Our client, a worldwide hedge fund is currently hiring a global Head of Automation. This candidate will help lead a brand new initiative, where they will build out the automation functions throughout the teams delivering software. As a leader you will be guiding a team and leading the strategy of the team as well as absorbing an existing QA team. This team works with custom built automation tools, therefore you must be an extremely technical person that focuses on automation currently, not manual. Test Driven development is key, and you must be familiar with Continuous Integration, Kubernetes. This role reports to the CTO, therefore you must have previous lead experience.