Senior Linux Engineer - Hedge Fund - London - Excellent £££

Hays Finance Technology
London (Greater)
13 Feb 2018
16 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Linux (Redhat), Ansible, Puppet, Perl, Bash, Java, C++, Hedge Fund, Low Latency

Your new company
My client is a market leading Hedge Fund who is looking to hire a Senior Linux Engineer with a strong background in scripting, system-level analysis, and automation.

Your new role
Ideally you are a Linux SME who will assist in improving the performance of the trading system and providing metrics so decisions can be made on data. The successful candidate must be able to interact with development to design and implement scalable and low latency solutions.

What you'll need to succeed

In-depth knowledge in the below:
  • Linux (Redhat)
  • Config management (Puppet or Ansible)
  • GNU build system i.e. Autoconf, Automake, Libtool, configure
  • gcc, g++, gdb, make, git, subversion, and how they are used in a RHEL environment
  • Continuous Delivery, Continuous Testing, SDLC
  • Influx, Elasticsearch and their frameworks i.e. TICK and ELK
  • Automating all aspects of Linux system administration
  • Senior level Perl, Python, and Bash programming skills, experience with Ruby, and formal object-oriented languages (C++/Java, etc.)
  • Computer Science, or related engineering or science curriculum
  • Experience in: NFS, SMTP, Autofs, LDAP, SNMP, NTP, PTP, Systemd, awk

What you'll get in return

Working for a leading Hedge Fund - Salary is uncapped w/ bonus & unrivalled benefits.

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