Technology Innovation Engineer (AVP) - £90,000 per year + generous bonus structure - Trading Sector - London

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Ref: 673 Date Posted: Wednesday 23 Oct 2019
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Our client, a global name in the commodities trading sector, is looking for a Technology Innovation Engineer at AVP level to join their London based office.

For this role, you will be joining a newly created team within the institution, with the company looking to revolutionize their IT platform and practices. 

The ideal candidate will have strong experience in Automation using Ansible and a background in Unix or Networking.  

If you are looking for a role where you can be hands-on with the latest emerging technology, don't hesitate to apply today! 

Main Skills: Windows OS, Linux, Ansible, Terraform, Docker, Kubernetes, AWS, Azure, PowerShell, Python

To be considered, please ensure you complete your application on the Computappoint website. 

Role:

Your main purpose as the Technology Innovation Engineer will be the identification and trial of new technologies that have the potential to disrupt, improve or change the way the IT platform delivers value to the client.

Within this position, you will be responsible for actively introducing and testing new concepts and technologies, with the purpose of identifying their effectiveness of adding value to the business. You will need to understand the needs of the relevant stakeholders and base the success or failure of the tests on their criteria.

You will be responsible for managing the end to end production cycle and the development of the new technologies you introduce and will be working closely with the CTO office and Architecture teams to help develop the IT strategy and practices in accordance with the needs of the business.

The following experience is essential for the role:

  • Expertise in using Ansible for automation
  • A strong Unix or Network background
  • Experience maintaining a cloud-based environment, preferably AWS
  • Experience with creating and maintaining CI/CD pipelines

The following are desirable: 

  • History of testing software in an enterprise environment
  • Deploying software in a Microservices architecture via Kubernetes and Docker
  • Exposure to the scripting languages PowerShell or Python
  • Excellent communication skills, with the ability to communicate effectively with key stakeholders regarding the findings of the tests.

Salary: £90,000 per year

If you believe you have the right skill-set and attributes for this role, then please apply today! 

Main Skills: Windows OS, Linux, Ansible, Terraform, Docker, Kubernetes, AWS, Azure, PowerShell, Python

To be considered, please ensure you complete your application on the Computappoint website. 

Services offered by Computappoint Limited are those of an Employment Business and/or Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.