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Belfast, Northern Ireland


Site Reliability Engineer III - Markets

  • Site Reliability Engineer III - Markets

    About Us: CME Group is the world's leading and most diverse derivatives marketplace, offering futures and options across a wide range of industries. We are seeking a passionate SRE to join our dynamic team and help ensure the reliability and performance of our Markets trading applications.  These systems that must achieve a unique blend of ultra-low latency performance and the capacity to seamlessly facilitate the busiest trading days in the world economy.  The successful joiner must be able to solve problems creatively, communicate effectively, and work both independently and collaboratively.

    Key Responsibilities:

    • Collaborate with senior SREs and product development teams to monitor, maintain, and troubleshoot our Markets trading platform.
    • Support the migration of markets applications to Google Cloud Platform (GCP), ensuring a seamless transition.
    • Assist in automating tasks to enhance system scalability and reliability.
    • Contribute to incident response and on-call rotation.
    • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to improve system performance and efficiency.


    • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related field.
    • Familiarity with Linux-based systems.
    • Experience with Cloud-based platform(s).
    • Basic programming/scripting skills (Python, Bash, etc.).
    • Strong problem-solving and analytical abilities.
    • Excellent communication and teamwork skills.
    • Eagerness to learn and adapt in a fast-paced trading environment.


    • Knowledge of Google Cloud Platform, GCE, and/or GKE
    • Knowledge of Docker and Kubernetes 
    • Experience in financial markets 
    • Experience working in a story-driven, agile environment. 

    Why CME Group:

    • Be part of a global leader in financial services technology.
    • Work on cutting-edge technology in a collaborative and innovative culture.
    • Competitive compensation and benefits package.
    • Opportunity to grow and advance your career in SRE with an organisation who is transforming to this approach


    Join CME Group and play a crucial role in ensuring the stability and performance of our Markets applications while contrib

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