Senior Network Engineer (up to 300k+)

New York City
Posted 8 months ago

Company: Hedge Fund


  • Maintaining a diverse network across several continents
  • Liaising with third parties to maintain communication lines and data center infrastructure
  • Taking a lead role in the design of networks for new offices and data centers
  • Finding low latency solutions for existing networks
  • Working with traders to add or modify network connectivity to financial exchanges


  • At least 7 years of experience working with complex, high performance networks with multiple sites (data centers and/or trading facilities)
  • Significant knowledge of client-server architectures and network design
  • The ability to work with traders and technologists to balance competing and/or quickly shifting priorities
  • The ability to manage multiple high-priority, high-pressure projects
  • Expert knowledge of Cisco IOS/NxOS and other network operating systems
  • Knowledgeable of routing protocols including BGP, OSPF, MSDP and PIM
  • Strong experience with multicast configuration
  • Experience with VPNs including IPSEC, GRE, Fortinet and Cisco ASA
  • Strong knowledge of Unix or Linux
  • Working knowledge of monitoring tools such as MRTG, Cricket, Nagios, Grafana and SNMP
  • Strong scripting skills such as Python (a plus)
  • CCNP or higher (a plus)
  • Finance background (a plus)
  • Systems administration experience (a plus)


Our firm’s office and garden roof deck are located in downtown Manhattan. While we work hard, our cubicle-free workplace, jeans-clad workforce, and well-stocked kitchens reflect the premium the firm places on quality of life. Benefits include:

  • Competitive salary and performance-based bonuses
  • 401(k) with company matching
  • 5 weeks of paid vacation per year plus 9 paid holidays
  • Free breakfast, lunch, and snacks on a daily basis
  • Free gym membership
  • Free tickets to New York events, including the US Open and TriBeCa Film Festival.

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