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Linux Engineer - Hedge Fund

Job Title: Linux Engineer - Hedge Fund
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, England
Salary: £85000 - £100000 per annum + bonus + benefits
REF: BB/16544/B/KS/260521_1622018668
Contact Name: Support Team
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Job Published: 6 months ago

Job Description

Linux Engineer / Administrator (RedHat Linux). Do you have expertise with Linux?

You could be progressing your career at a prestigious Hedge Fund.

As a senior Linux Engineer you'll support and maintain critical, real-time trading systems within a 24/7 environment, you'll be working fairly autonomously in conjunction with the Team Lead based in New York and will be responsible for handling all aspects of their RedHat Enterprise Linux servers including design, implementation and documentation; identifying repetitive manual tasks and automating these wherever possible. You will work closely with Front Office users and be instrumental in building new systematic trading strategies.

This is a high profile Linux Engineer role that you can really take ownership of, they are seeking an ambitious individual looking to take on a responsible role with the ability to work in a dynamic, fast paced environment sometimes under pressure.

There's a remote interview and onboarding process as well as the ability to work from home; there's plans to re-open the office in September with a staggered return and 2 days a week in the office (more if preferred); when you are in you can enjoy onsite gym, meditation room and a range of other facilities.

*Indepth knowledge of Linux OS; ideally RedHat Enterprise with professional qualification such as RHCE, RHCA or Red Hat Certified Specialist in Ansible Automation
*Experience of working in a front office trading environment
*Strong scripting skills with bash and Python
*Good working knowledge of containerisation and Kubernetes; AWS; DevOps principles
*Proficiency with VMWare and Virtual machine orchestration
*Understanding of data centre operations
*Excellent written and verbal communication skills

As a Linux Engineer you can expect to earn a highly competitive salary (to £100k) plus bonus and benefits package.

Apply now or call to find out more about this Linux Engineer (RedHat Linux) opportunity.