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Automation Programmer
Ref No.: 17-00463
Location: NYC, New York
Position Type:Direct Placement
 Automation Programmer
Working within the IMD Infrastructure team primary responsibility will be to write programs, scripts, code to automate a number of processes that are managed manually. In addition working very closely with application development and technology infrastructure teams will translate requirements to technical specification with a focus to automate any manual processes/tasks (example: monitoring, start/stop and etc).
Key Duties:
  • Develop a clear understanding of technical processes within IMD IT community with an objective to:
    • Automate and script technical processes.
    • Convert & automate all current manual tasks
  • Develop a clear understanding of existing
    • Monitoring tools & technology
    • Alert & Lifeline mechanisms
    • Enterprice Management System & solution(s)
  • Managing relationships with app dev and IT staff
  • At least 4 years of coding experience in at least two of the following: Perl, Shell scripting, VB, etc.
  • At least 2 years of experience in either developing or converting manual processes into automated scripts.
  • Experience in at least two of the following techonologies: Unix, Windows, Databases and/or Networks OR
  • Experience in at least one of the above mentioned technologies coupled with experience in system support (UNIX or Windows)
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to deliver in a fast paced & high pressure environment
  • Ability to develop successful client effective relationships
  • Strong team player
  • Strong knowledge of Incident, Problem and Change Management processes
  • C, C++, Python
  • Experience in the Financial services industry
  • Systems administration experience