Application Support Engineer



Application Support Engineer

Montreal, Quebec  - Permanent


Job Description

Our clients Data Ingestion Teams collect, cleanse, process and extract insights from their real time data ingestion streams. A best-in-class players in trading, our client is 1,000 people strong with large offices in Montreal, Chicago and smaller trading centres in most if not all global trading centres.


Our clients Data Ingestion Teams are comprised of: Software Infrastructure Engineers, Data Engineers, Data Scientist, AI modellers, and DevOps SRE professionals are growing. The now need to find exceptionally talented, best in class, application support engineers to oversee their mission critical, continually evolving data ingestion systems.

What you’ll be working on:

•Delivering flawless production support, software deployment and configuration, and proactive monitoring to anticipate and avoid issues before they occur (think SRE)

•Providing support for proprietary data ingestion systems deployed across a multi-platform production environment


Special Perks:

Base, Bonus, Vacation, Benefits, Transport to and from work, Healthy Breakfast, Lunch and Take-home Meals, Smartphone, Gym, Community spirit and participation, Extended maternity and paternity leave and many other reasons that explain why they have the best benefit package in the Montreal market and are able to retain their family of software developers for years…


Must Have Skills:

Here is what you will bring to this role:

•Experience in application support, client-focused, service- minded approach and a strong sense of urgency
•Knowledge of networking fundamentals (multicast, TCP, routing)
•Basic scripting skills (Such as; Python, PowerShell or Bash, etc.)
•If you can code in python or java or NodeJS or ruby or Scala that event better.
•If you get DevOps, Agile, CI CD, Containers you will thrive in this role
•Experience working in Linux and Windows environments
•Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
•The ability to learn quickly and a passion for new technologies
•Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English
•Ability to handle high pressure and time constraints with composure
•Strong organizational skills, including ability to effectively plan and prioritize


Nice to Have Skills:

Bonus Points for:

•An undergraduate degree in S/W Eng or Comp Sci
•Previous experience in financial markets or with financial trading applications
•Previous experience with configuration management tools such as Chef and Ansible


Details:

Starting: ASAP
Dress Code: Casual



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