MetaTrader / Platform Administrator - Cape Town

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    South Africa, Cape Town

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    Salary based on skills and experience plus annual performance-based bonuses

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Our client is a South African-based Forex Broker licensed and regulated by the Financial Sector Conduct Authority (FSCA) and they are currently looking to recruit a dynamic and experienced candidate in the role of MetaTrader /Platform Administrator for their Cape Town offices in South Africa or working remotely from Cyprus. 
The successful candidate will have a minimum of 3 years plus experience in a similar role, if you feel you have the necessary skills and industry experience we look forward to receiving your CV for consideration for this opportunity.

Main Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Installing, configuring, hosting and maintenance of MT4 and MT5 servers, operating systems, trading applications, plug-ins, and system components ensuring optimal performance at all times.. 
  • Manage system upgrades, document processes, and provide technical support for their clients and internal departments.
  • Perform maintenance and stress tests on our systems and resolve any issues.
  • Manage data feeds.
  • Ensure the smooth operation of the MT5 platform.
  • Collaborate with external advisors and vendors to keep our MT5 technology in perfect order and up to date.

Candidate Profile:

  • University degree in information technology or a related field or equivalent in training and experience.
  • 3+ years of experience in a similar role.
  • Hands-on experience with MT4/MT5 trading platforms or other trading platforms.
  • Experience creating a reliable and redundant MT5 platform by leveraging backup trade servers and system backups.
  • An understanding of log aggregation, metric monitoring, and alerting for MT5.
  • Outstanding troubleshooting skills.
  • Excellent spoken and written English communication skills. 

Salary and Benefits:  

  • Salary based on skills and experience 
  • Performance based bonuses annually

To apply:

Please send your CV to StaffMatters at and mention that you are applying for the vacancy of MetaTrader / Platform Administrator with reference number 1131.
Or you can apply directly through your candidate login by hitting the APPLY button.