They have huge plans of growth over the next 12-18 months, including opening two new trading desks from scratch and as a result, their Infrastructure team here in London is looking to expand to support this growth. They're currently looking for a Network Systems Engineer to work directly with their CTO, sharing his responsibilities and taking autonomous control of their Network.
They're looking for an individual who isn't afraid to get under the bonnet with hands-on work but is also looking to use their experience to suggest new strategies for the business and provide a fresh set of eyes to their current infrastructure and most importantly how they can improve and optimise it as the company continues growing. You will be involved in the management of their server room and cabinets collocated with market exchanges which in charge of the configuration of their network equipment, the connectivity to the datacenters, the monitoring of the hardware, network, virtual machines/containers and servers (domain controllers, database) and security of the network.
Network : Professional experience in the configuration of CIsco network switches, routers and firewalls (IOS, OSPF, BGP, VLAN, ACL, LACP, DTP, VTP, HSRP, remote and site-to-site VPN, VRF, SNMP), and in the installation and configuration of a cabinet (power cabling, network cabling)
Hardware : Knowledge of HP Proliant servers (iLO interface and hponcfg/hpqlocfg command-line interface, RAID array configuration) and Synology NAS servers (DSM OS)
OS : Professional experience in the configuration and administration of Linux distributions (Debian, RedHat, Kali or others), Windows Servers (including Domain Controllers), Windows OS
Virtualization : Experience in the configuration and deployment of VMWare virtual machines (ESXi) and Linux Containers (LXC/LXD, Docker)
Databases : Administration of RDBMS (PostgreSQL, Microsoft SQL Server) and Time Series Database (InfluxDB, KDB+)
Protocols : Knowledge of the protocols TCP/IP, FTP, SSH/SFTP, SNMP, FIX, HTTP/HTTPS, NTP, PTP, SMTP, SMB
Monitoring : Experience with a monitoring server such as Nagios, Icinga, Centreon, Prometheus
Programming Languages : Script Shell (BASH, ZSH or others), PowerShell
If this could be of interest, please submit your resume and someone will be in touch shortly to discuss in more detail!