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Platform Engineer Python TCP/IP Linux

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Recruiter: Client Server
Listed on: 21st September
Location: London
Salary/Rate: £85,000 - £100,000
Type: Permanent

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Platform Engineer / SRE (Python TCP/IP Linux). Are you a technologist with trading systems experience seeking a challenging role where you can make an impact and reap the rewards?

You could be joining a global proprietary algorithmic trading firm. Your primary responsibility as a Platform Engineer will be to monitor and support trading system applications and exchanges including issue resolution, tracking and status; you will be required to solve complex problems that require both technical and business understanding working closely with traders, back-office, exchanges and developers to investigate and solve system issues and participate in business analysis.

As a Platform Engineer you will be working in a flat structure with other software professionals as well as front office trading staff; you'll have the freedom to come up with new ideas and improvements as well as introducing technical innovation.

Driven by technology this company can offer a remote interview / onboarding process and work from home during the current social distancing measures.


  • Experience in a similar Support Analyst position, with a good knowledge of trading process, back-office systems, front-end clearing systems, order entry and policies and procedures for various exchanges
  • Must have Python and shell scripting skills, familiarity with C++ a bonus
  • Strong knowledge of TCP/IP networking in a Linux / UNIX environment
  • Good knowledge of FIX protocol
  • Familiarity with DevOps , CI/CD tools such as Jenkins, Ansible and git
  • Experience of supporting proprietary developed applications
  • Confident communicator
  • Degree educated - Computer Science, Management Information Systems or equivalent

As a Platform Engineer you can expect to earn a highly competitive salary (to £100k), bonus and benefits package.

Apply now or call to find out more about this Platform Engineer / SRE (Python TCP/IP Linux) opportunity.