Senior Linux Engineer AVP, Investment Bank, London

Location
City of London
Salary
Negotiable
Posted
20 Mar 2013
Closes
17 Apr 2013
Ref
HA-12328418
Contact
Liam Gaffey
Function
IT
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Senior Linux Engineer AVP, Investment Bank,London

One of London's tier one investment banks are looking for a senior Linux engineer / systems administrator to help support their high frequency trading environment.

The role will focus around the resolution of Linux based server issues. You will also be tasked with maintaining scripts, batch files and package for the Linux environment.

If you are interested in working with the most cutting edge technology on the market in a high-octane environment this role will definitely be of interest to you.

Technical Skill Set:

  • Experience in Linux Administration (RHEL 5/6)
  • Kernel tuning experience
  • Exposure to networking and networking topology
  • Strong scripting ability - Bash / Perl / Python
  • Puppet / Kickstart / Yum
  • Low latency experience
  • Previous HFT / Investment banking experience (advantageous)
  • Understanding of what milli-, nano-, and micro-seconds are and why they're important in HFT

The client is very keen to hear from candidates who have previous experience supporting a trade orientated environment (low latency).

This is a fantastic opportunity within one of London's premier financial institutions. There are ample opportunities for career progression on offer for hard-working focused individuals.

If you are interested in this position then please attach a current version of your CV in response.

To find out more about Huxley Associates, please visit www.huxley.com.