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Systems and Infrastructure Integrator (Devops)
Ref No.: 18-06463
Location: Montreal, Quebec
Global financial firm located in Montreal, QC has an immediate contract opportunity for a Systems and Infrastructure Integrator (Devops)

*Must be available to interview onsite April 19th if selected*

Job description:
We are looking for Systems and Infrastructure Integrators to join the ALGO department in Montréal. ALGO is a leading department in the Institutional Securities Technology division that is responsible for the infrastructure and application layers that power the Firm's Sales & Trading platforms across Equity, FX and Rates with advanced execution and quoting automation, risk controls, connectivity and messaging capabilities.

The candidates are expected to perform the following functions:
- Manage or participate in the implementation and rollout of upgraded services and products.
- Perform integration and regression tests, organize User Acceptance Testing (UAT) with end users and groups and provide feedback to development teams if applicable.
- Perform software decommission, upgrades and deployment in accordance with the Brokerage Change Control Procedures.
- Enter system change requests and work with support teams to minimize system failure risks.
- Assist project managers with project management activities, including requirements gathering, estimation, resource planning and project status.
- Manage the implementation and rollout of upgrades of production services, systems and applications.
- Adhere to operational and technical standards, best practices, processes, and procedures.
- Possess keen introspective, analytical and problem solving skills.
- Work closely with business and technology partners.

Required skills
- Knowledge of UNIX/LINUX
- Shell Scripting
- SQL and use of relational database engines
- Strong problem solving / analysis skills
- Strong ownership and communication skills are required

Desired Skills
- Network Knowledge (TCP/IP, UDP)
- Knowledge of C/C++
- Knowledge of Python/Perl
- Exposure of KDB databases