Senior Linux Administrator

Huxley, Banking & Financial Technology - New York, NY (30+ days ago)


As the Linux Systems Administrator for this top trading firm, you’ll manage the Linux infrastructure and play a key role in the continued build-out of the firm’s data center environment and automation strategy. This person will have an impact on an exciting and rapidly changing industry that continues to grow more each day.

To be successful in this role, you’ll have held senior roles on high-performing Linux systems teams, preferably at an exchange, but at the very least within a fast-paced financial firm. You haven’t been siloed in your previous roles and you’re willing to fix it if it breaks, and in the best way possible to optimize the environment.

Requirements:

  • Kernel-level Linux knowledge (any Linux distro will do the job if you consider yourself an SME)
  • Advancing scripting skills – no language of preference
  • 5+ years of Linux administration experience in a financial environment
  • Strong communication skills and the ability to communicate successes and challenges across various units of the business
  • Positive, can-do attitude with a proven desire to improve
  • Ability to learn on your feet in a rapidly changing environment

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $70,000.00 to $150,000.00 /year