On-Site Engineer (Zug)

  • Job Ref: 9788
  • Zug
  • IT - Support

Job Title: Options Technology Support On-Site Engineer
Location: Zug, Switzerland

About Us: Options Technology is a leading provider of cloud-enabled managed services to the global financial industry. We specialize in delivering high-performance technology infrastructure and support services for hedge funds, proprietary trading firms, and investment banks. Our mission is to empower our clients with cutting-edge technology solutions, enabling them to thrive in a fast-paced and competitive industry.

Job Summary: As an Options Technology Support On-Site Engineer, you will play a critical role in supporting our options trading operations and technology infrastructure. You will work closely with the client’s technology team, and other technology professionals to ensure the smooth operation of our options trading platform. This is an exciting opportunity to work in a fast-paced environment and contribute to the success of a global alternative investment firm. We are seeking a talented and motivated Options Technology Support On-Site Engineer to join our dynamic team in Zug, Switzerland.



1. On-Site Technical Support: Serve as the primary technical point of contact for the client, providing on-site support for all options trading technology systems.
2. System Monitoring and Maintenance: Monitor the health and performance of internalsystems, ensuring that they are operating optimally. Conduct regular maintenance activities, including software updates and configuration changes, to keep systems up to date.
3. Troubleshooting and Issue Resolution: Diagnose and resolve technical issues. Escalate complex problems to appropriate internal teams and coordinate with them to find timely solutions.
4. Incident Management: Respond to incidents and service requests raised by the client, adhering to defined service level agreements (SLAs) and following established incident management processes. Document incidents and their resolutions accurately.
5. Client Relationship Management: Build and maintain strong relationships with key client stakeholders, understanding their requirements and proactively addressing their concerns. Serve as a technical advisor to the client.
6. System Enhancements and Upgrades: Collaborate with the Options Technology development team to implement system enhancements and upgrades. Participate in testing and validation activities to ensure smooth deployment.
7. Training and Knowledge Sharing: Conduct training sessions for the client's technical staff to enhance their understanding of the options trading systems. Share technical knowledge and best practices with both internal teams and the client to foster continuous improvement.


Desired Qualifications and Requirements

1. Bachelor's degree in computer science, information technology, or a related field (or equivalent experience).
2. Technical Expertise: desirable to have specifically strong knowledge of 365, Azure, Endpoint Management, Device Deployment. AV troubleshooting.
3. Experience: Minimum of 1-2 years of experience in a similar role within the financial services industry, providing on-site technical support and troubleshooting.
4. Problem-Solving Skills: Ability to analyze complex technical issues, identify root causes, and propose effective solutions. Strong troubleshooting and diagnostic skills with the ability to handle high-pressure situations calmly.
5. Communication and Interpersonal Skills: Excellent verbal and written communication skills with the ability to convey technical information clearly and concisely. Strong interpersonal skills to build relationships with clients and collaborate effectively with cross-functional teams.
6. Client Focus: Demonstrated ability to understand and fulfil client requirements while providing exceptional customer service. Proactive in anticipating client needs and exceeding their expectations.
7. Adaptability and Flexibility: Ability to thrive in a fast-paced and dynamic environment. Willingness to adapt to changing priorities and take on additional responsibilities as required.