Technical Operations Engineer - Chicago, IL

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Job Order #:

MS031261

Title:

Technical Operations Engineer - Chicago, IL

Location:

New York, NY 

Salary:

100000-150000

Salary Type:

per year

Occupations:

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

Technical Operations Engineer
 
We are seeking a Technical Operations Engineer to join a growing office.  Successful applicants for this position will be working closely with Engineers, Traders and Quantitative Developers to maintain, enhance, support and monitor all aspects of the trading infrastructure.  You must be highly self-motivated, excel at multitasking and comfortable working in a demanding, state of the art trading environment.
 
Responsibilities:
 
-Enhance, support and monitor all aspects of the trading infrastructure.
-Identify and facilitate the resolution of complex technical issues, spanning from the trading desk, internal and exchange infrastructure and back-office.
-Own technical issues when they arise, either seeing them through to completion or handing off to the proper escalation/support path.
-Build and enhance operational dashboard, comprising of all critical and non-critical path datasets; effectively interpret existing data and create new metadata to identify inefficiencies of the entire trading lifecycle.
-Build and maintain scripted toolset to enhance areas of data analytics, application configuration/deployment, data consolidation and all other areas that could exploit automation where not already implemented.
-Manage and enhance change management system for software and infrastructure deployments.
-Coordinate across three geographic regions that include Asia, Europe, and the United States.
 
Qualifications:
 
-Bachelor’s Degree from a 4-year university.
-Degree Computer Science, Electrical Engineer or related field.
-Strong GPA (3.0 or higher).
-Exceptional communication skills.
-Self-motivated individual with a passion for solving complex problems.
-Proficient in Linux/UNIX.
-Financial domain knowledge.
-Skilled in an object-oriented scripting languages such as Python or Ruby.
-An understanding of TCP/IP and multicast.
-Familiar with SQL or similar relational database systems.
 
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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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