Full-Time

Network Engineer

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Optiver

Optiver

1,001-5,000 employees

Global electronic market maker in financial products

Quantitative Finance
Financial Services
Data & Analytics

Mid

Chicago, IL, USA

Required Skills
TCP/IP
Python
Communications
Computer Networking
Requirements
  • Passionate about network performance, monitoring & capacity planning
  • Confident with a variety of network monitoring and alerting tools
  • Experience with LAN and WAN technologies
  • In depth experience with network transport & routing protocols (TCP/UDP, OSPF, BGP, Multicast)
  • Comfortable working in a multi-vendor environment (Cisco, Arista, Palo Alto)
  • Experience with network security and firewalls
  • Confident with Python scripting for automation
  • Strong communication skills
  • Experience with low-latency networking, configuration management tooling functions, time series databases and centralized logging solutions are beneficial
Responsibilities
  • Provide technical expertise to support a high frequency trading floor in a competitive market-making environment
  • Identify, design and implement network optimizations
  • Automate and eliminate manual elements of our network infrastructure
  • Assist with planned upgrades and maintenance (migrations, expansions, hardware and software upgrades)
  • Ensure all aspects of our WAN network function correctly across our global data centers and colocations
  • Contribute to capacity planning, connectivity improvements and traffic flow optimization
  • Contribute to the ongoing standardization of our environments & our Infrastructure as Code vision

Optiver is a global electronic market maker that utilizes its own best-in-class trading systems and infrastructure to provide liquidity for listed derivatives, cash equities, ETFs, bonds, and foreign currencies, ensuring market efficiency, transparency, and stability. The main technologies/methods used include electronic trading systems and infrastructure to provide liquidity for a wide range of financial products.

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

N/A

Headquarters

Amsterdam, Netherlands

Founded

1986

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

4%

1 year growth

15%

2 year growth

36%

Benefits

Transparent bonus structure

Top tier benefits

Generous vacation time

Health and wellness programs