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Head Application Operations



Barcelona, Spain
Posted on Friday, May 5, 2023

We drive the transformation of the financial markets. That’s why we invest in bright minds, in their ideas, knowledge and development. We do that by combining our best sides.

If you would like to find out why stability makes us so agile, why experience makes us so curious and why empathy makes us so impactful, apply now for the position of

Head Application Operations

Barcelona | working from home up to 60% | Reference 5188

BME is the infrastructure of all the securities markets and financial systems in Spain and is owned by SIX.

Are you passionate about modern technology? Do you want to work in an environment where collaboration, trust and customer focus are paramount? Then we want to hear from you. We are looking for a bright mind to lead the Exchanges Application Operations in Spain. You will be involved in application operations, rollouts, monitoring, testing and business continuity. You will work in a diverse environment in close cooperation with the development teams, the business areas, and both internal and external clients.

What You Will Do

  • lead the Exchanges Application Operations team in Spain, in charge of Application Operations of the Spanish Stock Exchanges, Fixed Income Exchanges, Derivatives Exchange and Exchange-related Regulatory Services at BME
  • improve scalability, service reliability, capacity, security and performance
  • design, deploy and administrate highly available services within Linux and Windows environments, including automated monitoring and alerting
  • coordinate stakeholders as part of run the business and change the business operational topics
  • be a key stakeholder in change management, incident management, problem management, business continuity management, capacity management and security management processes

What You Bring

  • strong leadership and collaboration skills
  • strong Ops and DevOps mindset with capability of defining procedures and designing tools to increase efficiency
  • excellent troubleshooting skills
  • nice to have: BMC Remedy ITSM, Confluence, Jira
  • ability to work independently and collaboratively in fast-paced, agile environment
  • very good verbal and written English and Spanish

If you have any questions, please call German Lopez Arranz at +34 91 709 5771.

For this vacancy we only accept direct applications.

Diversity is important to us. Therefore, we are looking to receiving applications regardless of any personal background.

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