SSUSA Job #695: Senior Trading Application Support Engineer-Perm or consulting
TRADING APPLICATION SUPPORT ENGINEER
Successful candidates will have significant experience installing, configuring, troubleshooting, documenting, certifying, and operating high-availability real-time distributed applications, coupled with exceptional operational acumen in terms of change management and incident management.
As a Senior Production Support role, candidates need to be flexible regarding work schedule and support hours to ensure proper coverage. The candidate will focus on production implementation and support based on standard practices and documentation.
Our financial client is looking for a successful candidate with significant experience working with high availability real time distributed trading applications that can also handle change and incident management.
The candidate will focus on production implementation and support based on standard practices and documentation. Candidate should know the processes, commands and configuration files required for implementation and support.
Must be accurate and thorough in all work
At least 7yrs + experience in handling production operations & support of an Electronic
Trading System in a Unix/Linux environment – preferably a high frequency trading system.
Must have power user knowledge of Unix/Linux Operating Systems
Working knowledge of basic network tools (ssh, ping, netstat, tcpdump, traceroute, etc)
Experience in production operations / support needed, preferably with trading systems
Scripting skills 3 – 5+ years’ experience – Perl, Python and Bash required
Experience with Change Control and Configuration Management systems a plus
Unix/Linux System Administration experience is a major plus
Network Engineering experience is a plus
Experience working with NasdaqOMX CLICK or Genium a major plus.
Should have experience with distributed systems and client server architectures
Experience with performance testing and tuning of distributed systems desirable
Some experience with Oracle Databases a plus
Some Application Development experience with C, C++, or Java is a plus
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