Market Data Engineer


New York, NY

Industry: Staffing & Recruiting


5 - 7 years

Posted 161 days ago

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A global asset management firm is currently seeking a Market Data Engineer with exceptional Linux/Unix experience to join their team in New York. This candidate will be hands-on and must have exceptional experiencesupporting Red Hat Linux and Market Data operations in a 24X7 production environment. This person will be implementing and documenting solutions for optimum performance, stability, reliability, security, etc.


  • Configure and maintain infrastructure, operating systems, and software products on Linux computing platforms in support of 24/7 business processes.
  • Identify and remediate issues including engineering/build/documentation best practices. 
  • Visualize data flows, perform data analytics/forensics and automate/script.


  • Bachelor's degree in CS or equivalent.
  • 5+ years experience as a Linux/Unix systems administrator in a financial firm
  • Expertise in Linux, particularly RedHat.
  • Working knowledge of Equity and Fixed Income markets such as TREP, ITRS Geneos, Elektron/RDFD, DACS, Redline, Corvil, and Exegy
  • Experience with enterprise storage systems (EMC VNX, Pure, and Xtreme IO) arrays, or similar technologies - NAS/SAN)
  • Experience with development environments and tools and the ability to assist with troubleshooting build problems when necessary.
  • Experience with gcc and revision control tools are a plus.
  • Some market data infrastructuresupportexperience is a big plus.