Linux System Engineer

Location: Chicago, Illinois, United States
Salary: US$100000 - US$200000 per annum + Competitive - Base + Bonus
Sectors: Fintech
Job Type: Permanent
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My client is a global high-frequency trading solution looking for a Linux Systems Engineer. This United States based position is 100% remote. As part of a distributed team, strong communication skills and the ability to work independently are critical. This engineer will be focused on the management and maintenance of a network of servers and data centers.


  • Linux OS installations and tuning with extreme focus on acquiring ultra low latency performance
  • Hardware and network installations, troubleshooting, and administration
  • Automating processes and delivering improvements to system operation, scalability, and speed
  • Researching new and upcoming technologies, purchasing, and coordinating installations


  • Experience in a high-frequency, ultra low-latency environment is required.
  • Advanced knowledge of Linux OS including installations, administration, and automation
  • Solid understanding of networking and the requirements involved in maintaining a network of multiple data centers including tuning and measurement methodologies
  • Understanding of High Frequency Trading including domain practices and technologies
  • Experience with SolarFlare and Onload

If this position interests you, please apply as soon as possible.

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