The Network Engineer role requires outstanding candidates with a strong background in Unix (Linux, Solaris), networking and solid problem solving skills, a positive, can-do attitude and an inquisitive, curious mind-set with a desire to learn and excel.
Job Description – Roles and Responsibilities
•Provide expert level assistance in major infrastructure refresh projects for TRKD API platforms.
-Assist existing staff in designing and implementing solutions to deliver various business initiatives, including projects for market data, Time Series, and news..
-Deploy, test, and implement project solutions and take ownership of issues surfaced during implementation and testing.
-Replicate reported infrastructure issues and pursue resolution through research, referral, or engagement with resolver groups - internal and external.
-Identify and highlight obstacles influencing timely resolution of issues likely to impact project deliverables.
-Liaise with Development /QA, Product Management, and other groups in the pursuit of timely delivery of project objectives.
oDocument operational and support information for handover at project completion.
•Maintain staging, testing and production environments while adhering to change and software control best practices.
-Deliver major aspects of environment management, from previewing, building, releasing and testing new versions of software to managing system availability.
•Manage major product upgrades and rollouts
-Represent Engineering team on various conference calls and meetings relating to specific projects and updates to all stakeholders.
-Maintain awareness of upcoming project milestones and deliverables and plan workflow accordingly.
This is a representative list of responsibilities. It is not intended to be all-inclusive.
Perform other assignments requested by the manager.
REQUIRED SKILLS AND EDUCATION:
Bachelor’s degree in an Engineering discipline or Computer Science or equivalent experience (3-5 years)
Strong knowledge of Solaris and Linux Operating systems
Good understanding of Networking and TCP/IP.
Strong organizational, interpersonal, and problem solving skills.
Ability to prioritize and work independently, and deliver quality results in a time sensitive environment.
Knowledge of shell scripting and RMDS product family is a definite plus