Head of Automation

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  • Location:

    City of London, London

  • Sector:

    IT Leadership

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  • Salary:

    £75000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits

  • Contact:

    Natalie Feechan

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  • Published:

    over 2 years ago

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Head of Automation
Up to £80,000 + Benefits

The Role

We are working with one of the fastest growing technology companies in the UK who are currently looking to recruit a Head of Automation. This is a brand new role and will be responsible for executing the automation roadmap whilst working closely with various head of departments in the business such as products and marketing. This is a great opportunity to own and drive the businesses automation story.

Key Responsibilities:

As a Head of Automation you will be responsible for:
*Building out a team that consistently deliver automation of business functions
*Provide management reporting weekly
*Designing the strategy for the consistent design and delivery of automation solutions and capability
*Ensuring best practice when looking at automation practices
*Working with in-house platforms to ensure performance, security and scalability and resilience
*Working with 3rd party developers

The Requirements

To be considered for this Head of Automation role you will have the following skills and experience:
*Technical lead background with strong leadership skills
*Likely to have a background in project management or a formal software development methodology such as Agile
*Previously managed technical teams in a growing environment
*Strong communicator, ability to discuss technicalities to all levels of staff
*Ideally from a Telecommunications, carrier or managed service background

If you are an interested Head of Automation or similar looking for a new role, please apply with your most recent CV

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