Network Feed Engineer

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Posted Jan 15, 2013 - Requisition No. 35558

The Role

A challenging and exciting opportunity exists within Networks to work in the fast paced world of Market Data Feeds. The Network Feed team is directly responsible for supporting the market data distribution and content delivery network to provide enterprise services, electronic trading and data feeds to financial enterprise customers worldwide. Team members provided a client facing managed service that includes the monitoring of customer applications, network hardware, firewalls, servers and software management. The successful candidate will be involved in all technical aspects from hands-on support to software driven network management and control. Their responsibilities will include network installation, maintenance and provide business support for various market data products and development.


  • Excellent trouble shooting, communication, and project management skills
  • Ability to operate within a team environment and with various product developers
  • Sound working knowledge of trading systems, electronic trading, Linux systems, firewalls, networking and associated equipment (routers, servers, and switches)
  • CCNA, JNCIA, Linux, Checkpoint or equivalent engineering qualification required
  • Flexibility and willingness to work off hours when the situation requires

In addition, the following skills would be desirable:

  • Software programming, scripting and reporting
  • Understanding of stock exchanges and financial institutions including financial instruments, data feeds, product entitlements, and data publication
  • Strong business skills and product knowledge

The Company

Bloomberg, the global business and financial information and news leader, gives influential decision makers a critical edge by connecting them to a dynamic network of information, people and ideas. The company's strength- delivering data, news and analytics through innovative technology, quickly and accurately- is at the core of the Bloomberg Professional service, which provides real time financial information to more than 300,000 subscribers globally. Bloomberg's enterprise solutions build on the company's core strength, leveraging technology to allow customers to access, integrate, distribute and manage data and information across organizations more efficiently and effectively. Through Bloomberg Law, Bloomberg Government and Bloomberg New Energy Finance, the company provides data, news and analytics to decision makers in industries beyond finance. And Bloomberg News, delivered through the Bloomberg Professional service, television, radio, mobile, the Internet and two magazines, Bloomberg Businessweek and Bloomberg Markets, covers the world with more than 2,300 news and multimedia professionals at 146 bureaus in 72 countries. Headquartered in New York, Bloomberg employs more than 13,000 people in 185 locations around the world.

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