Automation Developer

An overview of the role

In order to drive the growth agenda in Cloud Infrastructure Services, we are looking to expand our team. You will assist in the management and Administration of our Monitoring and Automation platforms to support our service offering to our customer.

Why this role

You will be part of a UK Tooling and Automation team, where you will take the role of a SME in automation, monitoring and systems management. Responsible for technical development of the platforms and resolving day to day issues.
More specifically your responsibilities include:

⦁    Working with Clients to enhance the service to meet business needs
⦁    Ensuring services are delivered to SLA and KPI targets
⦁    Driving automation across all of CIS offerings
⦁    Provide enhanced support for the platforms
⦁    Providing a tooling and automation input to customer affecting issues
⦁    Actively support and facilitate the capability development of apprentices and junior colleagues
⦁    Maintenance and production of technical documentation to facilitate knowledge share and skills development
⦁    Working with vendors to develop roadmaps for future capabilities

Why you?

What you bring:
You are flexible and dynamic and have the energy, commitment and resilience to achieve your targets in challenging and evolving business environments. Credible and collaborative, you are recognized as a valued player in your domain and have a proven track record of service excellence with clients.

You manage your own time to meet agreed targets and develop plans for specific work/activities. You have the ability to identify problems and issues and by assessing them generate possible solutions by using standard procedures. You present information clearly and in appropriate styles, make technical information clear and persuade others in straightforward situations.
You demonstrate the following competencies:

⦁    Experience working with monitoring solutions
⦁    Experience of a Systems Management toolsets
⦁    Experience working with automation solutions
⦁    Understanding of Windows, Unix, Linux Operating systems
⦁    Ability to develop code in Python or PowerShell
⦁    Analytical and methodical approach to problem solving
⦁    Confident, self-motivated and able to work under pressure with a minimum of supervision
⦁    Ability to work with minimum supervision and meet tight deadlines
⦁    Team player (ability to work with other Capgemini teams to provide a service to an agreed SLA)
⦁    Flexible with working outside core hours
⦁    Comfortable in a client/business facing role
⦁    Proficient in verbal and written communication
⦁    Willing to undertake DV Clearance

Ideally you will bring the below previous experience or certification

⦁    Understanding CICD Principles
⦁    Experience of developing infrastructure as Code solutions
⦁    Experience of Nagios based monitoring systems
⦁    Experience of Automation Orchestration systems
⦁    Experience of Puppet, Chef or Ansible
⦁    Experience of Elastic Stack 
⦁    Experience of working to Agile principles
⦁    Knowledge or Experience of the following technologies
⦁    Database
⦁    Containerisation
⦁    Virtualisation
⦁    Cloud Platforms
⦁    Security Tooling
⦁    Network {SNMP}

Why us?

While we’re a global consultancy, we’re made up of supportive, close-knit communities.  Everyone wants to get the best solutions for our customers and create the best working environment.

Potential is just as important to us as having the required skills. If you have the right mindset, we might be able to provide you with bespoke training.  So, if you’re not sure you have all the skills you need, but you’re still passionate about the role, please apply and we’ll see if we can support you.


Capgemini positively encourages applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion or belief, marital status, or pregnancy and maternity. We are committed to hiring, developing and retaining the best people to deliver innovative, world-class solutions for our clients. We foster an inclusive culture that enables everyone to achieve their full potential and enjoy a fulfilling career with us. Our comprehensive flexible benefits package and lifestyle policies enable our employees to balance their individual, family and work-life needs.

About Capgemini

Capgemini is a global leader in consulting, digital transformation, technology and engineering services. The Group is at the forefront of innovation to address the entire breadth of clients’ opportunities in the evolving world of cloud, digital and platforms. Building on its strong 50-year+ heritage and deep industry-specific expertise, Capgemini enables organisations to realize their business ambitions through an array of services from strategy to operations. Capgemini is driven by the conviction that the business value of technology comes from and through people. Today, it is a multicultural company of 270,000 team members in almost 50 countries. With Altran, the Group reported 2019 combined revenues of €17billion.



Posted on:

June 18, 2021

Experience level:

Experienced Professional

Contract type:

Permanent Full Time


Any UK Base

Business units:

Cloud Infrastructure Services.


Infrastructure & Service Integration