Software Engineer, Platform Reliability ($200K+)

Python, Java
Full Time
Travel not required

Job Description

Summary:
An elite tech-driven hedge funds headquartered in NYC is tackling problems through experimentation and analysis - their team leverages AI and ML techniques to process millions of messages per second and analyze its effects on each asset class in real-time. With over 42 billion in assets under management and over 95% retention, the firm is primed to rapidly expand the business and scale their technology systems in tandem.

Responsibilities:
The firm looking for full stack engineers to join their product development team in expanding the capabilities of their backend systems. The mission is to build out the self-service tools, dashboards, and platforms that will enable and expand the capabilities of operationally resilient and scalable applications. You will:
  • Act as a conduit between infrastructure and engineering concerns, being sympathetic to the needs of both
  • Gather and analyze metrics of both operating systems and applications to continuously design, develop, and improve tools, processes, and software
  • Design and implement advanced monitoring solutions and automated fault-finding capabilties for high-frequency trades
  • Educate and evangelize DevOps best practices to the company


Requirements:
  • A bachelor's degree in computer science or an equivalent experience or technical background
  • Ability to program in one or more high level languages (Python, Java, Go, C/C++)
  • An expertise (or desire to learn more) in cloud computing, distributed systems, systems programming, host based networking, or infrastructure engineering
  • An ability to understand trade-offs between software architectures
  • Experience with automation and using algorithmic approaches to solve problems


Preferred Qualifications:
  • Experience with public or private cloud technologies (AWS, GCP, Openstack, Azure)
  • Experience with distributed storage technologies (NFS< HDFS, S3, etc.) and/or resource management frameworks (Mesos, Kubernetes, Yarn)
  • Experience with automated configuration management tools
  • Familiarity with enterprise messaging systems
  • Familiarity with authentification and encryption technologies

This is a highly visible role at a top firm, with compensation and benefits to match. Apply today.
Dice Id : 10116662
Position Id : AC915094115
Originally Posted : 9 months ago
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