Trading Systems Support Analyst - London

Miller Maxwell Ltd
London (Greater)
From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum Bonus and benefits package
13 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Trading Systems Support Analyst - UNIX – Linux – Python - Proprietary Trading House - FinTech - London. Miller Maxwell has been approached by US based proprietary trading house expanding into the European markets, who are searching for a Linux System Administrator to join their expanding team. The proprietary trading house was established in 1998 and is at the forefront quantitative trading across global financial markets and due to success and growth of the company, they urgently require a specialist in their field Linux Systems Administrator. The Trading Systems Support Analyst will join an expanding front-office System Administration team specialising in High Frequency Trading. This is an outstanding opportunity for a specialist Trading Systems Support Analyst to join a highly profitable Proprietary Trading House specialising in Low Latency High Frequency Trading Platforms.

The Trading Systems Support Analyst will:

  • Provide Unix system administration
  • Administer and troubleshoot a live production environment
  • Delivery UNIX O/S and third party software upgrades
  • Resolve network connectivity issues
  • 3rd level infrastructure support issues resolution
  • Work closely with offices in Chicago and New York.
  • System performance monitoring – Kickstart, Chef, Puppet
  • Work closely with internal development, DBA, Data Security, Network and client groups to troubleshoot infrastructure – product issues
  • Capacity planning for new environments including plan and design
Trading Systems Support Analyst will have:

  • At least 6 years’ experience working within systems administration, infrastructure support or product systems support
  • Strong Sys Admin experience is essential for this role.
  • UNIX – Linux - Redhat essential
  • Scripting experience – Python
  • Knowledge of Windows Server & networking – TCP/IP, DNS beneficial
  • Knowledge of Chef – Puppet – Kickstart – beneficial but not essential
  • UNIX Skills (LDAP, DNS, NFS, rsync and iptables)
Trading Systems Support Analyst – Unix – Linux – - Proprietary Trading House - FinTech - London. This is a highly technical role dealing with low level financial systems across systems administration, networking, data centres and real-time trading applications. A Trading Systems Support Analyst that wishes to work with dynamic, real-time systems and products will be extremely happy within this role and company. The Infrastructure Systems Administrator will gain experience working with blue-chip clients and work with award winning software. There is a generous benefits package and bonus scheme awarded by this client.

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