Trading Infrastructure Engineer

Trading Infrastructure Engineer

Quant Capital is urgently looking for an Trading Infrastructure Engineerto join our high profile client.

Our client is a very successful and stable technology-driven trading business. They have no customers relying purely on the internal team to profit from the companies own money. They like technology especially the opensource variety as well as scalability and robust performance (much like their track record). They currently run around £3 billion in liquid capital.

This is an environment of science and intellectuals. The firm is known globally for its attitudes and rigour more importantly, you will be surrounded by smart people deeply interested in teaching what they know, and in learning from you.

As an infrastructure engineer you will be responsible for:

  • Building designing and supporting complex proprietary trading infrastructure
  • Support Euro trading hours
  • Learn new technologies such as Microwave and radiofrequency, and hardware acceleration.
  • Own infrastructure projects from documentation to delivery.
  • Automation and customisation of applications that support the quantitative trading operations
  • Optimisation and tune real-time systems
  • Involved in test driven development and deployment of new systems to production

You  MUST have:

  • Lan / Wan architectural experience with excellent knowledge of network and system integration
  • Low-latency experience
  • CCNP
  • Routing protocols (OSPF, BGP)
  • Experience of Multicast networking
  • Comfortable with Linux
  • Scripting (Python, Bash)
  • Monitoring experience

This role suits a candidate within finance looking for a move to a smaller close knit team comprised of highly skilled developers and engineers. You will also be a techie motivated by technology. In return you will be rewarded financially on a serious level.

The environment is that of Facebook or Google, relaxed open with time to think and make the right decisions. The atmosphere is calm and relaxed with an open dress code. This is a role for techies, those who are motivated by the sharp end of technology and the possibility of making serious money doing something you are passionate about.

My client is based in London

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Trading Infrastructure Engineer
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