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Automation Engineer - Linux Python DevOps

Job Title: Automation Engineer - Linux Python DevOps
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, England
Salary: £90000 - £150000 per annum + bonus + benefits
REF: BB/15332/J/JR/031120_1604404539
Contact Name: Support Team
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Job Published: 12 months ago

Job Description

Automation Engineer (Linux Python DevOps Trading) *Remote Process* Are you an accomplished Automation Engineer seeking a unique challenge?

Would you like to work alongside researchers who are at the forefront of innovation in the world of algorithmic trading?

World-renowned eTrading organisation is seeking a stand-out technologist to join their exceptional global team. The organisation has constructed supremely sophisticated computing environments for research and development, and is currently a world-leader in their field.

The culture is simple and their technology powerful. In this organisation, your work is what supports the business and collaboration is facilitated in an egalitarian environment where everyone's contributions are valued. In this Automation Engineer position you'll be part of a global, wonderfully diverse family who call upon expertise from mathematics, computer science, physics and engineering and are motivated by the excitement of being at the forefront of the field.

From building complex Python venvs and debian packages, to operating system deployment and configuration automation, in this Automation Engineer role you'll have an opportunity to get involved across the technical spectrum to build and maintain the company infrastructure. You'll play a critical role in optimising the software that allows the trading strategies and research environment to run worldwide, 24/7.

This is an ideal opportunity for an Automation Engineer who is keen to make an impact in a truly modern development environment, where collaboration and knowledge sharing is imbricated into the company culture.

*Please note: this company is able to offer a remote interview process and work from home during the current social distancing measures. You'll be based at the company offices in East London in due course*

*You have an in depth knowledge of Linux and ABI compatibility
*You have strong Python scripting skills / coding ability (and good knowledge of tools like PIP, virtualenv, wheels, setuptools)
*You're familiar with systems configuration management, monitoring and metrics
*You have good working knowledge of network protocols and file systems
*You're a natural problem solver who excels when working collaboratively
*You have a strong foundation in Computer Science (likely to be degree educated)

As an Automation Engineer, you'll earn a highly competitive salary (to £150k, dependant on skillset and depth of experience) plus bonus and a comprehensive benefits package.

If you are interested in this Automation Engineer (Linux Python DevOps Trading opportunity, apply now or get in touch today for a confidential discussion.