Senior Linux Engineer
Location : Dallas, TX
This is a hybrid role, based in G-Research’s office in Dallas.
G-Research is Europe’s leading quantitative finance research firm. We hire the brightest minds in the world to tackle some of the biggest questions in finance. We pair this expertise with machine learning, big data, and some of the most advanced technology available to predict movements in financial markets.
Opened in 2022, the Dallas office is a key infrastructure hub where we work on the latest technologies in a cutting-edge environment.
G-Research is a fast-growing, software-driven organisation. We use large-scale deployments of distributed systems to drive research and monitoring capabilities within the business.
We are looking for an experienced Senior Linux Engineer who will be responsible for maintaining, optimizing, and enhancing our Linux-based infrastructure.
Key responsibilities of the role include:
Continuously assessing and optimizing the Linux infrastructure for performance, scalability, and cost-efficiency
Developing and maintaining our automation and tooling to streamline self-service provisioning and configuration management
Setting up monitoring tools and systems to proactively identify and resolve issues
Performing root cause analysis for complex problems, in particular, supporting engineers in other teams with strategic migrations of platforms; for example (planned for 2024), Database and BigData migrations to Kubernetes
Implementing and maintaining security best practices, including regular system patching
Maintaining detailed documentation of system configurations, procedures, and policies
Developing junior members of our team in Dallas
Who are we looking for?
We are seeking an experienced Linux Engineer with a strong engineering background and exceptional problem-solving skills.
The ideal candidate will have the following skills and experience:
Advanced problem-solving skills, with a proven track record in designing, implementing, and supporting complex systems
Extensive experience with Linux and a strong understanding of Networking fundamentals
Expert level knowledge in Python for Automation and Integration
Strong experience with CI/CD, preferably Jenkins, and Configuration Management tools, such as Ansible and Terraform
Experience administering and using Kubernetes
Demonstrable experience in leading successful technical projects
Why should you apply?
Market-leading compensation plus annual discretionary bonus
Informal dress code and excellent work/life balance
Excellent paid time off allowance
Sick days, military leave, and family and medical leave
Generous 401(k) plan
12-weeks fully paid parental leave
Medical and Prescription, Dental, and Vision insurance
Life and Accidental Death & Dismemberment (AD&D) insurance
Employee Assistance and Wellness programs
Generous relocation allowance and support
Great selection of office snacks, and hot and cold drinks
On-site gym and car park
G-Research is committed to cultivating and preserving an inclusive work environment. We are an ideas-driven business and we place great value on diversity of experience and opinions.
We want to ensure that applicants receive a recruitment experience that enables them to perform at their best. If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation please let us know in the relevant section.Apply