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Senior Level2 production support/Unix/Linux/Trading systems
Ref No.: 22-09687
Category: Experienced Professional
Location: New York, New York
Position Type:Contract
Start Date / End Date: 09/12/2022 to 09/11/2023
Genesis10 is currently seeking an Network/System Engineer with our client in the financial industry in their New York, NY location. This is a 12 month + contract position.

  • Support users on complex technical issues, problems related to supported applications, networks, servers, and workstations
  • Respond to requests and inquiries from users within the pre-determined timeframe of our service level agreement
  • Identify solutions to work around open issues/problems that are under investigation or pending resolution
  • Work directly with technology/development staff and end users for any support related issue
  • Responsible for incident management and conducting proper problem follow-up
  • Improve documentation of support policies and procedures
  • Understanding, in depth, the business processes supported by the system
  • Ensuring continuity and quality by owning the resolution of issues across platforms
  • Tracking progress and escalating as appropriate unless resolution reached
  • Ensure that applications and related services are documented and kept current
  • Reviewing and ensuring complete and appropriate handover of documentation prior to operational acceptance of new or changed applications
  • Implement, proactively monitor, and manage the production environment
  • Automate and build adhoc scripts as needed to address critical business needs
  • Maintaining a knowledge base of known defects and issues, process, techniques, etc.
  • Performing production software releases and post release testing after application upgrades and/or releases
  • Occasional weekend or after hours work is required to support critical business initiatives, such as application deployments, infrastructure changes, industry-wide tests, or disaster recovery tests

  • Must be hands-on and involved with the day-to-day technical details
  • Must have prior execution type trading support experience (program trading, cash/block trading, or electronic trading)
  • Must have strong communications skills
  • Strong knowledge of Solaris UNIX and LINUX
  • Strong analytical and troubleshooting skills
  • Self-motivated with a positive attitude
  • Experience writing Perl or UNIX (Solaris and Linux) shells scripts
  • Experience with MS SQL, Sybase
  • Able to work as a W2 employee of Genesis10 (no Corp-to-Corp)

Desired Skills:
  • Working knowledge of FIX protocol
  • Experience with RV, MQ messaging, Windows Clustering, and Autosys
  • Experience with ITRS Geneos

If you have the described qualifications and are interested in this exciting opportunity, please apply!
About Genesis10:

Genesis10 is a leading U.S. business and technology consulting firm with hundreds of clients needing proven talent and solutions to power their strategic initiatives. If you are a high performing business or IT professional with solid, referenced experience, we want to meet you. Genesis10 recruiters and delivery professionals are highly accomplished career advocates, who get to know you beyond your resume to position you with the opportunities that fit your skills, experience and aspirations. We have benefit options to fit your needs and a support staff that works with you from placement throughout your engagement project after project. To learn more about Genesis10 and to view all our available career opportunities, please visit us at "Genesis10 is an Equal Opportunity Employer, M/F/D/V