Feb 01, 2023

Platform Operations Engineer

  • Interactive Brokers
  • Budapest, Hungary
Full time Operations

Job Description


Key Responsibilities:

  • Monitor multiple servers that simultaneously run various applications and scripts and ensure issues/bugs are resolved in a timely manner
  • React to production incidents and rectify problems; work with respective developers to improve applications
  • Set monitoring system and checks to ensure issues are caught early
  • Write scripts for Technical Operations group in automating processes and tasks like data archiving/clean-up, automated process restarts, etc.
  • Monitor, assess and detect any issues within the automation process
  • Bring full system up after planned maintenance

Qualifications, Skills & Attributes

Minimum qualifications:


  • Advanced Linux/Unix user, including but not limited to
    • Networking (e.g., SSH, NFS)
    • System monitoring / troubleshooting (e.g., load, ports, file descriptors)
    • Comfortable with VIM/Emacs
    • Experience with Bash scripting
    • Python knowledge (primarily utility scripting)
    • Understanding of Nagios
    • Comfortable with GIT
  • 3+ years of relevant experience

Preferred qualifications:


  • Perl experience
  • Java experience
  • Rsyslog knowledge
  • Understanding of Ganglia

Company Benefits & Perks:

  • Base salary pegged to Euro
  • Discretionary annual bonus (cash and stock)
  • Private healthcare insurance
  • Free recreational pass (AYCM XL package)
  • Daily food allowance in the office
  • Monthly BKK pass
  • Hybrid way of working (2 days home office/week)
  • Modern office in the heart of Budapest with free amenities
  • Great atmosphere with friendly and exceptional colleagues, frequent company outings.
    *The benefits package will be reviewed regularly and may be subject to change.

You will be part of team that is building one of the world’s strongest brokerage brands, and part of a global enterprise that employs technology in all aspects of its business to generate prudent, controlled growth.

Company Overview

Interactive Brokers LLC, a subsidiary of Interactive Brokers Group, Inc. (Ticker: IBKR) is a direct access electronic broker serving professionals, frequent traders, institutional investors, financial advisors and introducing brokers. Our clients have access to more than 150 market centers around the world from a single integrated account. Our employees are part of a dynamic, multi-national, fast-paced, results-oriented team that has spent four decades focused on advanced technology and automation that equips our clients with a uniquely sophisticated platform to manage their investment portfolios. We provide our clients with advantageous execution prices, risk and portfolio management tools, research facilities and investment products, at low or no cost, positioning them to achieve superior returns.

Headquartered in Greenwich, CT, USA. IBKR has offices in more than 15 countries across the world.

IBKR is a member of NYSE, FINRA, and SIPC. Interactive Brokers Group brokerage affiliates are regulated by securities and commodities agencies around the world.

Click the link to view a short video with a few words from current Interactive Brokers employees: https://www.interactivebrokers.com/en/index.php?f=31899