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LSEG DevOps Engineer in Toronto, Ontario

AlphaDesk is Refinitiv’s Award Winning Order and Portfolio Management Software. The AlphaDesk team develops and supports the software for hedge funds and asset managers globally. The software sits at the core of our client’s daily processes with functions including electronic trading, real-time portfolio P&L and risk. AlphaDesk has been growing at an unprecedented rate, gaining significant market share in the last few years. We can attribute our success to our capable and highly motivated team, and are looking for new candidates who share in our goal of delivering quality products and support in a fast growing, tight-knit team.

We are looking for passionate, hard-working, and talented DevOps Engineers who have experience supporting mission critical, high availability applications. You will work in a fast-paced environment, supporting trading software and the underlying infrastructure used by our clients around the world.

The Role

  • Select and implement technology that can help to improve reliability and efficiency across our systems

  • Use DevOps tools to automate and monitor AWS Cloud infrastructure

  • Develop scripts for automation of build, testing and deployment

  • Work with developers and the technical support team on improving and scaling our infrastructure for electronic trading

  • Maintain and review existing monitoring systems utilizing heuristic techniques to ensure servers are monitored effectively and escalating production issues as required to the team

  • Communicate effectively across different teams to troubleshoot issues as they arise

  • Collaborate with developers to identify and address security vulnerabilities

  • Create new documents and update existing documents on infrastructure and processes

Job Requirements

  • BS in Computer Science, Engineering or a related technical field, or equivalent experience

  • 3+ years of experience as a DevOps Engineer, or similar technical role

  • Solid AWS experience

  • Strong coding and scripting skills

  • Knowledge of Infrastructure as Code (Terraform)

  • Knowledge of Docker

  • Knowledge of IP networking, VPNs, DNS, and firewalls

  • Knowledge of C# .NET build tools and automated testing tools

  • Familiarity with monitoring tools such as Nagios

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills, with the ability to work effectively across teams

  • Ability to retain composure under stressful conditions

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