Low Latency Network Engineer

Asset Management Firm #003

Responsibilities:

• Gather and analyze both requirements and data to create customized, purpose-built
networks
• Integrate custom hardware (FPGA) with complementary network solutions for maximum
effectiveness
• Troubleshoot Layer 1 through Layer4 issues with equipment counters and packet captures
• Rationalize and modify routing properties to increase efficiency and achieve business
goals
• Distill high-level end-to-end architectures into detailed deployment and operational
documents
• Plan, coordinate, and deploy Layer1 optical transport and Layer2/3 Ethernet switch
topologies
• Serve as an escalation point for level 2/3 network support and vendor technical assistance
• Bridge the gap with software developers, support staff, & traders regarding network
capabilities
• Interface with exchanges, external vendors, and network peers in a clear and concise
manner

Desired Qualifications:

• Minimum 5 years of experience as a network administrator or engineer is required.
• Experience designing and maintaining statically and dynamically routed networks at scale
is required
• Hands on experience in a multi-vendor environment is required
• Experience dealing with financial exchanges or brokers/banks is required
• Proficiency with scripting languages (Perl, Python, etc.) and data models (SQL, etc.) is
preferred.
• Understanding of the Linux operating system and C/C++ programming is preferred
• Above average proficiency with email, spreadsheets, and diagraming tools is required
• BS in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Information Systems, or a similar field
required
• MS or higher in an engineering discipline is preferred
• Relevant vendor certification (CCNP, CCIE, JNCIP, etc.) is highly preferred

To apply for this job email your details to Graham.Gates@TechExecOnline.com

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