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System Reliability Engineer
Ref No.: 18-05010
Location: New York, New York
Position Type:Direct Placement
Pay Rate : $ 140,000.00 - 180,000.00 /Hour
Syste, Reliability Engineer

We are working with an exciting fintech startup that will be revolutionizing the way the SEC monitors trade activity. They are currently building the world's largest data repository for securities transactions tracking over 50 billion records of orders, executions and quotes for equities and options markets daily.

We are looking for a self-motivated contributor who is passionate about supporting and building high-quality tools.
The role involves combining cutting-edge open source and proprietary technology to support back-end systems
written in C++ and front-end systems using Angular and NodeJS, improve supporting tools and infrastructure,
create fast C++ build systems and improve workflows.
We love to see candidates with a passion for technology so if you have Linux boxes at home this is the place for you!

Responsibilities of Site Reliability Engineer
  • Supporting and improving daily processes such as testing, backup, and deployment, via automation
  • Using dynamic programming languages, such as Python, and JavaScript, to architect, implement and
integrate build software and productivity tools
  • Proactively assisting other developers in diagnosing and solving issues with development and build
  • Establishing and improving infrastructure in support of production, test, and development systems
  • Monitoring systems for issues in real-time, responding to them as they occur, and working proactively
to minimize future issues
  • Handling support requests from clients in support of both production and test systems
Qualifications of Site Reliability Engineer
  • Proactive with a high attention to detail and ability to multitask effectively
  • Strong working knowledge of FreeBSD or Linux operating system, including basic system administration
  • and a high degree of comfort working from the command line
  • Strong experience with version control software and principles
  • Strong programming skills, including experience with development in dynamic programming languages,
  • strong knowledge of Python
  • Strong working knowledge of building C++ software and the full compiler toolchain
  • Experience with Open Source software including Ansible, Jenkins, Nagios, GNU make, cmake, Redmine,
OpenLDAP, Kerberos, BIND, Prometheus, and PostgreSQL
  • Financial Experience is NOT required