Our client, a major bank in New York City, is looking for hands-on Senior Systems DevOps Engineers with FIX Protocol Skills.
This is hybrid commute 2/3 days home/office.
This is 7 months contract with possible extensions or option to hire.
** Must be authorized to work for ANY employer in US - NO H1 Visa support for this role
Rate: $80 - $90 on W2, possible C2C as well.
Sr DevOps Engineer role:
3+ years of professional experience as a DevOps / System Engineer
Proficiency in FIX Protocol
Excellent analytical thinking, and problem-solving skills
Strong understanding of DNS, TCPDUMP, CDNS, SSL, Git, Firewalls and networking concepts
Understanding of system administration in Linux environments
Strong knowledge of configuration management tools
Strong communication and documentation skills
Strong experience working with automation tools and a drive towards automating repetitive tasks
Familiar with software security best practices
Understanding of monitoring tools
Education: Bachelor’s or Master's degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or related field
Build solutions to existing platforms based on client and business feedback
Provide technical and development support to internal and external clients and software vendors utilizing FIX (4.2/4.4) for e-trading, prices and STP in various financial products
Work with external software vendors that have integrated with our systems, or vice versa
Co-ordinate the release of new applications and FIX configurations and enhancements with external clients
Identify and manage any integration issues
Provide 3rd level of support to production issues relating to FIX and Application Support
Documenting procedures and training internal support teams
Technical Scripting Duties:
Implement automation, effective monitoring, and infrastructure-as-code
Design and implement secure automation solutions for development, testing, and production environments
Designing procedures for system troubleshooting and maintenance
Investigating and resolving technical issues by deploying updates / fixes.
Build and test code continuously with scripting and programming languages
Increase the sophistication of our alerting and escalation mechanisms
Project Management Duties:
Work collaboratively with multiple agile teams to help deliver end-to-end products and features, seeing them through from conception to delivery
Develop and maintain solutions for operational administration, system/data backup, disaster recovery, and security/performance monitoring
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