Title:  Infrastructure Engineer - Linux Specialist (Remote Eligible)


New York, NY, US


Company Overview

Arcesium is a global financial technology firm that solves complex data-driven challenges faced by some of the world’s most sophisticated financial institutions. We constantly innovate our platform and capabilities to meet tomorrow’s challenges, anticipate the risks our clients encounter, and design advanced solutions to help our clients achieve transformational business outcomes.   


Financial technology is a high-growth industry as change and innovation continue to disrupt the status-quo and prompt major transformation. Arcesium is at a particularly interesting time in our own growth as we look to leverage our successfully established market position and expand operations in pursuit of strategic new business opportunities. We value intellectual curiosity, proactive ownership, and collaboration with colleagues, and we empower you to meaningfully contribute from day one and accelerate your professional development.


Position Summary

Arcesium seeks an accomplished Infrastructure Engineer – Linux Specialist to join our Infrastructure team.  All Infrastructure Engineers are technology generalists and coders who bring their unique combination of breadth and depth of experience and knowledge to the team.  As an Infrastructure Engineer, you’re passionate about providing the foundation and capabilities to our application developers to build upon, and love to solve problems with creative multi-discipline, polyglot, and/or open-source solutions.  


- With a specialization in Linux, you’ll help engineer and maintain our Linux compute platform based on Kubernetes and AWS EC2
- Use your Linux, Kubernetes, and AWS ecosystem knowledge to provide a capable and efficient compute environment that our business needs  
- Troubleshoot and debug complex systems 
- Leverage your design, coding, automation, and implementation skills to engineer what Arcesium needs


- We prefer at least 3 years of relevant infrastructure experience, however, we are interested more in what you’ve done, can do, and can grow to do, rather than the number of years you’ve been working
- You have owned critical infrastructure systems like Kubernetes, DNS, Kerberos, and/or AWS IAM
- Polyglot programming capability, with advanced level Python ability.  Other languages in our ecosystem include Java, Go, and Bash.
- Linux & Kubernetes systems engineering expertise
- Experience with running critical workloads on AWS
- Proven track record of ownership of critical systems and delivery of systems and features
- Ability to balance delivery with correctness, delivering timely solutions that are properly risk-managed for the needs of the business 
- You have an inquisitive mind, the ability to learn and problem-solve, and are a self-starter
- A bachelor’s degree in computer science, computer engineering, or related discipline is required


Remote eligible states include: NY, NJ, MA, MN, GA, IL, FL, TX, OH, PA, CT, NC


The expected annual base salary for this position is $210,000 - $260,000. Our compensation package includes variable compensation in the form of a year-end bonus, guaranteed in the first year of hire, cash and deferred sign-on bonuses, and benefits including medical and prescription drug coverage, and 401k contribution matching. 


The applicable annual base salary or hourly rate paid to a successful applicant will be determined based on multiple factors including without limitation the nature and extent of prior experience and educational background.


Arcesium and its affiliates do not discriminate in employment matters on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, gender identity, pregnancy, national origin, age, military service eligibility, veteran status, sexual orientation, marital status, disability, or any other category protected by law. Note that for us, this is more than just a legal boilerplate. We are genuinely committed to these principles, which form an important part of our corporate culture, and are eager to hear from extraordinarily well qualified individuals having a wide range of backgrounds and personal characteristics.

Nearest Major Market: Manhattan
Nearest Secondary Market: New York City