The position will be at KX which is a division of First Derivatives, a global technology provider with 20 years of experience working with some of the world’s largest finance, technology, retail, pharma, manufacturing and energy institutions. KX delivers the best possible performance and flexibility for high-volume, data-intensive analytics and applications across multiple industries.
Kdb+, the core platform underpinning FD’s software division KX, is the world’s fastest time-series database, deployed in markets as diverse as financial trading, space exploration, telecommunications, and formula one racing. Kdb+ combines streaming, in-memory and historical data in a simple and unified platform.
Now KX is looking for DevOps Engineers who are motivated self-starters and are comfortable working collaboratively as well as independently, to join our Strategic R&D team. You will:
- Design platform transformations and migrations towards modern cloud infrastructure
- Ensure smooth and reliable operation of the application platform, the surrounding ecosystem of microservices, and their dependencies
- Troubleshoot, debug and follow-up on emerging issues in our application stack and its surroundings
- Implement and utilize configuration management and deployment tools