Senior Systems Engineer, Trading Infrastructure, Low Latency,

London (Central), London (Greater)
£75000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
04 Dec 2013
01 Jan 2014
SP LON
Sarah Philby
IT
Permanent
Full Time

Senior Systems Engineer, Trading Infrastructure, Low Latency, Systems Administration, UNIX, Linux, Python, BASH, Perl, Algorithmic Trading, Nagios, Puppet, Financial Technology

Senior Systems Engineer, Trading Infrastructure, Low Latency, Systems Administration, UNIX, Linux, Python, BASH, Perl, Algorithmic Trading, Nagios, Puppet, Financial Technology

An award winning Hedgefund specialising in high frequency and algorithmic trading is seeking a Senior Systems Engineer to join their London based team. This is a diverse opportunity that will involve working with a broad range of technologies including - Perl, Bash, Python, Linux, UNIX Infrastructure.

The Trading Infrastructure Engineer will be working across multiple areas of the business and working in a creative and experimental fashion to ensure that the best technologies methods and tools are being utilised for maximum impact to the trading environment.

This is an exciting opportunity to work within a forward thinking and technical environment. My client invests significantly into technology and as the Linux Systems Engineer you will be building in impressive portfolio if bleeding edge technology. My client is growing company and can offer an exciting rout of internal progression.

To be considered for the role of - Linux Systems Engineer, Trading Infrastructure, Systems Administration, UNIX, Linux, Python, BASH, Algorithmic Trading, Financial Technology - you will need skills and experience in the following:

  • A background working with UNIX / Linux technology - Essential
  • Experience working with RHEL derivatives - Ideal
  • Skills around scripting such as Python, Perl, Bash, - Necessary
  • Experience with Configuration management tools such as Puppet / CFEngine - Necessary
  • Infrastructure monitoring tools such as Zabbix/Nagios - Necessary
  • Excellent communication skills - Essential
  • Excellent Organisation skills - Essential

Senior Systems Engineer, Trading Infrastructure, Low Latency, Systems Administration, UNIX, Linux, Python, BASH, Perl, Algorithmic Trading, Nagios, Puppet, Financial Technology

Senior Systems Engineer, Trading Infrastructure, Low Latency, Systems Administration, UNIX, Linux, Python, BASH, Perl, Algorithmic Trading, Nagios, Puppet, Financial Technology