London-based data-driven financial technology and Sports Trading company with a mission to provide the highest levels of precision in risk management.
They develop high-quality platforms that operate low-latency proprietary trading systems and B2B risk management solutions in the sports-betting, gaming and financial industries.
This multidisciplinary engineering team consists of exceptional practitioners who challenge each other to deliver innovative solutions to complex problems.
It is common for their engineers to move between numerous projects and gain exposure to a variety of technologies. Despite their position as an industry leader, they are a relatively small team of technologists.
As a result, all team members have the opportunity to make a significant impact on the organisation. The culture is one of continuous learning, accountability, collaboration and impact.
They are looking to hire talented developers who wish to master their technical skills, perpetuate a knowledge-driven environment and enjoy collaboration and solving complex problems.
SummaryAs an Application Support and DevOps Engineer, you will be responsible for ensuring the smooth running and stability of business-critical systems.
You will be investigating and resolving issues as they arise and proactively monitoring critical systems. Given the 24 / 7 nature of the business, this role will involve varying shift patterns.
Responsibilities1st and 2nd line support responsibilitiesProactively monitor the overall health and performance of the technology platformAnalyse and troubleshoot the complex system, software, and networking infrastructure issuesWork closely with the engineering and quant teams to coordinate changes and manage incidentsDefine and document process and procedureLiaise with stakeholders when issues ariseExperience supporting real-time transactional systems (desirable)SkillsComputer science (or similar) degree from a top institution at 2 : 1 or aboveExperience working with Linux / UNIX OS including advanced commands and shell scriptsPractical working knowledge of python, C++ or JavaKnowledge of AWSFamiliarity with SQL and DBMS, ideally PostgresUnderstanding of networking conceptsA rigorous, detail-oriented approach to operationsAbility to operate and communicate clearly under pressureDesire to work in a collaborative, team environment with a positive can-do attitudeDOPSE1