Low-Level Developer with deep Linux kernel Knowledge (f/m/d)

Deutsche Börse AG • Frankfurt am Main

Learn. Develop. Grow. But always: Share value

Join our international team that drives positive change, united by a spirit of openness and curiosity. We empower you to have an impact and to grow – personally and professionally. With us, you work at the heart of financial systems and evolve the way markets operate. We’re excited about the future because we are the ones shaping it. Let´s do this together by sharing value!

Who we are

Who we are

Tracing its origins to 1585, Deutsche Börse Group has become one of the world’s leading exchange organisations and an innovative market infrastructure provider. In this role, we provide investors, financial institutions and companies access to global capital markets. What’s your part in all this? With your commitment you contribute to the success of our unique business model: offering a wide range of products, services and technologies for security, transparency and integrity on the markets. By creating trust in the markets of today and tomorrow we foster growth and contribute to the prosperity of future generations.

Frankfurt am Main

Your career at Deutsche Börse Group

Your area of work: 
The core network of our T7 trading system will be migrated from InfiniBand to Ethernet (RoCE/RDMA). It will be performed in a stepwise approach. You will learn the T7 infrastructure and participate in the preparation and execution of this migration. Beyond the migration you we will improve the internal communication of the T7 components and establish an outstanding monitoring of the core network. Finally, constant latency and high throughput are crucial for the T7 customers. You will be working on the analysis of performance and implement improvements. This requires deep understanding of the Linux kernel and willingness to learn and understanding the existing T7 components and its infrastructure. You will join a team of outstanding engineers.


Your responsibilities:

  • Migration to Ethernet: proactive participation in preparation, testing, execution and future maintenance
  • Improvements of the T7 internal network infrastructure 
  • Analysis and implementation of proof of concepts of different low-latency projects
  • Performance analysis, tests and improvements for T7, including production support
  • Working on improvements of the T7 middleware software and internal communication 
  • Working on monitoring solutions for T7 core component communication


Your profile:

  • Very good Linux skills, RedHat preferred
  • Deep knowledge in Linux-Kernel
  • C/C++, Python, Bash or any shell scripting language
  • Kernel offload (Solarflare Onload, DPDK)
  • Experience in performance analysis and improvements
  • Analytical skills, critical thinking and the ability to identify problems and propose solutions.
  • Good communications skills
  • Ability to work in a team consisting of outstanding engineers 
  • A good command of English is a must, German is beneficial

Why Deutsche Börse Group?

We are committed to providing a work environment where everyone feels welcome and can reach their full potential. Our standards go far beyond simply matching candidates with the right position.


We enable you to move freely with our job tickets, job (e-)bikes and free parking opportunities.

Work environment

Collaboration, communication, or deep focus – in our modern office buildings you will find the perfect work environment. Free drinks and food and meal allowances included.

Health and wellbeing

We care for your health and wellbeing and besides various health promotion measures we offer you a group accident insurance and additional insurance offers at discounted rates.

Financial stability

We provide financial stability by offering attractive salaries, company pension schemes, participation in our Group Share Plan, as well as bonuses, subsidies and discounts.

Hybrid work

Collaborate and exchange on-site or work remotely several days a week in line with business needs and local regulations. Our hybrid working model combines the best of both worlds.

Flexible working hours

We want your job to fit your life situation and offer flexible working time models, part-time models, childcare allowance, or the possibility to study alongside your job.


Our market infrastructures are globally connected. Working with us means collaborating with like-minded colleagues across over 60 locations from more than 100 nations.


We promote individual development by offering internal development programmes, mentoring, further education and training budgets.

Ninwe Gourie – Campus Recruiting

Ninwe Gourie – Campus Recruiting

Are you interested in an internship, an apprenticeship or a working student job?


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Recruiting Team

Recruiting Team

Take your career to the next level with us and embrace new challenges!


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