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The Role Responsibilities
SABRE (StanChart's Analytics, Booking & Risk Engine) is a world class technology group in Standard Chartered bank that provides technical solutions to support the bank's Financial Markets business. We bring a deep understanding of the market, a scientific approach, and innovative technologies to bear on the challenges of profitable trading and regulatory projects in the world's highly competitive environment. This is a rare opportunity to get into an organization working with smart, great technologists in a financial markets domain.
SABRE is a cross-asset (FX, Commodities, Credit, Rates and Equities) risk management, P&L and structured products trading platform to support the bank's fast-growing financial markets business. It's built upon cutting-edge technologies and running globally in London, New York, Singapore, Hong Kong and Dubai.
As a Senior DevOps Engineer, you'll be involved in driving the adoption of DevOps good practices across the Financial Markets division of the bank, working in a dynamic global team with business analysts, project managers, business stakeholders and other technical experts across multiple locations. Focus will be on turning SABRE into a "best-in-class" agile project and then pushing the adoption of this model out to other FM projects. The platform is in the process of being migrated to Kubernetes and full scale automation of all software deployment into production.
To develop the Financial Markets adoption and use of best-practice DevOps procedures and tools
Design resilient, flexible and scalable solutions following the bank standards
Coordinate with other teams in Technology
Our Ideal Candidate
Hands-on Kubernetes and Docker experience
Strong Linux administration and networking skills
Strong scripting skills, including Ansible
Experience with Agile development principles
Extensive experience in DevOps and/or Infrastructure support
Experience with tools such as Jenkins, Ansible, Fabric
Any Java experience is a plus
DevOps domain knowledge - Environment provisioning, maintenance and deployment
Experience in a large, Enterprise organization
Fluent in English (speaking and writing)
Outstanding problem solving skills
Proactive, self starter, autonomous
Good team player
Ability to mentor others
Ability to work under pressure with multiple assignments
Knowledge and previous experience in deployment and support of large scale data processing systems built in Java
Familiarity and confidence using and administering Atlassian tools such as JIRA/Crucible, etc.
Self-starter who can drive / facilitate the requirements and DevOps effort with the business
Apply now to join the Bank for those with big career ambitions.
Internal Number: 6225861
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