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Systems & Automation Tech Lead - Banking

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Huxley Associates
12 May 2014
09 June 2014
Sophie Organ
Contract Type
£65000 - £80000 per annum + Strong Bonus + Benefits

Further information

A global boutique Investment bank based in Central London is looking to hire a Systems & Automation Lead Engineer to be responsible for the management and development of the 3rd line systems/production support team as well as being the SME in relation to Scripting (Python, Perl, Bash and/or Ruby).

This is an extremely multidimensional role (75/ technical hands on, 25% team management); the engineer will be responsible for on going Linux systems and applications support, as well as being a lead architect in determining OS / App integration with the banks group systems. The Engineer will also be heavily involved in the enhancement and maintenance of the in-house platform and AWS environment.

Key tech: Linux Systems and Operations (RedHat), Open source tech & tools, AWS/Cloud, Python/Ruby/Perl/Bash, LAMP, strong grasp of automation tools (puppet, kickstart etc) and automating builds/configuration, coaching, banking technology

Secondary: 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 engineer to their hands on a broad spectrum of technologies and work alongside various technical teams in a large, enterprise environment. The successful candidate will join a strong team of specialists with strong core values and a passion for solving problems. This would therefore suit someone who enjoys analyzing complex solutions, providing technical knowledge and support to others and building strong relationships with technical teams across the board.

Huxley Associates

Huxley Associates is an international recruitment agency specialising in the placement of senior professionals in a diverse range of sectors.