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Linux Systems Engineer - Trading

Job Title: Linux Systems Engineer - Trading
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, England
Salary: £85000 - £100000 per annum + bonus + benefits
REF: BB/16544/A/KS/110521_1620727118
Contact Name: Support Team
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Job Published: 5 months ago

Job Description

Linux Systems Engineer / Administrator (RedHat Linux). Prestigious Hedge Fund is seeking a senior Linux Systems Administrator to support and maintain critical, real-time trading systems within a 24/7 environment.

As a senior Linux Systems Administrator 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 Systems Engineer / Administrator 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.

Fantastic new office based in the heart of West London, professional yet informal atmosphere (casual dress code, sociable); onsite gym, meditation room and a range of other facilities.
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).

*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 Systems Engineer / Administrator 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 Systems Engineer / Administrator (RedHat Linux) opportunity.