C++11 Linux Kernel Engineer - Chicago, IL

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Job Order #:

MS051778

Title:

C++11 Linux Kernel Engineer - Chicago, IL

Location:

Chicago, IL 

Salary:

80000-120000

Salary Type:

per year

Occupations:

IT-Software Development: Enterprise Software Implementation & Consulting, General-Other: IT-Software Development, Software-System Architecture
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Job Description:

C++11 Linux Kernel Engineer
 
Rapidly growing proprietary trading firm with four offices in Chicago, London, New York City, and Ottawa, seeks to add a Performance Engineer to join its highly experienced engineering team.  The successful C++11 Linux Kernel Engineer for this position will work closely with engineers, traders and quantitative developers to improve all aspects of the trading infrastructure.  The C++11 Linux Kernel Engineer must be highly self-motivated, excel at multitasking and comfortable working in a demanding, state of the art trading environment.  This position will be located in the Chicago office.
 
Responsibilities:
 
-Lead performance optimization efforts within the firm.
-Be motivated to pinpoint areas of improvement within the infrastructure and the technical ability to execute on the implementation.
-Troubleshoot complex issues that span the full technology stack.
-Initiative driving projects to completion.
 
Qualifications:
 
-Core proficiency in C++11, preferably on a Linux platform.
-Strong knowledge of the internals of the Linux kernel and optimizations.
-Strong automation skills with scripting languages such as Python.
-Knowledge of tuning and monitoring distributed systems.
-Strong knowledge of messaging middleware tuning and management.
-Expert Level understanding of networked systems (TCP/IP, UDP, IP multicast).
-Excellent communication skills.
-Bachelor’s Degree from a 4-year university.
-Computer Science, Information Science or related technical field.
-Strong GPA (3.5 or higher).
 
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Next Step Systems
Chicago, IL, United States

Website: www.nextstepsystems.com

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