Platform Messaging Engineer

United Kingdom, London
Job ID: 1511

Job Description

Our client is a top-tier, global hedge fund who leverage bleeding-edge technology to solve complex problems for the business. They require a messaging engineer to implement and extend our suite of tools for Portfolio and Risk Managers.

This hands-on role requires someone with experience developing production-ready code in one or more languages (preferably Python or Java). This individual will have experience with high performance messaging infrastructure, as well as experience with the build-out and management of cloud messaging infrastructure on at least one cloud provider.

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  • The primary responsibility is a real-time message bus (high volume, not ultra-low latency).
  • Additional responsibilities may include:
    • Stream processing
    • HPC job scheduling
    • Workflow management and batch processing
    • Container orchestration
    • Service discovery

Technical Experience and Qualifications Required:

  • Experience in environments with 24/7 reliance on messaging systems
  • Understanding of the messaging domain, congestion, delays, trade-offs and tech landscape
  • Deployed and/or used stream processing systems
  • Products like kafka, pulsar, pravega, AWS sqs, GCP pubsub
  • Experience with Solace a plus.

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