Technical Operations Analyst - London, England

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Job Order #:

MS051099

Title:

Technical Operations Analyst - London, England

Location:

London 

Salary:

80000-120000

Salary Type:

per year

Occupations:

IT-Software Development: Desktop Service and Support, Enterprise Software Implementation & Consulting, General-Other: IT-Software Development, Network and Server Administration
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Job Description:

Technical Operations Analyst
 
Rapidly growing proprietary trading firm with four offices in Chicago, London, New York City, and Ottawa is seeking talented and self-motivated Technical Operations Specialist to join a growing technology team in London.  The successful Technical Operations Analyst will bring a passion for all things systems-related, from hardware and networking through to software build, deployment, automation and tooling.  The position is part of a globally distributed team responsible for supporting low-latency electronic trading systems and will include interactions with all functional areas within the firm.  The company’s’ culture emphasizes teamwork, and focuses on continuous integration and test-driven development.
 
Qualifications:
 
-BA degree or higher in Computer Science, Engineering, Information Science or similar technical field while displaying a strong academic performance.
-Strong understanding of Linux.
-Experience of configuring and managing low-latency, high-availability trading systems, working closely alongside developers, quants and traders.
-Ability to triage, prioritize and troubleshoot complex network and systems issues, ranging from low-level hardware to in-house software applications.
-Able to manage existing hardware/software footprint and assist with specification and procurement of new systems.
-Display genuine curiosity.
-Experience with python or similar scripting language, including development of tooling and automation.
-Effective communicator with a proactive attitude.
-Able to build strong relationships within a distributed team.
-Good understanding of core networking concepts, including LAN/WAN protocols and data-center architecture.
-Can demonstrate a high level of initiative.
-Required morning start time:  6:30am.
 
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Company Will Relocate Candidates!
 
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Company Info
Next Step Systems
Chicago, IL, United States

Website: www.nextstepsystems.com

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