Core Linux Engineer

Employer
Location
Dublin
Salary
€60,000 - €100,000
Posted
May 10, 2018
Closes
Jun 08, 2018
Ref
917428
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Type
Developer
A cutting edge global fintech with offices based in the heart of Dublin city centre are seeking a Core Linux Engineer to join their dynamic, fast paced core operations team. This is a “hands on" technical operations role. The team is dedicated to managing the deployment, maintenance, and enhancement of a sophisticated electronic trading system operating on hundreds of venues around the world. They are required to work well under high-stress situations and have an ability to react decisively and quickly in time-sensitive situations. This team is the first point of contact for all external connections and, as such, they perform a dynamic mix of functions. The Core Operations Engineers operate at a high-level in a Linux environment to solve complex technical problems. Required Skills & Qualifications: • Excellent working knowledge of Linux environments. • Competence in at least one programming language - preferably Python / Bash / Perl / Go or similar. • Ability to be cool under pressure and at ease in high-stress, time-sensitive environments. • Interest in high transaction environments and/or low-latency systems. • Excellent communication skills. • Strong academic record (minimum 2.1 degree). • Technical agility; interest in innovative technologies Desirable: • Working with financial systems or knowledge of the global financial market place. • Experience with SQL. • Experience with configuration management platforms (i.e. Ansible, Puppet or Salt). • Knowledge of networking, both TCP and UDP. If you are interested in the Core Linux Engineer role, please contact Ian Donnelly on 01 6621000