam

Quanteam (part of the Rainbow Partners Group) is a consulting firm specializing in the banking, finance, and financial services sectors.

Our 740 consultants, who represent 35 nationalities, are based in Paris, Lyon, London, New York City, Montreal, Geneva, Lisbon, Porto, Brussels, and Casablanca.

With its dual business and IT skills, Quanteam supports its key account customers (corporate and investment banks, asset management companies, private and retail banks, securities depositaries throughout the Front-to-Back chain, in the evolution of their business activities and in their Transformation projects.

Our teams are organized around 5 areas of expertise:

  • Quantitative Finance
  • Risk, Compliance and Regulatory Affairs
  • Operations and Finance
  • Transformation and Organization
  • IT and Information Systems

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