DevOps Engineer, Systematic Trading

Newport Beach, USA
03 Sep 2022
18 Sep 2022
Job Function
Industry Sector
Finance - General
Employment Type
Full Time
About Us:

We are a leading global asset management firm with over 3,000 employees across 20 offices in 15 countries; we help millions of investors around the world pursue their financial goals.

We hire critical thinkers. People who thrive in a collaborative culture like ours where we solve real problems while building the future of finance.

  • Are excited to be part of a vibrant engineering community that values diversity, hard work, and continuous learning.
  • Love solving complex real-world business problems.
  • Recognize that cross-functional collaboration is a core component of success for the team.
  • Believe there are multiple ways to solve most technical problems and are willing to debate the trade-offs.
  • Have become a stronger engineer by making mistakes and learning from them.
  • Are a doer, someone who wants to grow their career and gain experience across technologies and business functions.

  • Continuously invest in a high-performance and inclusive culture, in which a diversity of backgrounds, experiences and viewpoints are celebrated and valued.
  • Encourage career mobility, so you can benefit from learning different functions and technologies, and we gain the benefits of your experience across teams.
  • Run technology pro bono programs that help the non-profit community and give our engineering community opportunities to volunteer and participate.
  • Offer education reimbursements and ongoing training in technology, communication, and diversity & inclusion.
  • Embrace knowledge sharing through lunch-and-learns, demos, and technical forums.
  • Consider our people to be our greatest asset-we will help you learn what PIMCO Technology has to offer so you can participate in activities that benefit your career while delivering impactful technology solutions.

Position Description:

Are you interested in driving the design and implementation of a multi asset systematic trading platform and supporting the automation of day-to-day operations? Do you want to be part of a small team that is closely connected to the business and strategies? We are looking for hands on engineers who have a passion for engineering rigor to help implement our mission critical strategies as well as other complex options trading strategies.

Duties and responsibilities:
  • Manage infrastructure components in a diverse technology landscape
  • Manage CI/CD pipelines and continue automation of tasks
  • Strong communication skills to be able to manage stakeholder expectations
  • Strong problem solving and troubleshooting skills
  • Respond and prioritize multiple issues at a time in a timely matter and perform a structured analysis of the root cause

Position Requirements:

  • Min of 3+ years experience working in a similar capacity
  • Ability to write scripts in multiple languages (bash, python, awk, yq, jq)
  • Knowledge of build and configuration tools (for example: Gitlab, SolarWinds, CHEF, Puppet, Ansible, TeamCity, CFEngine)
  • Knowledge of scheduling tools (for example: Autosys, Cron, Bob)
  • Knowledge of profiling tools (for example: gdb, Datadog, Valgrind)
  • Knowledge of monitoring tools (for example: Geneos, PagerDuty, Nagios)

Good to have:

    • Experience with 12 factor applications
    • Experience running Splunk queries and building dashboards
    • Experience with Datadog
    • Experience with Terraform
    • Experience with AWS CDK


PIMCO is committed to offering a comprehensive portfolio of employee benefits designed to support the health and well-being of you and your family. Benefits vary by location but may include:
  • Medical, dental, and vision coverage
  • Life insurance and travel coverage
  • 401(k) (defined contribution) retirement savings, retirement plan, pension contribution from your first day of employment
  • Work/life programs such as flexible work arrangements, parental leave and support, employee assistance plan, commuter benefits, health club discounts, and educational/CFA certification reimbursement programs
  • Community involvement opportunities with The PIMCO Foundation in each PIMCO office

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