Infrastructure & Support

Job Role: Infrastructure & Support
Job Type: Permanent
Location: City of London , London
Salary: £50,000 - £60,000 pa
Start Date: 21/09/2021
Job Reference: MM-00002346


Linux Support Engineer– Linux – Scripting – Financial Trading platform - London. Interviews are being conducted via remote video conferencing. Opportunity to work on interesting automation / DevOps projects. Miller Maxwell is assisting a market leading electronic trading organisation working across both buy-side and sell-side environments. They seek an experienced Linux Support Engineer to join their infrastructure and engineering team. The organisation is a highly profitable traditional financial trading organisation offering sophisticated electronic trading environment to their experienced team.


The Linux Support Engineer will be responsible for:


  • Provide software support for real-time trading applications. 
  • Maintaining and supporting environments of both servers and client applications.
  • Adopting and implementing new technologies to improve and automate manual tasks.
  • Resolve complex systems and operational issues in a time pressured environment.
  • Work within a split BAU and project-based environment.
  • Partner with internal QA and Development teams to automate tasks.
  • Monitor systems and performance and automated tasks.
  • Keeping the service desk fully informed of changes and tests to be carried out once systems changes have been deployed
  • Maintain accurate and up-to-date records


Linux Support Engineer skill requirements:


  • A degree in a STEM related subject.
  • 3 years commercial software - technical support experience within the financial domain.
  • Knowledge managing and working with Linux is essential.
  • Scripting experience - Shell - Bash or Python. 
  • Knowledge of SQL Server - desirable


This is a fantastic opportunity for a Linux Support Engineer to join an industry leading provider of real-time trading systems who are rapidly expanding due to the great success of their products. The Linux Support Engineer will be working in state-of-the-art offices in the heart of the city of London for a company offering a highly competitive bonus scheme and benefits package.

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