We are looking for a skilled engineer to join our Operations team based out of our Houston office. A highly qualified candidate will be able to support our infrastructure and automate processes to ensure efficiency in a global, 24/7 environment.
Ideally looking for someone who has a strong financial background as this group will be supporting equities and commodities.
Will need this person to understand Java. Not looking for a hardcore developer by any means, but someone who can potentially do some light coding.
Point of contact and support for front office critical applications, responding to inquiries regarding calculations observed in various finance (P&L) and risk systems
Developing and deploying solutions with a view of automating manual tasks and improving processes.
Identifying / implementing performance and reliability improvements within production environment.
Engage with business stakeholders to deliver on projects of varying complexity.
Able to document and maintain solutions and procedures as they are established.
Providing weekend and on call support on rotation, using DevOps skills to decrease load.
Day to Day Duties:
Develop, implement and enhance daily processes with automation solutions.
Respond to and troubleshoot high impact issues affecting applications within remit.
Work collaboratively with other DevOps teams within a global organization.
Testing and deploying changes to production infrastructure.
Assist with documenting change requirements upon consultation with key stakeholders.
Weekend and public holiday support rotation will be required.
DevOps and Agile mindset with experience in software development and/or scripting.
A broad understanding of how applications and platforms work best together.
Experience with Operating Systems (LINUX/Widows) and appreciation of networking.
Experience with constructing and debugging SQL queries (Sybase, MSSQL preferable).