Market Data SRE Manager

Careers at Bloomberg

London

Posted Dec 30, 2016 - Requisition No. 56316

The Bloomberg Market data service delivers high-quality market data and distribution services to our financial customers. Our core values of building strong partnerships, bold product engineering and organizational innovation empowers us to exceed customer demands in a dynamic financial market.

In order to keep up with growing demands of our business use cases we want to grow and expand our Market Data SRE group as well as inject it with proven experienced outside SRE knowledge. The Market Data SRE group will

  • Create and ensures a SLA for each component service that it supports
  • Request and/or makes changes so that components can be installed and managed
  • Ensures that the Market Data System is supported as a single service by ensuring common and integrated standards with respect to logging, latency, troubleshooting, monitoring, etc.
  • Develop Software toward automating monitoring, alerting, capacity management, triage, recovery and change management activities

The manager of the Market Data SRE group is expected to

  • Drive strategic,technical, and operational process direction for the group
  • Understand and transform legacy software
  • Grow the management and technical capabilities of the team
  • Collaborate effective across multiple time zones – Americas, EMEA, APAC
  • Bring and entrench SRE culture in the Market Data team

You need to have:

  • A strong background in building a development focused operations/production engineering organization
  • In-depth knowledge of Linux/UNIX
  • Exposure to C/C++ or Java technologies
  • An understanding of a variety of scripting languages
  • Experience using wide variety of open source technologies and tools such as Jenkins, Chef, Puppet, Gyp, Make, GIT, GitHub, SVN

We would love to see:

  • Proven record of ability to drive change
  • Proven record of ability to collaborate and bridge gaps between different engineering teams
  • Proven record of transforming legacy systems
  • Proven record of hands on technical development with respect to the latest tools for availability, latency, performance, efficiency, change management, monitoring, triage, and capacity planning.

If this sounds like you:

Apply if you think we're a good match! We'll get in touch with you to let you know what the next steps are. In the meantime, check us out at http://www.techatbloomberg.com/

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