Connectivity Engineer

Location: New York, USA Salary: competitive
Sector: Banking IT, Finance and Operations, Global Markets Type: Permanent

Company Description:

A leading Hedge fund in NYC is seeking an experienced Connectivity Engineer to join their team. This engineer should be eager to learn, a team player, and results-driven. This is a full-time permanent role.

Job Description:

  • Serve as the global technical lead for network connectivity and lead the engineering and support of connectivity for global and regional networks.
  • Support and implement L1/L2 network across several MAN/WAN technologies
  • Responsible for operating traditional network carrier/telecom technologies
  • Work hands-on with carrier vendors to detect issues and provide advanced solutions and recommendations

Required Skills/Qualifications/Experience:

  • Expert with hands-on experience in traditional network carrier/telecom technologies (MPLS, DWDN, etc.) and working experience with SDN and SD-WAN technologies.
  • Scripting and programming experience (Python) and network/automation experience
  • Significant knowledge and experience with low latency routing & switching
  • Advanced knowledge in MAN/WAN connectivity solutions and working knowledge of key co-hotel and co- locations (and knowledge on low latency routes)
  • Familiar with MAP KMZ
  • Working knowledge and/or experience in the telecom and carrier space

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