Trading Systems Engineer

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As Trading Systems Engineer, you will be working closely with a fun team of highly skilled, smart and dedicated traders and developers. You will be responsible for our trading systems, making sure they run smoothly in day-to-day operations, with future growth in mind. Our trading systems are highly customized, balancing stability with ongoing change is one of the key challenges in this job. Our engineers often have to learn on the go, so we’re looking for people that enjoy exploring territory that they are not familiar with.

Responsibilities

  • Taking care of system performance, stability and uptime
  • Automating the environment and testing new technology fads
  • Architecting, implementing, maintaining and monitoring our rapidly growing intercontinental production environment
  • Being in control of not only “what” is running in production, but also “how” these production systems are behaving
  • Addressing potential failures and bottlenecks long before they have a chance of hurting the firm

Requirements

  • Experience managing mission critical infrastructure and software support (in a trading environment it’s a plus)
  • Intimate knowledge of networking, hardware, OSes (Windows, Linux)
  • Familiar with tooling and best practices regarding change, life-cycle and incident management, as well as health and performance monitoring of production systems
  • Proficient with scripting (bash, python, …)
  • Quick on analysing issues and finding root causes
  • Eager to learn more and to deeply understand all aspects of Trading environment
  • Identifying and removing complexity where possible
  • Strong communications skills, including the ability to effectively communicate technical information to a non-technical audience

Benefits

  • A once in a lifetime opportunity to be part of a successful and fast-growing young company
  • A very exciting and dynamic work environment
  • An opportunity to learn from the best in the field
  • The freedom to come up with great ideas and the space to push these to completion
  • Competitive base salary at trading industry standards and excellent variable pay based on the company’s and your own performance
  • For people coming from abroad we provide a relocation package and expat service
  • Meals during work hours
  • Reimbursement of travel costs
  • Sponsored gym membership
  • Inhouse game room (pool table, board games and console games)

If you think you are ready for the challenge, you have an entrepreneurial mind, the relevant work experience and you are ready to build on a great future with Da Vinci Derivatives, please upload your CV and motivation letter by using the below button.