Linux Administrator

  • Competitive
  • Secaucus, NJ, USA Secaucus NJ US
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Interactive Brokers
  • 23 Jul 18 2018-07-23

Linux Administrator

Company Overview

Interactive Brokers LLC, a subsidiary of Interactive Brokers Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: IBKR) 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 120 market centers in 26 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 over 800,000 trades per day.[i]  Our employees are 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.
[i] Figures as of  January 1, 2018. Information on the company can be found at
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Job Description and Responsibilities

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 the primary responsibility will be the new Secaucus, NJ data center and it's 300 or so computers the successful candidate 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


- Minimum Bachelor of Science in Computer Science or equivalent.
- 1+ years of Linux administration work experience.
- Perl or other scripting languages
- Network management a plus
- Prior software development experience a plus.
Desired Skills: Linux Kernel, Linux based email systems, and Storage systems.