system admin - financial services - $800-$1,000/day - nyc

Job Title: system admin - financial services - $800-$1,000/day - nyc
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Manhattan, New York
Salary: US$800 - US$1000 per day
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH17254_1514935610
Contact Name: Joseph Dugan
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 02, 2018 23:26

Job Description

System Administrator - Financial Services - $800-$1,000/day - New York, NY

Our client, a global financial data firm based in New York, is seeking to hire an experienced System Administrator to join their Systems Stability Engineering team comprised of some of New York's top tech talent. They manage a large and diverse fleet of servers and handle operating system administration like configuration management, kernel and performance tunables, filesystems, and task orchestration.

The successful candidate will have 5+ years of experience within systems administration engineering. Also, he/she should have experience with interpreted languages like Python, Perl, Ruby, etc. and with shell scripting (bash or ksh preferred).

Candidates should be able to apply network settings and tunables using different configuration management platforms. Experience with Chef, CFEngine, Puppet, Saltstack, and Foreman is a plus as well.

*** US Citizens or Green Card holders only***

For more information regarding this role, please contact Joe Dugan at (646) 766-1231 or email