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Linux Engineer - Low Latency Trading Systems

Job Title: Linux Engineer - Low Latency Trading Systems
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, England
Salary: £90000 - £115000 per annum + bonus + benefits
REF: BB/14845/C/KS/240220_1582562252
Contact Name: Support Team
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Job Published: about 1 year ago

Job Description

Linux Engineer / Platform Engineer (Linux RHCE CPU IO Low Latency Network TCP). Are you a technologist seeking a technically challenging role where you can take a lead role, remain hands-on with technology and make a real impact? You could be joining a global FTSE 250 trading firm that has been recognised as one of Britain's top employers.

As a Linux Engineer / Platform Engineer you will ensure that the high frequency, low latency trade execution and real-time market data platform is efficient, reliable and fit for purpose. You'll be an SME and provide technical leadership to like-minded technical experts with a focus on server infrastructure and networks; identifying bottlenecks within a system and tuning them accordingly (e.g. disk sub systems, the network stack).

You'll based in open plan City based offices with a range of facilities and break out areas including pool table and ping pong table. There's a good work / life balance including flexible working hours and the option to work from home for part of the week.

*Strong knowledge of Linux OS (ideally RHCE); ability to troubleshoot kernel level systems problems
*Experience of tuning systems based on CPU / IO / Memory profiles
*Knowledge of low latency network technologies e.g. ChelsIO / Solarflare
*Good understanding of core networking concepts including TCP, LAN/WAN protocols and datacentre architectures
*Leadership / mentoring experience; collaborative and keen to share knowledge and continually learn
*Organised and able to cope with multiple concurrent projects

As a Linux Engineer / Platform Engineer you will earn a competitive salary (to £115k) plus bonus and benefits package including pension, private medical care, gym membership, season ticket loan and much more.

Apply now or call to find out more about this Linux Engineer / Platform Engineer opportunity.