Network Market Data Engineering - Sunday to Thursday shift

Careers at Bloomberg

Middlesex County

Posted May 8, 2017 - Requisition No. 58407

Our Team:

Our Network Engineering Feed Team helps support one of the largest private communications networks in the world. Our clients depend on us to maintain critical connectivity for market data feeds, electronic trading and critical news information over the Bloomberg Network & Internet. The Bloomberg network spans over 100 Node sites, connects clients globally to over 1500 stock exchanges, market data and electronic trading venues. We touch all the operational aspects of installing, maintaining and configuring a network. On our team you'll use your skills to configure and support Routers, Linux servers and firewall equipment through network management systems and command line interfaces. You'll tap into your hands-on troubleshooting and project management experience regularly to collaborate with team mates and product developers to research and correct any connectivity issues. We'd love to see you have experience in a dynamic network environment where you supported both the network and security infrastructure for connectivity to financial markets and customers worldwide.

This position will be on a Sunday to Thursday 10am-7pm shift.

We'll trust you to:

  • Resolve connectivity issues to our most critical customers, financial markets & Exchanges
  • Handle around 10-15 tickets on a daily basis
  • Work on different types of network devices via command line and network management systems such as Routers, Switches, Linux Servers & Firewalls
  • Draft network diagrams, perform network planning & implement changes

You need to have:

  • Cisco CCNA/CCNP, Juniper JNCIA/JNCIS, Linux, Checkpoint, Palo Alto or equivalent engineering experience
  • Experience in analyzing packet captures and other decode tools
  • Excellent trouble shooting, communication, and project management skills
  • Ability to collaborate both within a team environment and with various product developers
  • Sound working knowledge of financial market infrastructure such as trading systems/electronic trading applications, Linux servers, firewalls, networking and associated equipment (routers, servers, proxies, and switches)
  • Flexibility and willingness to work off hours when the situation requires

We'd love to see:

  • Software programming, scripting and reporting
  • Understanding of financial markets and underlying technologies in data distribution, feed handlers, and FIX message routing

If this sounds like you:

Apply if you think we're a good match. We'll get in touch to let you know what the next steps are.

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

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