AWS DevOps Lead

Job description

FlexTrade Systems is a global leader in high performance multi-asset execution management and order management systems for equities, fixed income, foreign exchange, futures, and options. A pioneer in the field, FlexTrade is internationally recognized for introducing FlexTRADER®, the world’s first broker-neutral, execution management trading system, which allows clients to completely control and customize their execution workflows through a comprehensive ability to search/access liquidity while maintaining the confidentiality of their trading strategies.

We are looking for a Senior AWS DevOps Lead to join our product team delivering the latest EMS technology to traders. You will work hand in hand with development as we create and deploy new features for our users. We need to ensure our environments remain stable and scale effectively as the client base grows. 

You will excel at this role if you have a passion for trying out new approaches and are always looking for pragmatic ways to use automation in cloud deployment.

Principle Accountabilities

  • Responsible for AWS based cloud infrastructure for FlexNow
  • Use Infrastructure as Code principles to provision and manage the system
  • Provide support for infrastructure issues 
  • Diagnose & resolve production issues 


  • 5+ years of experience with DevOps processes and procedures.
  • In-depth AWS experience. Minimum 3 years 
  • Detailed knowledge of IaC: Terraform. Minimum 2 years 
  • Configuration management skills: Ansible. Minimum 2 years 
  • OS management skills: Windows and Linux 
  • TCP/IP, VLANs & routing: Good understanding is required. 
  • Good knowledge of source control: Git 
  • Scripting skills: bash/ python 
  • CCNA and/or RHCE certified desirable

FlexTrade does not accept unsolicited resumes from search firm recruiters. Fees will not be paid in the event a candidate submitted by a recruiter without an authorized agreement for a particular SOW (Statement of Work) in place is hired: such resumes are deemed the sole property of FlexTrade.

FlexTrade Systems, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer and makes employment decisions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, or any other status protected by law.