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Network Engineer

  • Location:

    City of London

  • Sector:

    Cyber Security

  • Job type:


  • Salary:


  • Contact:

    Michael Aspinall

  • Contact email:

  • Contact phone:

    020 3778 1437

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  • Published:

    17 days ago

  • Expiry date:


Our Client

Our client, a world-renowned quantitative hedge fund, is currently seeking a Network Engineer to join its talented Engineering team. This role presents a fantastic opportunity to join a leading firm and to work alongside high calibre Engineering specialists.

The firm's culture is unparalleled, with free on-site gym, classes and sauna, breakfast & lunch provided to all staff members three days a week and a modern office.

Main Duties

Key responsibilities for this position will include, but are not limited to:

  • Develop a high performance trading network and datacentre infrastructure all whilst defining its direction

  • Lead and mentor other staff members from the Engineering team

  • Play an active role in business discussions involving third-party systems

  • Work alongside trading developers and senior management

  • Oversee the increased performance of the team and automate processes

The ideal candidate for this role is an organised professional that has an expertise in network infrastructure engineering and who wants to step up in a leadership position. Advanced knowledge of Ethernet and TCP/IP, switching, routing and multicast are essential for the role. The role also calls for strong understanding of Python coding (or Go or similar) and the Linux command line.

Salary for this position: between £120,000 - £150,000 + high performance bonus

For more information about this position, please get in touch with Michael Aspinall.
Phone: 020 3778 1437
Reference Code: 11536

About Rutherford
Rutherford is a boutique search firm located in London. Our consultants are the executive specialists in compliance recruitment, and also in financial crime, legal and cyber security, all within the financial and professional services sectors in the United Kingdom and New York. We use our carefully curated relationships, networks and market knowledge to find the best fit for the clients in hand. We work with a wide range of clients, spanning from advisors, management consultants, corporate and commercial banks, brokers, exchanges, MTFs and financial tech, through to global investment managers, hedge funds, private equity firms, investment banks and technology firms. We began as a compliance recruitment firm in London and expanded to offer new resourcing expertise across legal and cyber recruitment. We have been a leading legal and compliance search agency in London for a decade and are excited about bringing our expanded offering into the technology area.