Application Support Engineer - Surveillance
$95 C2C or $84 w2 (***Depending on Experience***)
Midtown NYC on 6th
A Contract position at a prominent global financial services firm.
Pay Options: IC - Self Incorporated or W2
Location: Midtown NYC on 6th.
Skills required for the position: INFRASTRUCTURE, HADOOP, PERL, LINUX.
Technology team is looking to develop complex surveillance models that can scale and efficiently process our growing volume of transaction data (500M+ messages day) and market data (billions of ticks per day). The new architecture will allow horizontal scaling, significantly improving time to market and reducing model development cost In addition to the above, LCR is also looking to implement a cross-channel, integrated surveillance solution that consolidates and correlates alerts and information from various sources, including electronic communications platforms, voice, and trade data, and enables a targeted identification and integrated investigationRequirementAs part of the implementation of the above described initiatives, LCR is looking to onboard an Applications Engineer to work under the engineering lead within the department for setup, integration, management and level-4 support of the related platforms and infrastructure.
Must have hands on experience and knowledge on Hadoop technology (especially Cloudera)
Full hands on knowledge of Operating Systems (mainly Linux and Windows Server 2008) and virtualization technologies like VMWare.
Strong Shell and Perl scripting skills
Very good working knowledge of technologies like web servers (Apache), Application Servers (Web Sphere, Tom Cat, .Net), Database (DB2 and MSSQL Server, MySQL), Single Sign-On (Siteminder), storage technologies (NAS / SAN from an implementation perspective not expected to know it from a configuration perspective)
Familiar with Unix troubleshooting skills to include performance, kernel parameters, network, TCP/IP settings
Ability to package middleware products on Unix and Windows with automation of installation / deployment?Basic familiarity of relational database and query languages, data structures, indexing etc. and its impact on the application performance
Should be familiar with basic security policies for secure hosting solution, Kerberos.Should have performed capacity planning and performance tuning exercise
Familiar with Server/Global Load Balancing (F5) and web proxies technologies. Exposure the Automation tools like Puppet, Log management tool like Splunk and Unstructured Database technologies like MarkLogic and MongoDB.Experience
Should have Total 10 years of experience with a minimum of 7 years as an application / Unix engineer. Prior exp of working in a global financial org..
Job Id: 30479