Trading Systems DevOps Engineer

United Kingdom, London, Europe
Job ID: 1309, 1338

Job Description

Our client, a truly technology driven quantitative trading firm with offices over the world, is seeking a DevOps Engineer for their trading systems group in London. The role is split between project-oriented work and operations. Engineers work on projects to improve the trading infrastructure. The operational side of the role is based on a support rota, where engineers monitor system health, and work with trading desks and other technology groups to understand and react to issues as they arise during the trading day.

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Job Responsibilities

  • Working with the Systems Developers to write code for the trading infrastructure
  • Create and improve the tools and systems for managing, monitoring, and configuring the infrastructure
  • Work with exchanges and brokers to onboard new venues and/or products
  • Improve the systems administration tools and practices
  • Extend and improve the documentation of our systems and procedures

Technical Experience and Knowledge

  • Experience in software development and/or systems administration
  • Strong debugging and troubleshooting skills
  • Exposure to trading systems
  • Experience operating in a Unix environment

Preferred Qualifications

  • Software engineering focused in a Linux environment
  • Functional programming abilities
  • Experience with/desire to work with the business/front office

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