Lead Network Engineer

Location: Manhattan, New York Salary: competitive
Sector: Banking IT Type: Permanent

Company Description:

A financial broker and technology provider in Manhattan is seeking an experienced Network Engineer to join their Technology Solutions and Services group.

Job Description:

  • Responsible for all aspects of day-to-day operations, engineering, and architecture of the Data & Voice Networks
  • Configure, implement and support WAN/LAN network architecture, manage routing protocols, documentation, and network diagram
  • Maintain a diverse network across several continents in addition to minimizing latency and optimize Market Data multicast distribution
  • Work hands-on with both internal and external vendors, carriers, clients, to add or modify network connectivity and when necessary, troubleshoot and identify sources of problems and bring issues to resolution

Required Skills/Qualifications/Experience:

  • Hands-on experience working with complex, high performance networks with multiple sites (data centers and/or trading facilities)
  • Significant knowledge of client-server architectures and network design
  • The ability to work with traders and technologists to balance competing and/or quickly shifting priorities
  • Expert knowledge of Cisco IOS/NxOS, Arista EOS, F5, Cisco ASA and other network operating systems
  • Knowledgeable of routing protocols including TCP/IP BGP, OSPF, MSDP and PIM and experience with VPNs including IPSEC, GRE, Fortinet and Cisco ASA
  • Strong experience with multicast configuration, market data exchange, routing protocols
  • Experience with operating systems like Windows Linux, and Solaris
  • Scripting and programming experience, design and support of virtualization, cloud infrastructure

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