Associate - Linux System Administrator - Hong Kong

  • Competitive
  • Hong Kong Hong Kong Hong Kong HK
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Nomura Asia
  • 18 Sep 18 2018-09-18

Instinet (a Nomura Company) is now hiring Associate - Linux System Administrator - Hong Kong

Nomura Overview   

Nomura is an Asia-based financial services group with an integrated global network spanning over 30 countries. By connecting markets East & West, Nomura services the needs of individuals, institutions, corporates and governments through its three business divisions: Retail, Asset Management, and Wholesale (Global Markets and Investment Banking). Founded in 1925, the firm practices disciplined entrepreneurship while building on a long tradition of serving clients with creative solutions and considered thought leadership.
 
Instinet Overview   

As the agency-model execution services arm of the Nomura Group, Instinet Incorporated subsidiaries provide brokerage services to clients in over 65 markets around the world. Through its advanced suite of electronic trading strategies, experienced high-touch trading group, top-ranked Commission Management services, award-winning desktop trading platform, and unparalleled access to insightful analytics, content and unique liquidity, Instinet helps institutions lower overall trading costs and ultimately improve investment performance. For more information, please visit www.instinet.com.
 
Job description   
 
Provide system administration support on production trading system and other associated
platform.
Provide technical advice from infrastructure perspective to developers and application support
staff
Perform capacity planning on the production environment.
Arrange and perform hardware/OS installation.
Perform regular upgrade and maintenance
Design and implement new infrastructure solution 

 
Key Experience & Skills   
 

The successful candidate will have 5+ years’ experience with the following skills:
Strong knowledge of Red Hat/Centos/Oracle Linux/Fedora
Scripting skills using Unix Shell, or Perl or Python or Ruby
Understanding of the major network and application protocols, including TCP/IP, DNS, HTTP, FTP, SMTP, SNMP, DHCP, TFTP, PXE, Syslog
Knowledge of monitoring system like Zenoss or Nagios
Experience with installing, configuring and managing internet facing service e.g. Squid, SOCKS, BIND, Email
Excellent interpersonal communication (verbal and written) and troubleshooting skills
Able to learn and work independently with customer focus.

The following skills are strong plus:


Knowledge on Linux kernel tuning
Experience configuring Apache, Tomcat, Postfix, LDAP
Experience with System and Configuration management product e.g. Puppet/Ansible/Redhat Satellite
Knowledge of virtualization technologies VMWare ESX/ESXi/KVM/Docker
Working knowledge of the traffic management solutions from F5
Experience installing and running MySQL in Linux environment
Experience with packet analyzer e.g. tcpdump or Wireshark
Basic knowledge on Cisco devices and IOS
Experience with Datacenter planning, design, and physical installation of devices
 
Regional Disclaimers / Diversity Statement   

Nomura is committed to an employment policy of equal opportunities, and is fundamentally opposed to any less favourable treatment accorded to existing or potential members of staff on the grounds of race, creed, colour, nationality, disability, marital status, pregnancy, gender or sexual orientation.