Senior Network Engineer at Talan Americas

New York, NY, United States of America

Posted on Jul 09 2018 (13 days ago)

We're searching for a Senior Network Engineer with experience in client-server architecture, design, and routing protocol as well as low latency experience with colocation/switches/latency optimization to join our team at one of our clients, a major European Corporate and Investment Bank. The Production Engineering division of our client is responsible for providing innovative processes and tools for the operation of their trading platforms.


Essential duties and responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

  • Maintaining a diverse network across several continents
  • Liaising with third parties to maintain communication lines and data center infrastructure
  • Taking a lead role in the design of networks for new offices and data centers
  • Finding low latency solutions for existing networks
  • Working with traders to add or modify network connectivity to financial exchanges

Required Qualifications

Skill Set Required:

  • Low Latency experience with colocation/switches/latency optimization.
  • At least 7 years of experience working with complex, high performance networks with multiple sites (data centers and/or trading facilities)
  • Significant knowledge of client-server architectures and network design
  • The ability to work with traders and technologists to balance competing and/or quickly shifting priorities
  • The ability to manage multiple high-priority, high-pressure projects
  • Expert knowledge of Cisco IOS/NxOS and other network operating systems
  • Knowledgeable of routing protocols including BGP, OSPF, MSDP and PIM
  • Strong experience with multicast configuration
  • Experience with VPNs including IPSEC, GRE, Fortinet and Cisco ASA
  • Strong knowledge of Unix or Linux
  • Working knowledge of monitoring tools such as MRTG, Cricket, Nagios, Grafana and SNMP

Skill Set Desired:

  • Strong scripting skills such as Python
  • CCNP or higher
  • Finance background
  • Systems administration experience

Required Education and Experience:

  • A bachelor’s degree or higher in computer science or a related field
  • At least 5 years’ experience


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