IT Infrastructure Network Engineer

Up to £120,000 base + bonus + benefits
UK, London

Our client is a leading Global software provider within electronic foreign exchange trading. They are looking for someone to join their London team as an Infrastructure Network Engineer.    

The ideal candidate would be a person with experience supporting ECN/ATS( FX and/or Equity) environment hosted within Equinix data center.


· New client network connectivity

· Manage and troubleshoot all network connectivity components

· Conduct routine maintenance of Arista switches and Fortinet firewalls

· Work cross-functionally with development and operations to provide solutions to internal and external issues

· Supporting trading environment, specifically the Market Data multicast implementations

· Supporting Equinix colo environment, specifically the Equinix cross-connect implementation

Experience / desired skills:

· Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, or Information Systems

· 3+ years of experience managing, maintaining, and optimizing data networks

· Working knowledge of xconnect connectivity in Equinix data centers ( LOA, BGP, NAT)

· Working knowledge of Linux networking environments

· Experience with large enterprise-level IT environments

· Experience with multicast Market Data environments

· Experience with Fortinet firewalls

· Working knowledge of Open-Source monitoring tools

· Basic Python and shell scripting

· Experience with managing mission-critical trading systems