System Administrator - NJ / NYC - Financial Services

Job Title: System Administrator - NJ / NYC - Financial Services
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Manhattan, New York
Salary: Up to US$400 per day
Reference: BBBH20512_1551101078
Contact Name: Todd Martin
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 25, 2019 13:24

Job Description

System Administrator - Financial Services - NJ & NYC

Technical Skills: Linux, Unix, Sun, Solaris, AIX, Open Source, Ansible, Salt, System, Network, Admin, Python, Perl, Korn, Shell, Chef, Ruby, Github, Salt, Jira

Our client, a global financial data firm HQ'd in New York, is seeking to hire an experienced Linux Technician Engineer to join one of their teams made up of some of New York's top tech talent.


  • Working in an operational environment covering 24/7 support
  • Designing, testing, and launching processes to create, build, and release infrastructure
    Work closely with the DevOps team in order to automate existing manual processes
  • Work shift work across multiple locations in NYC / NJ depending on business needs

The successful candidate will have experience with:

  • Unix/Linux exposure
  • Data center experience - cabling, configuration, deployment, installation
  • Open source DevOps config management, orchestration, and automation tools
  • Programming and/or automation experience with Python, Korn shell, and/or Perl - Bonus

Candidates should have a few years of experience in systems/network admin or operations. Also, candidates should look forward to adapting to new technologies and be comfortable working in an agile and test driven development environment.

U.S. Citizens, Green Card Holders, and those authorized to work in the US for any employer will be considered.

For more information regarding this role, please contact Todd Martin at (646) 766-1215