Senior DevOps Engineer

  • Job Ref: 4561
  • Location: Galway, Ireland
  • Type: Permanent


Senior DevOps Systems Engineer

Location: Dublin


  • Extensive experience with Linux OS
  • 5+ years partnering with operations and troubleshooting production issues with high performance trading systems or similar application
  • Experience with task automation using off-the-shelf tools and/or customized scripts (Perl, Python, Bash, etc.)
  • Working knowledge of basic network tools (ssh, ping, netstat, tcpdump, traceroute, etc.)
  • Experience managing and supporting virtual infrastructure such as VMWare
  • Experience developing procedures and creating operations documentation
  • Experience troubleshooting problems and deploying fixes and upgrades to environments up to and including production
  • Experience with Splunk and KDB+ (nice to have)
  • Experience with the FIX protocol (nice to have)
  • Knowledge of and/or working experience with Alerting tools and dashboards such as ServiceNow and JMagic (nice to have)


The Purpose of Your Role


The Senior DevOps Systems Engineer is responsible for working closely with the Platform Architect and Technical Lead to design and develop common capabilities, stacks and SDLC pipelines. Candidates must be comfortable working with a small team of developers, analysts and design in a fast paced and highly ambiguous environment working with emerging technologies, high risks and uncertainty.

We are looking for a Senior DevOps Systems Engineer to help create and deploy our next generation trading platform.

The Value You Deliver

Be part of a team building new and advanced product(s) for trading assets.

The Skills You Bring


  • Experience across different frameworks, stacks, OS and environments
  • Strong technical skills
  • Experience in optimizing Agile/iterative software delivery methodologies
  • Proven track record of delivering front end, middle tier and backend capabilities
  • Experience delivering on different computing platforms
  • Ability to work across peer group to resolve technical/design issues

John Ryan, Senior Recruitment Consultant - Your e-Frontiers consultant for this job

John is one of our recruitment consultants on the Technical Infrastructure Division of e-Frontiers and has been with the company since June 2012. John brings over 12 years recruitment experience to the e-Frontiers team having previously worked for one of Ireland’s biggest recruitment companies. He has worked with many of the Ireland’s leading IT companies and has experience of sourcing technical candidates across all levels. He has also gained valuable on-site client recruitment experience from various recruitment projects. John studied Business Studies in Dublin Business School. He prides himself on his professional and logical approach to recruitment.

Specialises in: Senior Windows Engineers, System Support, Linux Administrators, Unix Administrators, Security Consultants, Virtualisation Specialists, Unix Specialists, Infrastructure Consultants, Cloud Automation Specialists, Office 365 Specialists, Windows Engineers