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Trading Platform Engineer

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Contract - 6 Months Rolling - London - Algo Trading Engineer

This job is accountable to global head of Low Latency for Equities Electronic trading IT, for ensuring effective delivery of required services, i.e. building global data centres.


This role will also provide support to the global head of Cash Equities ElectronicTrading IT and all Electronic teams such as KDB, Benchmarks, SOR (Raptor), Client Connectivity & OMS and Market Connectivity.

Manging the implementation, troubshooting and optimization of etrading products and technologies in a fast-paced environment. The candidate needs to have an excellent technical experience of co-location and cloud data centres, configuration management, Python and data analytics.

Must be an expert in the implementation, troubshooting and optimization areas of eTrading products and technologies, including co-location and cloud data centres, cross-connects, network switches, 10Gb networking (Solarflare or Mellanox), kernel bypass (Onload or RDMA), multicasting, market data feeds, precision timing (PTP), cloud technologies (AWS or Google), configuration management (Ansible or Puppet), Python, data analytics, security and monitoring.

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