Debian Systems Engineer

Salary depends on experience
Posted on 07/11/18
Accounting, Finance & Insurance
Salary depends on experience
Posted on 07/11/18

The Systems team builds and maintains the computers, networks, data storage, operating systems, and software that allow our trading strategies and research environment to run worldwide 24/7.  We are looking for all-star systems engineers who like being challenged, hate to climb corporate ladders, and love working in fast-paced environments. Responsibilities are broad and include operating system deployment and configuration automation, performance tuning, tool development, testing new hardware and software, and much more. We are jacks-of-all-trades who can effectively multitask yet retain a high attention to detail that keeps our systems running as efficiently as possible.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Debian packaging, deployment automation, configuration management
  • Linux performance analysis and tuning
  • Troubleshoot complex OS and networking issues
  • Build tools to improve our research, trading, automation, and monitoring
  • Contribute to the ongoing maintenance and improvement of large scale Linux installations


The Skills:

  • Extensive knowledge of Linux, especially Debian
  • Python and shell scriptingexperiencerequired
  • Familiarity with systems configuration management, monitoring, and metrics
  • Understanding of network protocols and file systems
  • Strong communication skills


The Profile:

  • BS in Computer Science, Management Information Systems, or related field
  • Ability to analyze and fix problems quickly
  • Ability to manage time efficiently, working independently and on a team
  • Eager to learn and apply new skills quickly
  • Automation geek: you don't like to do the same task twice manually
  • You enjoy tinkering with technology in your spare time

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