Trading Network Engineer

  • HKD50000 - HKD75000 per month
  • Hong Kong
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Robert Half Hong Kong
  • 05 Oct 18

Founded in 1948, Robert Half International (NYSE symbol: RHI) is the world's leading specialised recruitment firm and the first to provide placement services for accounting, finance and information technology professionals. We have over 360 offices and 12,000 employees worldwide with a presence in Asia Pacific, Europe, the Middle East, North America and South America. Visit our website for more job openings.

The Company

A multinational trading firm is looking for a technical network engineer.

The Role

  • Design and implement robust, high performing network infrastructure which optimizes the network performance of trading systems;
  • Work with third parties, including exchanges and circuit providers, to optimize both performance and value of network for its trading applications;
  • Resolve network related incidents, and perform root-cause analysis and resolution to eliminate recurrences;
  • Maintain thorough network documentation, and educate internal stakeholders regarding the state and capabilities of network infrastructure;
  • Perform periodic resiliency testing to ensure that there are no single points of failure and that connectivity is maintained despite the outages which impact our network infrastructure or circuits;
  • Design, configure and coordinate infrastructure upgrades in exchange colocation sites; and
  • Provide first-level support responsibilities for infrastructure and trading systems.
  • Your Profile
  • 5 or more years' experience engineering complex, high performance networks at a global scale.
  • Have experience working with Cisco and Arista networking hardware and the associated network operating systems;
  • Have experience working with high performance networking fabrics or matrix switches;
  • Have experience with optical tap and packet capture infrastructure;
  • Be deeply knowledgeable regarding multicast networking and configuration;
  • Have experience with Linux;
  • Be experienced using a scripting language, such as python/ bash/ etc., to automate tasks or perform analysis;
  • Have strong written and verbal communication skills and experience collaborating in cross-location teams

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