Linux Engineer/ Systems Administrator

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Linux Engineer/ Systems Administrator

  • Location:


  • Sector:

    Information Technology & Digital Services

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    $110-145k + Super + Bonus

  • Contact:

    Shane Garvin

  • Contact email:

  • Contact phone:

    0450 074 078

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  • Published:

    29 days ago

  • Duration:


  • Expiry date:


  • Startdate:

    ASAP - 4 weeks

Are you an energetic and switched-on Linux Systems Administrator, who is looking for a role that will take you to the next level of Linux engineering? Do you want to be working on bleeding-edge automation and virtualisation projects within a international finance firm?

If you are an intelligent Linux Systems Administrator or Engineer, proficient in Python scripting preferred and seeking an exciting Linux role that will see you playing with new technologies, then this could be the role for you!

We are seeking a high-calibre Linux Systems Administrator with 4+ years experience to join an exceptional global trading firm in their Latency Team. 

This Linux Systems Administrator position will see you working on high-profile projects focusing on system administration, automation and performance. Automation experience in Puppet is ideal but not essential.

As an extremely successful finance organisation, they are renowned for hiring the best technologists in the market. They boast an outstanding company culture, fantastic management, great perks and a solid bonus. You will enjoy working in a premium CBD office on a busy trading floor.

This position is crucial in maintaining the efficient running of the business's fundamental hardware and systems and you will ideally have experience in improving and documenting existing scripts and processes. This role will involve latency & performance monitoring and data analysis.

You will be working in a production environment and ideally you will have strong experience in the finance industry, trading or will be coming from a large corporate environment. You will have excellent scripting skills, ideally in Python or Bash and have exceptional Linux skills.

This is a permanent opportunity based in the Sydney CBD.

Technically Experience & Responsibilities:

  • Linux operating systems (CentOS, Redhat etc)
  • Good Python or Bash Scripting (or Similar language)
  • Improvement of existing scripts/processes
  • Documentation of existing systems and processes
  • Data analysis
  • Automation experience in Puppet ideal but not essential
  • Network troubleshooting
  • Software installations & Upgrades
  • Configuring and supporting monitoring tools
This is a fantastic role with huge scope and great opportunity and you will be given the opportunity to learn cutting-edge trading technologies

To apply, please submit your CV via the portal by clicking the APPLY NOW button below. 

Shane Garvin
0450 074 078
Northbridge Recruitment
98 Gloucester Street, The Rocs, Sydney, NSW, 2000
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