• Network Engineer

    Location US-NY-New York
    Date posted 3 weeks ago(10/23/2018 3:28 PM)
    Developers & technologists
    Position type

    ITG is looking for an experienced Network Engineer to join our team. The successful candidate will join a highly skilled group of network engineers responsible for all aspects of day-to-day operations, engineering, and architecture of the Data & Voice Networks. The Network Engineering group is an integral part of the Technology Solutions and Services (TSS) group within ITG, a leading global financial broker and technology provider.


    Here at ITG, technology is our middle name. Literally. With nearly half of our staff working in technology roles, our technologists empower our business to provide best-in-class service to our clients around the world. From conceptualizing ideas to bringing them to market, ITG engineers work alongside our business units to build technology for institutional traders that enables them to improve returns for investors


    • Design, implement and support complex WAN / LAN network architecture based on business, technical requirements according to the policies and procedures.
    • Install, configure, maintain network devices.
    • Configure and manage routing protocols. Minimize latency and configure/optimize Market Data multicast distribution.
    • Work hands-on with both internal (Windows, Web, Desktop, Market Data, Telecom, Unix, Development, Application support) and external facing clients, vendors, carriers on the circuit installation, connectivity setup. Coordinate necessary steps related to carrier maintenance notices.
    • Troubleshoot and identify sources of problems, working with vendors, telecom providers and other Technology teams to bring issues to resolution, take actions to prevent future occurrences.
    • Up-to-date documentation, network diagram.
    • Follow industry standards and research to assist with making technical decisions and improvements to maintain technology advancement.


    • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Computer Science or related field with at least 10+ years of hands on experience building and maintaining Financial networks (including Low Latency networks)
    • Knowledge of Cisco IOS, Cisco Nexus, Arista EOS, F5, Cisco ASA. Hands-on experience with Cisco and Arista network hardware including routers, switches and security appliances.
    • Extensive experience with PIM, IGMP, SSM, MSDP, OSPF, BGP, EIGRP, RIP, Spanning-tree, MPLS, Tunneling Protocols, EVPN, VRRP, HSRP, PTPv2, NTP, VXLAN, VPN, ARP.
    • Extensive experience with multicast, market data exchange, routing protocols, and network security best practices with strong TCP/IP knowledge, ability to setup and trace through TCP, multicast data flows.
    • Experience with Corvil and packet capture interpretation an asset.
    • Experience with design and support of virtualization, cloud infrastructure.
    • Familiarity with operating systems like LINUX, Windows, Solaris to troubleshoot network issues.
    • Experience with scripting and programming experience in any of the following: C++, Java, MySQL, Perl, Python, SQL, Unix
    • IT Project management experience and knowledge of the Financial Industry
    • Team player with excellent customer service, creative problem solving, and strong communication skills
    • Ability to work off hours when required for production related maintenance or troubleshooting
    • Committed to continual improvement, focused on quality
    • Positive customer service and team attitude
    • Ability and motivation to learn new technologies quickly



    • Exposure to different technologies, such as C++, Linux, low latency, kernel bypass, machine learning, cloud and high-performance storage
    • Projects with quick life cycles, from concept to client in three months
    • A smaller team environment with 3-8 developers
    • A great place for upward and geographic mobility
    • Direct exposure to the decision makers and senior leaders on the business side
    • A company that’s investing a sizable amount in its technology department
    • Teams that are passionate about continually learning, improving and raising the bar
    • A community that values hard work as well as work-life balance
    • A company that is committed to giving back to surrounding communities, from LA to Hong Kong and Sydney and the 11 locations in between


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