Ref: JFIAE02_1675940565

Automation Engineer - UK, Remote

England, London

  • £60,000 to £80,000 GBP
  • DevOps Role
  • Skills: AWS, Azure, Terraform, CloudFormation, SaaS, Typescript, CDK, CloudTrail, CloudWatch, Grafana, DevOps, Automation
  • Level: Mid-level

Job description

Automation Engineer - UK, Remote


Automation Engineer - £60,000 - £80,000 DOE - Remote, UK

We believe that the power of great storytelling combined with vast scientific expertise will differentiate us from other agencies in this space. This role is for an experienced automation aficionado to help us lead the way as our Automation Engineer. We're looking for a DevOps/Automation Engineer to join the Technology team to help us redefine the future of healthcare. Supporting the engineering organisation, you'll be automating infrastructure deployments, building platforms to automate and remediate tasks for our internal teams, and building a culture of observability. As we're at the early stages of formation you'll have an excellent opportunity to lead in key technology decisions as we move forward.

Essential Functions
* Help to secure and monitor our AWS and SaaS environments
* Manage an estate of AWS accounts and provision access to developers using native tools
* Defining infrastructure as code
* Creating pipelines to deploy resources into AWS using TypeScript, CDK and CodePipeline
* Deploy common components into AWS that development teams can utilize
* Working with development teams to improve their experience using the AWS platform
* Ensure our staff have access to the best SaaS tools available when working at home or in the office
* Build internal platforms, device management and capabilities using infrastructure as code
* Developing serverless tools and guardrails delivering a frictionless developer experience
* Implementing best in breed build, test, deployment and monitoring processes
* Continually identifying areas of improvement through automation, documentation, process or working methods
* Pushing the boundaries, questioning the status quo, ensuring what we are doing and what we are building is the very best it can be


* Experience of working with infrastructure as code tools such as CloudFormation, CDK and Terraform

* Experience working with multiple AWS accounts, especially tools such as Organisations, IAM, Route53, Config, CloudWatch, CloudTrail

* Knowledge of the software development lifecycle

* Passionate about DevOps tools and the value they can add to traditional IT

* Have a good understanding of automation techniques and best practices

* Experience with any of the following a bonus:

* Software engineering using TypeScript

* An AWS certification

* Working in a range of IT roles such as networking, firewall configuration or directory management

* Building collaboration and end user computing solutions using SaaS products

* Understand the importance of driving quality into code through test automation

* You want to grow within your career and are look for a place that lets you have immediate, meaningful impact. We are committed to ensuring staff have time and resources to learn new skills that enable them to thrive in a career in technology

* Ability to work across teams and assist others when necessary

* Pragmatic and deliver thoughtful, awesome solutions to solve business problems

* Passionate about engineering, sociable, with a great appetite for learning and self-improvement

*Please note this role does not provide Sponsorship - Valid Right to Work in UK needed.*