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Senior Network Engineer
New York, NY

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Job Description

Senior Network Engineer

The ideal candidate will join an elite team of enterprise engineers with an aim to deploy high performance networks with extreme up-time requirements utilizing cutting edge network technologies. This role will focus on all aspects of enterprise networking including data center, market data, co-lo, and end user environments.

The individual must be able to work with technical engineers and clients that span global offices across the US, EMEA, and APAC.

Principal Responsibilities

* Sr. engineering role in enterprise networks with a focus on low latency technologies. Balanced mix of project and operations across the electronic trading environment with support of Market Data, Trading, and co-lo design with extreme availability requirements.
* Interface with app dev and high performance compute teams to continuously improve performance and stability of the network service.
* Serve as the innovation lead to research and bring new network technologies into the firm including wireless technologies, low latency transport, routing/switching, and compute technologies.
* Research, test, create, and maintain global networking standards
* Responsibilities include but are not limited to deploying, supporting, and troubleshooting the network infrastructure; documenting the IT infrastructure, policies, and procedures; and performing general user support. Applicants are expected to participate in after-hours work and an on-call rotation.

Qualifications/Skills Required

* Expert in enterprise network technologies - including Multicast, ECMP, L2/L3, WAN/MAN design, expert in routing protocols (BGP, OSPF). Expert in network hardware options and low latency switching.
* Experience with Arista, Cisco, Metamako, and other low latency platforms. Knowledge of FPGA and high performance compute technology is a plus
* Must have fluency in Python and Bash. Knowledge of scripting to automate tasks
* Demonstrable experience in a Linux environment, in finance or a similar industry
* Knowledge of low latency transport vendors and solutions including fiber and microwave
* Expert in low latency, time-stamping and clock accuracy. Experience with Velocimetrics is a plus.
* Operationally sound with ability to troubleshoot major issues quickly. Must be organized and analytical, fact based.
* Bachelor's degree in a related field required. Minimum of 5+ years of hands-on experience in a technical engineering role for low latency networks and electronic trading.
* Excellent written and oral communication and interpersonal skills
* Highly analytical with strong attention to detail
* Passion for providing a high level of service and support to internal customers

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