Automation and Tooling Engineer

Location: London, England Salary: £70000 - £120000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Sector: Banking and Finance Type: Permanent

An Automation and Tooling Engineer opportunity has become available in a leading investment bank based in London.

The Role

As the Automation and Tooling Engineer, you will look at to help deploy and support all enterprise tools in relation to their Front Office Trading Technology. You will be supporting vendor and open source products, and ensure they are usable in production. The Automation and Tooling Engineer's position also involves advocacy of these products as well as a mind-set of continuous integration. You will also be the highest escalation point for issues; this can take the form of fixing build breaks. This is a truly hybrid position which will draw on a variety of different skillsets. This team looks over thousands of users, primarily made up of developers and being able to communicate with them is key.

Their systems sit on a Linux platform, and having a deep understanding of the platform is critical. You, as the Automation and Tooling Engineer, will be working with the application and authentication layers as well as work networking. There is also an element of automation and creating monitoring tools. While their main language for scripting is python, they are happy to consider candidates with exposure to any other scripting language also.

Key Skills

Deep Understanding of Linux or UNIX

Scripting (python advantageous)


Continuous Integration

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Huxley, a trading division of SThree Partnership LLP is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy | Registered office | 1st Floor, 75 King William Street, London, EC4N 7BE, United Kingdom | Partnership Number | OC387148 England and Wales