Low Latency Connectivity Engineer
Market Contract Rate
Midtown NYC on 7th
A Contract position at a major U.S. financial institution.
Pay Options: w2.
Contact Kyle Barlics. call (732) 791-4723 / (212) 616-4800 ext.580 or email firstname.lastname@example.org with the Job Code KTB31261 or Click the Apply Now button (Sorry, NO IC - Self Incorporated for this position!).
Location: Midtown 53rd.
Skills required for the position: LINUX, LOW LATENCY/HIGH FREQUENCY TRADING, CONNECTIVITY, PERL, PYTHON, ELECTRONIC TRADING.
Optional (not required):EQUITY, FIXED INCOME
Detailed Info: Responsible for Solutions Engineering across multiple GMI, Equity and Debt business units, focused primarily on the electronic trading environment.
Specific responsibility for solutions design, implementation and complex troubleshooting in the Equity Prop Trading environment, as well as Debt Market FX/IR trading.
Helped design and implement solutions to achieve low-latency connectivity between Merrill's Prop Trading environment and multiple external venues.
Partnered with vendors (HP, Cisco, NetApp, etc.) to pilot cutting-edge solutions to meet the needs of Merrill's electronic trading groups. Broad design experience with Linux running on Intel and AMD-based hardware platforms, SAN and NAS storage solutions, Gig and 10Gig Ethernet, multicast protocol issues, Tibco Rendezvous and EMS messaging, Firewall and RACL technologies, Wombat/Market Data and other low-latency infrastructure components.
Development/Computing Environment: Linux Server
The position offers competitive rate.
Job Id: 31261