Senior Infrastructure Operations Engineer – Wimbledon, London

Infrastructure Engineer – Automation

£55,000 + bonus, shares and non-contributiry pension

Quant Capital is urgently looking for an Infrastructure Engineer with some Powershell to join or well known Fintech50 client who produces software disrupting the wealth management market. Currently they stand at 300 in the UK with almost 3000 clients.

The firm runs a modern infrastructure with the latest windows versions and sits on AWS, so if you want to play around you will be encouraged. The CEO has an open desk and works closely with every team member.

I am looking for an experienced Engineer with extensive automation experience and a background in technical leadership to join an operations team. You will help build a new devops function alongside operations engineers, developers and other stakeholders.

The Engineer will work on the continuous delivery pipeline automating the delivery of infrastructure components, such as the OS build, user provisioning, OS upgrades.

The Engineer will specialuse in either 365, AD and Cloud, Running automation of the helpdesk or Security.

Day to Day the Infrastructure Engineer will be part of some of:

  • Operate, design, implement, document and manage computing, network and storage infrastructure that meets the requirements of the business from a security, performance and availability perspective
  • Technical Authority for all Infrastructure services in the company.
  • Design, delivery, automation, operations and management of platform servers, physical and virtual.
  • Design, delivery, automation, operations and management of platform storage systems and capacity planning.
  • Development of operating system build processes.
  • Design, implementation and operation of end-to-end platform monitoring systems.

This is a great opportunity to work in a challenging, high profile role within a successful small company with blue-chip financial services clients. You will be working on interesting projects with highly experienced professionals. If you are passionate about delivering outstanding client service and want to take control of your own career progression then this role is for you.

The Lead Automation Engineer should have:

  • 3 years experience with Windows Systems / systems support /operations support and Windows Automation
  • Powershell scripting
  • Knowledge of Windows DSC
  • Strong technical leadership experience
  • Understanding of how tasks should be automated.
  • Creating and managing documentation.
  • Virtualisation including Hyper-V and SCVMM.
  • Microsoft platforms including Windows Server 2008R2/2012R2, IIS 7/8.
  • Good understanding of TCP/IP and the OSI stack.
  • Usage of Active Directory.
  • Enterprise server estates including Blade systems and high-density servers.
  • Enterprise networking including Cisco.
  • Office 365, Amazon Web Services or Azure. (Knowledge of)

This role suits a Windows Engineer who is keen on automation and what cloud computing has to add. The firm has a corporate feel but relies on entrepreneurship within its staff. It rewards on a pure merit basis with rapid progression actively encouraged. This team has a strong reputation in the market as breeding quick thinkers and adding real value to trading teams,

My client is based in Wimbledon

Windows, DevOps, Automation, Puppet, Chef, Ansible, Python, VMWare, Powershell


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Infrastructure Operations Engineer
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