IT Engineer

  • Competitive
  • Martigny, Valais, Switzerland Martigny Valais CH
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Transmarket Group
  • 26 Feb 18 2018-02-26

Oryctérope Transalpin Sarl is excited to provide a unique employment opportunity in Valais. We look forward to your application.


Key Responsibilities:

  • Collaborate in designing solutions for global trading client infrastructures
  • Help maintain high availability, low latency infrastructures
  • Share a stake in testing and validation of change management 
  • Innovate through research of new technologies with fellow team members
  • Communicate and collaborate with developers and other technology stakeholders
  • Proactively monitor environments and provide capacity planning
  • Drive solutions and/or projects in a fast paced environment
  • Provide third tier support with regular on-call support rotation


Required Qualifications:

  • 2+ years experience at a systems engineering level
  • Experience building, tuning and maintaining production global trading systems preferred
  • Advanced knowledge of system architecture
  • Strong understanding of performance tuning both Linux kernels and hardware optimizations for low latency environments 
  • Scripting abilities in Python and/or Bash
  • Self-motivated individual with ability to take direction and complete time-sensitive tasks with high attention to detail
  • Strong understanding of TCP/IP stack
  • Moderate knowledge of multicast and unicast troubleshooting tools and techniques
  • Experience with system orchestration and configuration/patch management tools
  • Understanding of financial exchange architectures
  • Customer service oriented communication and interpersonal skills
  • Experience working with developers to troubleshoot application performance issues
  • Working well under pressure in a fast-paced environment and effectively handling stressful situations


Preferred Skills or Experience:

  • Experience with database administration (MySQL preferred)
  • Virtual environment design and deploy expertise (VMware or KVM)
  • Working knowledge of containerization techniques (i.e. Docker)
  • Experience with ELK stack


Desired Education:

  • BS or higher in a technical discipline. Exceptions considered for candidates with strong industry experience