Opportunity awaits...

System Engineer

  • US$180,000 to US$250,000pa
  • Texas, United States
  • Permanent
I'm working with a leading financial firm that leverages cutting edge technology to deliver liquidity to the global markets and innovative, transparent trading solutions to our clients. Their market structure expertise, broad diversification, and execution technology enables us to provide competitive bids and offers in over 19,000 securities, at over 235 venues, in 36 countries worldwide.

The role:

Their trading platform runs on high performance servers distributed across datacenters and offices throughout the world. These servers are highly automated and finely tuned to meet the growing demands of their business. This Systems Engineers is responsible for designing, building, and supporting these servers, working with engineers across the global groups to ensure that their trading platform remains the best in the business..

What you need:

- Background in Linux/Unix administration up to 10 years.
- Kernel tuning experience.
- Strong understanding of networking protocols and network topology (NFS, DHCP, IP,
- TCP, UDP, TFTP and NTP).
- Knowledge of Kickstart, Ansible, Yum, Git, SVN.
- Strong scripting ability (Bash, Python etc.).
- Experience with BIOS configuration.

Why them:

- The opportunity to make an impact in a highly visible role within the firm
- A great place for upward and geographic mobility
- Direct exposure to the decision makers and senior leaders on the business side
- A company that’s investing a sizable amount in its technology department
- Teams that are passionate about continually learning, improving, and raising the bar
- A community that values hard work as well as work-life balance

If you think it looks interesting please don't hesitate to apply or reach out to me accordingly on c.card@franklinfitch.com
Connor Card Senior Consultant - Server & DevOps