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SWIFT Infrastructure Engineer/Admin - 1

Absolute Opportunities
Greenwich, Connecticut, 06836, United States
April 28, 2017

SWIFT Infrastructure Engineer/Admin - 1

Greenwich, CT 06831



A successful candidate will be involved in planning, coordination and execution of all SWIFT infrastructure maintenance tasks, including patching of the Alliance software components, PKI certificate renewal, migration to different hardware and/or operating system, licensing of new features and/or BIC(s), HSM swaps and/or upgrades. The ideal candidate needs to be strong technically, with an in-depth understanding of how different SWIFT Alliance components fit together. Needs to be a quick learner, able to conduct independent research, methodical, careful and very well organized.

The responsibilities include:

• Administering of SAA, SAG and SNL; working with Security Officers (LSO/RSO) on those tasks which require additional security permissions

• Administering of HSM clusters; coordinating upgrades and/or replacements with SWIFT Support and UNIX System Administrators where necessary

• Coordinating leased line upgrades and/or VPN boxes replacement with SWIFT support and IBG Network Engineering

• Coordinating hardware platform upgrades with SWIFT Support and UNIX System Administrators

• Planning and guiding Alliance and SWIFTNet Security Officers through procedures

Required Experience, Knowledge and Skills:

1. BS in Computer Science, Engineering, or Mathematics

2. 2-3 years of hands on experience with SWIFT Alliance family of products

3. Knowledge of basic computing principals, security protocols and methods

4. Working knowledge of UNIX (Linux) as a user

5. Understanding of networking protocols, basic firewall rules

6. Desirable:Understanding of SWIFT ISO 15022 standards

7. Understanding of IBM MQ basics

8. Must be doing 85-90% development all day long.

9. Present Salary?

10. Salary Expectation?

12. Must be US Citizen or Green Card