DevOps Engineer with Linux/Unix expertise (Leading Proprietary Trading Firm)

  • Highly competitive base and bonus
  • Hong Kong
  • Permanent, Full time
  • BAH Partners
  • 22 Feb 19

My client is a leading proprietary trading firm with a heavy emphasis on technology. Those on the Technology team work closely with trading desks to enable smooth and ultra low latency trading operations.

  • Design, deploy and maintain high-performance trading infrastructure 
  • Script in Python and automate infrastructure configuration in Ansible or Puppet or Chef 
  • Coding projects to improve tech stack for managing, monitoring and configuring trading systems
  • Support trading desks by reacting quickly to production issues 
  • Handle cabling, machine installation and configuration 
  • Configure core services like DNS, NTP, PTP 


  • Undergraduate degree or technical degree in Computer Science and Software Engineering related fields preferred
  • Scripting skills in Python, Ruby, Perl, or Bash etc
  • A passion and demonstrated experience in automation is a must 
  • Exceptional Linux system administration skills with experience using Ansible, Puppet or Chef 
  • AWS, Azure and other cloud solutions experience a plus
  • Experience with Cisco, Arista configurations a plus
  • Familiarity with financial exchanges a plus 

**This is a highly selective role with rigorous technical tests. Those with no DevOps experience but strong Linux administration experience can be considered for the Linux System Administrator role**