Automation Engineer - Financial Services at Mansion House Consulting, Remote, £Contract Rate

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  • Remote (UK)
  • Jul 10, 2024
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Contract Description

Automation Engineer - Financial Services - Remote - PAYE contract

Are you a passionate and confident Automation Engineer ready to make a significant contribution working for one of the UK's fastest growing Financial Services Consultancies?

Then read on!

MHC Overview:

MHC are an award-winning IT and Business Consultancy, specialising in Change Management initiatives, which we deliver working in a collaborative way with our Clients.

You will have the confidence and the capability to step straight into a specialist consultancy role within one of MHC's Practice areas to provide effective and efficient solutions that support our Clients' business requirements, while working constructively with senior MHC and Client managers and other staff.

MHC are hiring an Automation Engineer to join us on a PAYE contract basis and work on a project we are delivering for a key client.


  • Responsible for delivery and implementation of automation solution for the platform.
  • Collaborate with operations & engineering teams, application developers, management and infrastructure teams to assess near- and long-term automation solution.
  • Implement, maintain, and consult on the observability and monitoring framework that supports the needs of multiple internal stakeholders.
  • Work with application teams for Observability setup for their applications and Infrastructure that will include Dashboards, Visualisation, monitoring and provide consultancy on Self-Healing solutions for Applications.
  • Jenkins - Automation server, with plugins built for developing CI/CD pipelines.
  • Ansible - Configuration Management and Deployment
  • Seek opportunities through Scripting automated deployments to reduce operational tasks. Seek opportunities for integration of Splunk with other monitoring tools.
  • Assist in scheduling and hosting regular tool training sessions to better enable tool adoption and best practices.
  • Continue evolving monitoring tooling toward a standards-based self-service automated platform.
  • Adhere to policy, procedures and control requirements applicable to day-to-day working, exceptional and project activities, and raise any concerns about actual or potential issues promptly, in line with reporting and escalation procedures.

Required experience:

  • Experience working experience on GitHub, Jenkins, Ansible, Selenium.
  • Experience working experience on Linux Fundamentals and Bash Scripting, PowerShell and Python.
  • Knowledge of REST API and ability to develop Monitoring Extensions is a strong plus.
  • Experience with a range of architecture tech stacks including Java app Servers, Web Servers, Golang, Kubernetes, OpenShift, PCF, AWS, Google Cloud is desirable.
  • Experience of using Service Now, Confluence, Jira is preferred.
  • Knowledge of Event Management tools and of Operations Automation like AIOPs is desirable.
  • Possess strong interpersonal and communication skills to be able to deal with and form good relationships with the business and other technology groups through day-to-day support and project work.
  • Understanding of end-to-end business/functional processes with industry vertical/sub vertical to be able to translate business requirements into system requirements and perform impact analysis of changes in requirements
  • Technical writing experience in relevant areas, including queries, reports, and presentations

Location: Remote working.

Please apply now for immediate consideration.