Applications Engineer

Job Description

Tibra is a high-performing global proprietary trading firm. We develop and deploy an ever-evolving suite of investment strategies through scientific analysis and quantitative research, providing liquidity across the world’s most competitive financial markets. 

Tibra is built on the best technology, and this role is key to supporting our tech and live trading systems, working alongside Tibra's traders.

In this role you will:

  • Provide hands-on, real-time support to Tibra's backbone trading systems
  • Deploy and monitor new platforms and application stacks - measurement and optimisation of system performance
  • Maintain and troubleshoot trading software and systems
  • Integrate new technologies into existing infrastructure
  • Analyse performance and tune our trading applications
  • Liaise with stakeholders on incidents and projects
  • Create technical documentation related to system configuration and operation

Experience Required

  • Minimum 1 year experience with systems in a real-time environment
  • Hands on experience with UNIX and windows systems
  • Good understanding of TCP / IP networks
  • Practical understanding of relational databases
  • Exposure to Kubernetes or Docker and large distributed systems a plus

Skills & Attributes

  • An ‘all-rounder’ with an enthusiastic attitude who wants to understand more about technology and the business
  • Proficient in Python
  • Logical and analytical thinker
  • A reliable quick thinker who can work under pressure

What We Offer You

In addition to working with smart and like-minded people every day, Tibra's benefits include:

  • Flexibility to work from home
  • A market leading, merit-based bonus scheme
  • In-house and external training opportunities
  • The opportunity to actively support charitable causes through our Foundation
  • Generous leave allowances
  • Insurance cover
  • Massages and personal training
  • Healthy breakfast, lunch and snacks provided daily


  • All candidates must have the right to legally work in Australia
  • All candidates must pass a criminal history check
  • Tibra is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer
  • If you meet the criteria above, APPLY NOW!