Graduate FIX Onboarding Specialist

Job description

FlexTrade Systems:

FlexTrade Systems is a global leader in high performance multi-asset execution management and order management systems for equities, fixed income, foreign exchange, futures, and options. A pioneer in the field, FlexTrade is internationally recognized for introducing FlexTRADER®, the world’s first broker-neutral, execution management trading system, which allows clients to completely control and customize their execution workflows through a comprehensive ability to search/access liquidity while maintaining the confidentiality of their trading strategies.

The Team:

We are actively seeking an Onboarding Specialist for a unique opportunity to join a growing team working with our flagship product FlexTRADER, a highly customisable multi-asset class execution management system used by some of the largest investment banks and hedge funds in the world. The role represents an excellent opportunity to gain experience in dealing with high-profile contacts, cutting-edge technology and the financial services industry.

About you:

The candidate will be part of the Onboarding team (Client Services) and exposed to all asset classes (Equities, Futures and Options, Fixed Income and FX) and all types of flow (Cash, DMA, Algos, Portfolio Trading, IOIs …).

Key Responsibilities:

  • BuySide/SellSide Onboarding: Build and set up new FIX sessions to connect FlexTrade clients and brokers/exchanges.
  • Onboard existing clients with new destinations and for new asset classes.
  • Work with development and Implementation teams to design and deploy new features for our clients.
  • Perform certification testing with providers across multiple asset classes and flows.
  • Maintain technical documentations.
  • Work with production support and network teams for resolution of production issues.
  • Help building tools to support client integrations.
  • Review implementation changes into production.



  • A 2:1 Bachelor’s degree (or higher) in a numerate subject (e.g. Computer Science, Engineering, Mathematics, Physics).
  • Technical knowledge and a desire to improve in areas such as C++, JavaScript, XML, Shell-scripting, Linux, Windows, Python…
  • Ability to communicate confidently and concisely with both business and technical teams, vendor providers and colleagues.
  • Good knowledge of FIX protocol is a plus.
  • Excellent time management skills, ability to multi-task.
  • Desire to learn both the business and technical aspects of the financial capital markets in which FlexTrade operates.
  • Accuracy and attention to detail.

Does this sound like you? We would love to hear from you. You can apply on the link on this page and we will get back to you as soon as we are able. For more information visit or follow us on twitter and LinkedIn for the latest updates.

FlexTrade Systems, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer and makes employment decisions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, or any other status protected by law.

Flextrade UK Ltd. conducts a pre-employment screening which consists in a

Criminal History Background and Credit Check for successful candidates.