Durlston Partners

Senior Site Reliability Engineer

DevOps, SRE, Systematic Trading & Research
Up to £200,000 + bonus

Senior Site Reliability Engineer

A key technology and research driven systematic market maker, have engaged with Durlston Partners to help onboard a critical position for the business, a Senior Site Reliability Engineer. The organisation trades globally, through a myriad of asset classes, leveraging their state-of-the-art systems to execute millions of trades a day that help them keep a competitive edge over the market and similar organisations.

They are a growing company that understands the difference talented individuals bring. Operating with a culture of transparency and minimal bureaucracy, clarity is provided on how your objectives will impact the business, allowing for maximum impact and little interference beyond this.


Some of what you will do:

  • You will develop solutions to complex technical problems to improve the performance of our ultra-low latency exchange and liquidity provision services
  • Help develop and innovate the team’s CI/CD pipeline, including build and test orchestration
  • Monitor and triage production issues, improving the team’s ability to detect and mitigate such issues
  • Research, implement, and operate new software and technologies as applicable to the businesses trading and research infrastructure
  • You will architect and develop tooling to enable rapid delivery of new features
  • You will work in a fast paced, and dynamic environment complementing our existing high calibre team


Skills You’ll Need to Succeed:

  • Prior experience in a DevOps, PRE, or SRE position where you’ve had experience taking strong ownership of an operational and development lifecycle
  • Strong programming proficiency in Python (other OOPs also considered – Java, C++, Rust, Go)
  • Proficient experience utilising Linux operating systems
  • Experience with Containerisation tooling (Kubernetes, Docker) highly desirable
  • Passionate about solving problems from technology and automation
  • Ability to be well-organised but flexible, willing to change priorities as dictated by exogenous events
  • Prior experience working with automated trading systems is a bonus