Automation/Systems (DevOps) Tech Lead - BANKING

London (Central), London (Greater)
£65000 - £75000 per annum + good bonus + benefts
14 May 2014
11 Jun 2014
Sophie Organ
Contract Type
Full Time

A global boutique Investment bank based in Central London is looking for an Automation (DevOps) Technical Lead Engineer to join a strong team of specialists with strong core values and a passion for solving problems and analyzing complex solutions.

This is an extremely multidimensional role (75% technical hands on, 25% team management). As an Automation Lead, the engineer will be heavily involved in the enhancement and maintenance of the in-house platform and AWS environment andwill be an SME in relation to programming methodologies and writing code/scripts in Python, Perl, Bash and/or Ruby (any 1 or more).

This role also include being a lead architect in determining OS / App Integration with the bank's group systems and general systems / applications support.

Essential Skills:

  • Tech / Team Lead / Managerial experience
  • Linux Systems and Operations (RedHat) / LAMP / Open Source
  • Expert in Python/Ruby/Perl/Bash (ANY ONE or more)
  • Strong grasp of automation tools (puppet, kickstart etc) and automating builds/configuration
  • Application/Production Support

AWS/Cloud, any additional development knowledge, e.g. Java, C++, Oracle, Scaling/Capacity, High Availability, frequent code testing and deployment

This would be a fantastic opportunity for a senior systems / devops / automation engineer to get their hands on a broad spectrum of technologies and work alongside various technical teams in a large, enterprise environment. This would suit someone who enjoys analyzing complex solutions, providing technical knowledge and support to others and building strong relationships with technical teams across the board.