Infrastructure Engineer
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TransMarket Group

51-200 employees

Global proprietary trading firm leveraging next-gen technology.
Company Overview
TransMarket Group (TMG) is a globally recognized proprietary trading firm that leverages cutting-edge technology to manage risk and seize opportunities in financial markets worldwide. With a 40-year track record of profitability and industry respect, TMG combines the stability of an established company with the growth potential of a startup, fostering an entrepreneurial culture that encourages constant learning and improvement. The firm's commitment to generous stewardship of its wealth and its mission to serve others further distinguishes it as a unique and rewarding place to work.
Financial Services
Venture Capital

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

N/A

Founded

1980

Headquarters

Chicago, Illinois

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

-2%

1 year growth

8%

2 year growth

11%
Locations
Chicago, IL, USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
Bash
Python
Puppet
Management
JIRA
Ansible
Confluence
Linux/Unix
CategoriesNew
DevOps & Infrastructure
Software Engineering
Requirements
  • BA/BS/MS degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or related experience
  • 2+ years of experience in related field
  • Hands-on experience cabling, racking, and installing bare metal servers, network devices, and network cards
  • Experience with remote management tools for servers (iDrac, iLO)
  • Understanding of automated provisioning tools (PXE, Foreman) and ability to create installation files (kickstart, preseed)
  • Experience with Linux at the administration level (Debian, CentOS)
  • Practical knowledge of inventory tools (Netbox)
  • Good understanding of monitoring tools (Icinga2, Grafana, ELK)
  • Experience with infrastructure management tools (Ansible, Puppet)
  • Good management skills with ticketing and documentation tools (Jira, Confluence)
  • Experience in a low latency environment a strong plus, e.g., Solarflare, Onload, PTP
  • Flexibility to occasionally work outside of core business hours and on weekends
  • Ability to travel and provide support to other regions occasionally as needed
  • This position requires physical presence and is onsite (no remote work)
Responsibilities
  • Ownership over our data center infrastructure, tasked with all aspects of keeping it up and operating in an optimal and reliable manner
  • Contacting third-party vendors about remote equipment installation and maintenance and then supervising those projects through completion
  • Performing hardware installation and troubleshooting existing hardware
  • Documenting both new and established procedures to establish and foster best practices firmwide
  • Cooperating with other engineers to provide stable and secure deployments of new infrastructure components
  • Working with network engineers to reliably upgrade and replace old network equipment
  • Developing an automated provisioning system and keeping the inventory system up to date
  • Troubleshooting software issues that might be related to hardware failures
  • Providing in-office hardware support
  • Working as part of an in-office team to collaborate directly with our experienced traders and technologists on brainstorming and implementing creative solutions to a wide range of problems
Desired Qualifications
  • Working experience with Windows is a plus
  • Experience with scripting and automation (Python, Bash or other) is a plus