Full-Time

Cloud Software Engineer

MarketAxess

MarketAxess

501-1,000 employees

Institutional electronic trading platform for global fixed-income markets.

Data & Analytics
Fintech

Junior, Mid, Senior

London, UK

Required Skills
Datadog
Kubernetes
Microsoft Azure
Agile
Python
JavaScript
Git
Apache Kafka
Java
Gradle
AWS
Jenkins
Maven
Terraform
Redis
Ansible
Development Operations (DevOps)
Linux/Unix
Google Cloud Platform
Requirements
  • 2+ years of hands-on experience designing, building, deploying, and automating infrastructure & platform services in Public Clouds (AWS preferred, GCP, and Azure) using Infrastructure as Code
  • 2 - 5 years of software development experience, with 2 years in Cloud and/or DevOps roles
  • Familiarity with GitOps, Automation and DevSecOps Pipeline tools like Ansible, Maven, Gradle, Terraform, and CloudFormation
  • Comprehensive understanding of CI/CD and experience with building and deploying pipelines with tools such as Jenkins, GitLab CI, and GitHub Actions
  • Real world experience with distributed systems, especially containers and Kubernetes; ideally experience with both cloud and/or on-premises Kubernetes deployments
  • Exposure to managing a multi-account AWS Organization and leveraging SSO, IAM, networking (VPC) and policy based RBAC
  • Strong knowledge in at least one language: Java, C#, Python, JavaScript
  • Advanced level of Linux OS understanding and scripting skills
  • Strong knowledge and experience with service-oriented architecture and event streaming (e.g., Confluent / Kafka) and caching platforms (e.g., Redis)
  • Understanding of Agile software development practices and operational excellence
  • BS/MS degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or a related subject
  • Experience with self-hosting and/or managing systems like Bitbucket, Github, Gitlab, HashiCorp Vault, DataDog, Sonarqube
  • English command written and oral a requisite
Responsibilities
  • Develop and scale engineering best practices across the organization through automation, auditability, automated testing, infrastructure and policy as code
  • Deliver the tooling and capabilities needed to enable application engineers to develop software according to our cloud first strategy
  • Integrate and operate observability products that support compliance requirements and enable engineers to better understand the state of their services and apps in production
  • Provide automated & developer-friendly cloud onboarding, account vending and management
  • Ensure least privileged access to our cloud platforms to enable a zero-trust environment
  • Partner and collaborate with IT Infrastructure, Networking, Security, Application, and Data Engineering teams
  • Utilize Enterprise Architecture and Solutions Architecture patterns to develop a robust & scalable Cloud and DevOps platform which creates low friction for adoption and continuous improvement
  • Focus on improving the user experience towards or cloud team and iteratively working towards higher degrees of usability and automation

MarketAxess stands out as a leading institutional electronic trading platform, offering enhanced liquidity, superior execution quality, and substantial cost savings in global fixed-income markets. Its patented trading technology is utilized by a vast network of over 2,000 firms, including top asset managers and institutional broker-dealers, for efficient bond trading. The company's award-winning Open Trading™ marketplace, robust data and analytical resources, and comprehensive range of pre- and post-trade services, position it as a preferred choice in the global credit markets.

Company Stage

Seed

Total Funding

$41.1K

Headquarters

New York, New York

Founded

2000

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

-1%

1 year growth

11%

2 year growth

28%