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DevOps Engineer
Ref No.: 14-00101
Location: New York, New York
Position Type:Direct Placement
Start Date: 08/05/2014
A top-tier global trading firm seeks a creative DevOps Engineer to design and implement world-class infrastructure tools for our C++ developers on our Core Engineering team. Our client looking for a self-motivated contributor who is passionate about building high-quality tools. The role involves combining cutting-edge open source and proprietary technology to create fast C++ build systems, supporting tools, and workflows. You will work closely with our developers and traders to find new ways to push the boundaries of developer productivity. This role is in New York City.

Responsibilities
  • Developing, improving, and maintaining C++ coding environment
  • Diagnosing and solving coding issues, including issues with the C++ compiler and linker
  • Evaluating and adding support for new compilers, linkers, and build tools
  • Use Lua, Python, and NodeJS, to architect, implement and integrate build software and productivity tools
  • Work closely with national and international developers and traders
Qualifications
  • A bachelor's degree in computer science, math, or physics
  • Excellent programming skills, including experience with development in dynamic programming languages and knowledge of the C++ compiler and linker
  • Extremely strong working knowledge of the Linux operating system, especially building C++ software and expertise in scripting languages, such as Bash shell scripting
  • Experience with GNU make, Git, and Open Source software (preferred)
In addition, the ideal candidate has:
  • A passion for new technologies and actively improving existing systems for users
  • The drive to take initiative and proactively identify opportunities for efficiency and automation
  • The ability to prioritize multiple tasks in a fast-paced environment
  • To be extremely detailed
  • To work well individually and as a team player