FinTech UNIX Systems Engineer

  • location

    New York

  • sector:

    Technology, Engineering & Development

  • job type:


  • salary:

    Competitive Salary

  • Contact:

    Tom Langley

  • Email:

  • published:

    over 1 year ago

  • expiry date:


  • Consultant:


Our Client, a Global Quantitative Technology Trading company, are looking for an experienced UNIX Engineer to join their global systems engineering team.




  • Provide full-time support of RedHat Linux, AIX and Solaris servers throughout North America
  • Proactively monitor all UNIX systems
  • Maintain inventory of deployed systems
  • Serve as a point of contact for application developments with regards to infrastructure, availability and distributed architecture
  • Identify infrastructure risks within the environment and work with operations teams to correct them
  • Ensure system backup and disaster recovery solutions
  • Liaise with production engineers to troubleshoot cross-platform issues




  • Strong knowledge of RedHat 6.x/7.x, AIX, and Solaris
  • Strong grasp of clustering and volume manager
  • Strong grasp of performance and monitoring tools
  • Scripting skills (Python, Shell, Perl)
  • Grasp of networking operations and protocols (TCP/IP, HTTP)
  • Grasp of UNIX services like NFS, Automount, DNS, DHCP, NTP/PTP, Sudo, Jumpstart/Kickstart, LDAP, SSH
  • Automation experience (with Chef, Puppet, Ansible) is an advantage


Technical Environment:


UNIX, LINUX, RedHat, AIX, Shell, Perl, TCP/IP, HTTP, Python, Arista 7150, OSPF, BGP, PIM-SM, PTP, PPS, ACL, NAT, VPN, QoS, VxLAN / EVPN, Ansible, Optical Scripting