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Linux System Engineer - FinTech - DevOps - Cloud
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Recruiter: Michael Page
Listed on: 15th November
Location: City of London
Salary/Rate: £65,000 - £75,000
Type: Permanent
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 14051977/001_1573807763_expired
Contact Name: Jack Caine

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Linux System Engineer - FinTech - DevOps - Cloud

Working within the IT infrastructure, you will help support the global IT infrastructure across worldwide offices. This will including proactive monitoring of systems, analysis with insight to carry out optimised changes, ensure operational functionality and provide support to a diverse range of stakeholders.

Client Details

Linux System Engineer - FinTech - DevOps - Cloud

Our client operates a leading electronic trading platform that enables fixed income market participants to efficiently trade various types of fixed-income instruments using their own patented trading technology. The client has a global user-base in the thousands that are able to access to multiple bond markets as well as credit default swaps and other fixed-income securities.


  • Worked on or ready to engage in an Agile way of working
  • Proactively and vigilantly monitors the systems environment. This will include Storage, Windows, Linux, VMWare technologies.
  • Troubleshoot, participate in incidents and resolve systems related problems
  • Anticipates the impact of new workload on existing infrastructure before implementing changes, and adhere to change control procedures
  • Participate in Design and Capacity Planning
  • RHEL 7, Satellite and automation, preferably with Ansible
  • Carry out projects on the IT systems from end-to-end


  • Minimum 5-8 years' managing systems infrastructure experience
  • Must have clear communication skills and a sound work ethic
  • Clearly and understandably present technical solutions to non-technical staff
  • Experience of working within an ITIL framework
  • Engaging with senior managers and key stakeholders
  • Good knowledge of Linux, we utilise RedHat Enterprise 7 & 6.5
  • Cloud experience, AWS preferable
  • Red Hat Satellite
  • Terraform and Ansible, Packer for automation
  • IBM MQ knowledge, preferable
  • Scripting experience (Bash, Python)
  • Working knowledge of Cisco UCS hardware
  • Expert VMWare (5.5 and above) knowledge/hands on experience including vCOPS, command line usage, backup and restore technologies
  • Good knowledge of Microsoft operating Systems
  • Good usage and management of monitoring solutions (e.g.…SolarWinds, Nagios, DataDog)
  • Strong knowledge of storage (Pure SAN) systems including storage management, monitoring and reporting capabilities
  • Good working understanding of OS networking - firewalling, Routing tables, gateways, tcp / udp,
  • Good Microsoft Active Directory knowledge
  • Experience in a multi-site environment with a user base of 300+
  • Application Servers - File / Print / Mail / DNS / NTP / DHCP

Job Offer

  • Competitive salary + benefits
  • Fast-paced rewarding environment which allows the candidate to continue developing their skill set.