Service Operations Senior Performance Engineer
Interactive Data 7ticks, a division of Interactive Data Corporation, is a leading managed service provider (MSP) for the financial trading marketplace. We provide global ultra-low latency infrastructure that trading firms of all sizes use to run their businesses. We compete on microseconds and uptime, so our environment is challenging, technology-fueled, and fast-paced. At 7ticks, you’ll be surrounded by CCIE’s and deep subject matter experts who work together and keep it fun. We’re looking for a driven technology professional with a strong process orientation, deep technical skills, the ability to work under pressure, and desire to continuously improve.
We are currently seeking to add a Performance Engineer to the 7ticks team. The Performance Engineer will be responsible for analysis and overall system performance improvement recommendations. The ideal candidate would have solid data analytic skills with technology competencies in application management/development (60%) and systems/network architecture (40%).
The role provides daily challenges and no day is the same as the next. This role has both operational and strategic responsibilities, along with interaction with customers. This role will provide operational and performance support to clients on a variety of platforms and vendors. The ideal candidate will have subject matter expertise in all areas- application management, systems/network architecture, packet decode and analysis, and end-to-end performance optimization- but a minimum of two with the ability to rapidly scale up in other areas will suffice. The Performance Engineer’s goal will be to deliver customer solutions for our most difficult and complex low-latency network, application, and system performance problems
Required Experience:Qualifications:Must Have:
Excellent hands-on experience of understanding Network, system, multi-tier problems and resolving them
Solid working knowledge of *NIX Operating Sytems
Experience with any or all of the following: Netscout, Wireshark, Sniffer Pro/Network General, Endace, Correlix, Corvil or other similar tools
Application development experience with solid understanding of application arch include database , data collection, and data integration APIs
Expert data analysis and trend capabilities
Strong understanding of Linux and or Windows Server Systems
Multicast in a switched/routed network
VRF design and implementation
BGP and OSPF protocols
Packet and flow analysis
Service Provider experience
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Able to work on a team or in an individual setting
INTERACTIVE DATA IS AN EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER.
- Product feature and function design
- Trading industry experience
Keyword: Correlix, Endace, Corvil, Sniffer, packet analysis, Netscout, Wireshark, Performance analysis
From: Interactive Data
Interactive Data - 10 months ago
Interactive Data Corporation is a global provider of financial market data, analytics and related services to financial institutions, active...