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Senior Systems Engineer (RHEL derivatives, Linux, Scripting)

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Recruiter
Harrington Starr
Posted
27 November 2013
Closes
25 December 2013
Ref
MSt-SnrSysEng
Contact
Melissa St Hill
Function
Contract Type
Hours
Salary
£70000 - £90000 per annum

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Senior Systems Engineer (RHEL derivatives, Linux, Scripting)

Senior Systems Engineer (RHEL derivatives, Linux, Scripting, Perl, Bash, Python, Low Latency, Puppet, Nagios, Zabbix, VMWare, SAN, Infrastructure, Financial Technology, London)

Senior Systems Engineer (RHEL derivatives, Linux, Scripting)

Salary: £90,000 basic

Organisation: Independent Financial Services Organisation

Location: London, City

A globally recognised independent trading business that have a strong focus around market making, brokerage services and low latency algorithmic trading are currently looking for a Senior Systems Engineer (RHEL derivatives, Linux, Scripting) to join their London-based infrastructure team focused around the market making arena. The role will help towards enhancing and maintaining their bespoke trading platform and associated trading engines.

The successful Senior Systems Engineer (RHEL derivatives, Linux, Scripting) will be responsible for developing and maintaining the infrastructure within my client's offices and at exchange colocation environments, as well as interacting with a global team of experts and ensuring trading functionality is being carried out at an optimum level.

In order to be considered for the role of the Senior Systems Engineer (RHEL derivatives, Linux, Scripting, Perl, Bash, Python, Low Latency, Puppet, Nagios, Zabbix, VMWare, SAN, Infrastructure, Financial Technology, London) the following is important:

  • · BSc Computer Science or a related degree
  • · Solid experience with RHEL derivatives, Bios/Kernel Tuning and Optimizations for Ultra Low Latency Trading
  • · Strong experience networking in a Linux environment with a solid background in networking
  • · Strong scripting experience surrounding Perl, Bash, Python, Ruby etc
  • · Exposure to VMWare and SAN infrastructure
  • Exposure to low latency monitoring tools such as Corvil will be highly advantageous for this role, as well as exposure to financial markets, market data feeds and order execution APIs. Exposure to medium-sized global Windows infrastructure is preferred.

    This is a fantastic opportunity to join an award-winning organisation that has best-of-breed technology, and allows for exposure to various parts of the business such as traders, quant analysts and development teams. You will have a unique chance to build and enhance the company's trading platform, as well as getting heavily involved in testing new hardware technology and ensuring low-latency, scalable and reliable solutions to the company's hardware infrastructure.

    If this is an opportunity that you wish to be considered for or to discuss further, please send your CV to Melissa at Harrington Starr or call in for a general chat.

    Senior Systems Engineer (RHEL derivatives, Linux, Scripting, Perl, Bash, Python, Low Latency, Puppet, Nagios, Zabbix, VMWare, SAN, Infrastructure, Financial Technology, London)

    Harrington Starr