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Linux Administrator - 1

Absolute Opportunities
Secaucus, New Jersey, 07094, United States
February 14, 2018

Linux Administrator - 1

Secaucus, NJ 07094


Interactive Brokers is a direct access electronic broker catering to the needs of professional and frequent traders, institutional investors, financial advisors, and introducing brokers. Our clients have access to more than 100 market centers in 25 countries from a single account. We are the lowest cost provider of brokerage services and the largest U.S. electronic broker based on daily average revenue trades executing 657,000 trades per day (First Quarter 2017 results). At Interactive Brokers, you will be part of a dynamic, multinational, fast paced, results oriented team working to provide our customers with state-of-the-art trading technology, superior execution capabilities, worldwide electronic access, and sophisticated risk management tools.

Interactive Brokers is looking for a new member to join our systems administration group, as a Linux Systems Administrator, you will be administering and managing Linux systems. While your primary responsibility will be the new Secaucus data center and it’s 300 or so computers they will help manage all of our systems worldwide.


Installation and Maintenance of Red Hat Linux computer and network systems.

Provide support to a large user base.

Performance and network tuning

Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities: (Submission Summary)

1. Must have BA, MA or PHD in EE, Math, Physics, CS. MS or Phd from US University preferred!

3-5 years of Linux administration work experience.

Perl or other scripting languages

Network management a plus

Prior software development experience a plus.

6. Not looking for candidates coming from consulting background.

7. Must have 4 years of RedHat experience

8. Must know scripting: unix, linux, shell

9. Must have experience with DNS

10. Must have experience with NFS

11. Must have experience with LDAP

12. Desired Skills: Linux Kernel, Linux based email systems, and Storage systems.

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14. Salary Expectation?

15. Must be a US Citizen or Green Card holder?

16. Current Address?