Systems Administrator - Pune India

Job description

About Us:

FlexTrade Systems is a global leader in high performance multi-asset execution management and order management systems for equities, fixed income, foreign exchange, futures, and options. A pioneer in the field, FlexTrade is internationally recognized for introducing FlexTRADER®, the world’s first broker-neutral, execution management trading system, which allows clients to completely control and customize their execution workflows through a comprehensive ability to search/access liquidity while maintaining the confidentiality of their trading strategies.


The Team

The Global IT Team at FlexTrade is a fast-growing team and vital function of our business. We are a group of ‘get it done’ builders and visionaries that are focused and strategically minded. Although we are a small team, we leverage our cross-functional expertise to deliver quality service to our stakeholders from strategy through execution. 

About You

IT Team at FlexTrade is a fast-growing team and vital function of our business. We are a group of ‘get it done’ builders and visionaries that are client-focused and strategically minded. Although we are a small team, we leverage our cross-functional expertise to deliver quality campaigns to our stakeholders from strategy through execution. You will be part of a team managing a fully virtualized Linux and Windows infrastructure and Cisco network, making heavy use of configuration management and source control. 

Requirements

Responsibilities

  • 1st and 2nd Line Support for the hosting and operations of our SaaS solutions
  • Fulfilling Service Requests
  • Provisioning and maintaining servers, both physical and virtual
  • Diagnosing & resolving issues across multiple different areas such as networking, storage, infrastructure, Citrix etc.
  • Basic configuration of network devices
  • Maintenance of a Citrix Environment 

Knowledge, Skills & Experience

    • 7+ years’ experience in Linux Administration, ideally RedHat / CentOS

    • Experience in Data Center Technology or working in BFSI sector.

    • 3 - 4 years’ experience of virtualization, Ideally VMWare.

    • Proactive Administration of Linux systems (Redhat and CentOS), ideally in a service provider and financial environment

    • Patch management

    • Automate tasks with basic scripting

    • Troubleshoot incidents and handle escalations to vendors where appropriate

    • Provide system performance tuning, optimisation, and capacity planning

    • Proactive Administration of Configuration Management using Puppet

    • Expand the use of Configuration Management where appropriate and act as a Subject Matter Expert

    • Basic knowledge of Windows and related technologies such as AD, DNS, SCCM

    • Working knowledge of Windows 2019 servers.

    • Knowledge of basic TCP/IP/Routing/VLANs

    • Experience on network devices like router, switches and firewall devices of any platform

    • Experience in Data Center Technology or working in BFSI Sector

    • Working actively on ticketing systems, ITIL processes and IT operations.

    • Excellent troubleshooting skills

    • Excellent interpersonal skills with an ability to both understand and explain technical issues

    • Enthusiasm and willingness to learn in a high paced dynamic environment

    • Related certifications such as RHCSA, RHCE, Puppet Certified Professional etc. desirable