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System Administrator / Network Engineer

Los Gatos, CA

Company Description

An algorithmic/high frequency proprietary trading company located in Los Gatos, CA. Established in 2004 it has had extraordinary success trading exchange traded derivatives throughout Asia. THis company fosters a laid back environment of ingenuity and opportunity. The ideal candidate displays a combination of outstanding technical skills, willingness to communicate and work with others and creative problem solving abilities. 

Job Description

This person will be responsible for building, configuring, maintaining and optimizing the trading network which is Cisco and Arista on a Linux platform. Since this is a small company, this person will wear many hats from system admin to network engineer. The ideal candidate needs to have a minimum of 3 years experience in a senior role with at least 5 years of relevent work experience. 

Qualifications

- Linux/Unix familiarity is a must.
- LAN/WAN configuration / maintenance
- Firewall/VPN configuration / maintenance
- Network Security / Network Policies / Network Monitoring
- WAN latency optimization for inter-exchange connectivity
- LAN/WAN optimization for data multicasts
- Server optimization: Networking parameters, network cards 

Additional Information

Company offers excellent Benefits, competitive salary with a range of 100,000 to 130,000 plus exceptional bonus potential.