LEAD PRIVATE CLOUD ENGINEER at Trading Technologies

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Trading Technologies creates professional trading software, infrastructure and data solutions for a wide variety of users, including proprietary traders, brokers, money managers, CTAs, hedge funds, commercial hedgers and risk managers. In addition to providing access to the world’s major international exchanges and liquidity venues via its TT® trading platform, TT offers domain-specific technology for cryptocurrency trading and machine-learning tools for real-time trade surveillance.

Position Summary

We are looking for a driven and inventive technical lead for our Systems Engineering team. The Systems Engineering team designs, implements and supports global hybrid compute and storage infrastructure services for our development and production environments. As a team leader, you will be responsible for: managing the day-to-day operations of infrastructure that supports our high-performance trading platform; providing hands-on support, mentoring and technical direction for the team; and automating the delivery of existing and new infrastructure services. An ideal candidate is someone who has a passion for all things technology – someone who brings strong technical knowledge across the infrastructure stack including server hardware, storage, operating system, networking, virtualization, operating systems and application.

Responsibilities:

  • Implement and configure high-performance server hardware
  • Design, implement and support multivendor cloud-based infrastructure and platform services
  • Oversee the Systems Engineering team and act as a hands-on technical advisor and resource to team members
  • Support large-scale Windows and Linux environments
  • Write automation to quickly deploy infrastructure services
  • Apply technical and strategic tactics to drive the direction of system infrastructure as a service model for both internal and external consumption
  • Work closely with software development teams to ensure seamless transition of software from development to production
  • Troubleshoot or respond to infrastructure-related production issues
  • Collaborate with and work closely alongside Network and Site Reliability Engineering teams

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related field, and at least 8+ years of relevant work experience
  • Familiarity with high-performance computer hardware, e.g., Processors, Memory, Storage, Network Adapters, etc.
  • Expert Linux (RHEL/CentOS) and Windows administration skills
  • Strong with networking concepts and routing protocols, e.g., BGP, OSPF, DHCP, Multicast, TCP and UDP
  • Experience supporting virtualized environments, e.g., Nutanix, VMware vSphere, KVM
  • Experience with AWS services and infrastructure
  • Experience with troubleshooting performance including storage I/O, network, memory and CPU utilization
  • Extensive experience with scripting languages, e.g., PowerShell, Python, BASH, Ruby, etc.
  • Ability to work on-call or weekends as necessary
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Technology we use

  • Engineering
  • Sales & Marketing
    • C#Languages
    • C++Languages
    • JavaLanguages
    • JavascriptLanguages
    • PythonLanguages
    • WordpressCMS

Location

222 South Riverside Plaza, Suite 1100, Chicago, IL 60606

An Insider's view of Trading Technologies

What makes someone successful on your team?

It all comes down to being curious, to challenge yourself and to break through those challenges. One thing we thrive to do is improve and innovate, and think outside the box. It's about being curious, consistent and persistent. Not to just ask questions, but to ask the right questions and find the right solutions.

Mathis

Software Engineer

What are Trading Technologies Perks + Benefits

Culture
Volunteer in local community
Friends outside of work
Eat lunch together
Daily stand up
Open door policy
Open office floor plan
Health Insurance & Wellness Benefits
Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
Disability Insurance
Dental Benefits
Vision Benefits
Health Insurance Benefits
Life Insurance
Pet Insurance
Wellness Programs
Team workouts
Retirement & Stock Options Benefits
401(K)
401(K) Matching
Company Equity
Match charitable contributions
Child Care & Parental Leave Benefits
Child Care Benefits
Acme Co. provides Subsidized child care.
Generous Parental Leave
Flexible Work Schedule
Acme Co. provides employees with a flexible work schedule that includes Flexible start and end times.
Remote Work Program
Family Medical Leave
Vacation & Time Off Benefits
Generous PTO
Paid Holidays
Perks & Discounts
Beer on Tap
Casual Dress
Commuter Benefits
Company Outings
Acme Co. hosts company outings Semi-annually.
Free Daily Meals
Game Room
Stocked Kitchen
Happy Hours
Fitness Subsidies
Professional Development Benefits
Tuition Reimbursement

Additional Perks + Benefits

Professional development course offerings and reimbursements. Open kitchen and craft beer bar. Health and wellness benefits, such as quarterly chair massages and gym discounts. Charitable matching for donations. 22 days of paid time off, plus holidays. Flexible spending accounts for medical and transportation. Life and disability insurance. Employee assistance services. Beautiful new office with relaxed environment.