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Enterprise Infrastructure Architect

£90000 - £105000 per annum Benefits



Enterprise Infrastructure Architect - Cloud - VMWARE - Windows - Linux - Networks

Global Financial services client is looking for an Enterprise Infrastructure Architect to join their team on a permanent basis. The successful candidate will partner and lead with existing SME's in technology architecture (network, storage, backup/recovery, virtualization, mobility, operating systems, etc.) providing thought leadership to technical strategy, including driving product roadmaps, reviewing and analyzing current architecture and its ability to support strategic objectives.

Skills and experience required:

  • Prior experience in a senior infrastructure architect role designing, integrating and managing complex infrastructure solutions, preferably within financial services.
  • Experience of working with enterprise Cloud technology services and planning and executing cloud migrations e.g. Azure, AWS, or IBM Cloud and Private Cloud.
  • Knowledge of supporting VMWare and vSphere
  • Proficient in in Windows 2008/2012 server and Linux Enterprise
  • Understanding industry security methods and technologies
  • Knowledge of networking, storage and server hardware configuration and design

The following qualifications are highly advantageous:

  • Architecture Certification (TOGAF, CITA, RHCA etc)
  • VMWare, Cisco or Juniper accreditation's

If this is of interest and you have the required skills, please submit your CV over for immediate consideration.

McGregor Boyall is an equal opportunity employer and do not discriminate based on race, religion, gender, age, sexuality, gender identification, or physical ability.

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  • FX - Solution Architect
    £450 - £500 per day

    My client, a start up company in London are seeking an immediate starter FX Solution Architect to help set up all aspects of the funds transfer process.

    The ideal candidate will need to provide the link between the business and technology team in order to support the commercial success of the products launched.

    The candidate must have:

    • Strong Solutions Architect experience
    • FX Payments knowledge within payments or remittance industry
    • Working experience within the FX IT space
    • Strong understanding of Software development life-cycle within financial services
    • Excellent communication skills
    • Stakeholder management experience.

    **Please apply if you have the above skill-set**

    McGregor Boyall is an equal opportunity employer and do not discriminate on any grounds.

  • Senior Communications Manager (Internal/External)
    £60000 - £80000 per annum

    JR316 – Senior Communications Manager (Internal/External) – Private Bank – London – Permanent - £60k - £80k bonus/benefits

    A global banking organisation is currently looking for a senior communications professional to join the business who will have expertise across both Internal and External communications.

    You will have access to the leadership team and create and implement internal and external engagement strategies. This opportunity will work closely with the key stakeholders who will provide source of content but also building and maintaining relationships with key media contacts in a proactive media position will be key. Part of this opportunity will also be to engage the business and ensure they are well informed using various channels.

    The ideal background of this candidate will be from the private banking space although you will be considered if you have solid experience from wealth management and strong knowledge of wealth trusts.

    To be considered:

    • Experience in both internal and external communications within the private banking space or wealth management
    • Strategic but also comfortable with hands on implementation
    • Worked with senior leaders to source content and write engaging communications
    • Work with key media contacts to position proactive media campaigns and increase business/leaders profiles
    • Used a range of channels internally to ensure the business is engaged
    • Excellent written and verbal communications skills
    • Comfortable working in a complex environment
    • Global experience ideally but not essential

    This opportunity is being managed by James Reeves at McGregor Boyall.

    McGregor Boyall is an equal opportunity employer and do not discriminate on any grounds.

  • IT / Technology Finance Business Partner (Banking)
    £60000 - £70000 per annum

    Our client (Financial Services) is seeking a Business Partner for their Group IT & Technology department

    The role will provide support to business unit heads, and will contribute to a number of key processes (Budgeting, Business Case Analysis, Monthly Finance MI etc.)

    Candidates must have strong Finance Business Partnering / Management Accounting experience, and must have partnered with an IT / Technology department. Banking experience is highly preferable.

    Key Duties

    • Providing analytical support to new business initiatives. Assessing and contributing to business cases for tactical and strategic investments in any Function and monitoring progress and benefits realisation.
    • Providing analytical support for new (or renewed) contracts with major suppliers of any Function
    • Ensuring all budgets and plans for each Function are produced in a timely manner and to quality required for submission to executive committees and the Board of directors.
    • Managing the production of the monthly financial MI (including insightful, actionable commentary) for each Function by working day 3 of each month.
    • Managing a view of financial risks and opportunities within each Function’s cost base on an ongoing basis.
    • Creating analytical insight to help identify opportunities to drive change and improve efficiency (including driving revenues, reducing costs) within each Function
    • Documentation of key Finance processes including identification of key controls

    Essential Experience

    • Minimum 3 years as a Management Accountant or a similar Finance role partnering an IT / Technology team
    • Experience working within the banking industry.
    • Proficient in Microsoft Office products including Word, Excel, and PowerPoint.
    • Degree – ideally in quantitative subject eg Mathematics, Accounting or Statistics

    Desirable Experience

    • Excel at Macro level desirable.

    McGregor Boyall is an equal opportunity employer and do not discriminate on any grounds.

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UX Designer - Financial Services

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UX Designer - Banking - London

McGregor-Boyall are currently working with a Global Investment Bank to secure a UX Designer. You will be responsible for assisting in the development of creating high fidelity interactive prototypes.

Key responsibilities:

  • Design and iterate through pixel perfect interactive prototypes to meet requirements of the business for a range of product areas
  • Strong understanding of Lean UX techniques
  • Conduct user interviews, surveys and best practice studies for requirements extraction and validation
  • Work with the development team to extract drafted prototypes/ concepts into their detailed components parts as assets against JIRA user stories
  • Rapidly create assets on demand during sprint cycles when required (pixel dimensions, SVG’s, page templates)
  • Contribute the existing style guide/ pattern library

Key skills & experience:

  • Must have excellent communication skills and ability articulate design decisions to stakeholders
  • Excellent sense of spactial awareness with good clean deign
  • Experience with widget/ component design and consideration for cross platform/ mobile responsiveness
  • Advanced knowledge of relevant interactive prototyping software such as Axure (others considered).
  • Graphical tools: Photoshop, Illustrator and other

Key Words:

UX / UI / Development / JIRA / Photoshop / design / UX Design / Axure / Bank / Visual Designer / Customer Journey / ReactJS / Javascript

McGregor Boyall is an equal opportunity employer and do not discriminate on any grounds.

JavaScript - Developer - Tier 1 Investment Bank - UI

£50000 - £100000 per annum

JavaScript - Software Development - Tier 1 Investment Bank - UI

About the JavaScript - Software Development - Tier 1 Investment Bank - UI position:

  • Core JavaScript
  • React OR Angular
  • Python development knowledge desirable
  • Banking experience desirable

About the JavaScript - Software Development - Tier 1 Investment Bank - UI team:

The role is in the Regulatory Technology group. The group is responsible to build and deliver technology platforms and software that ensure the organisation’s ability to meet critical requirements and at the same time deliver value for business lines.

About the JavaScript - Software Development - Tier 1 Investment Bank - UI client:

My client is a tier 1 investment bank based in London so you'll be working amongst the top developers within the field.

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Technical Author

£61000 - £78000 per annum Travel expenses

Technical Author - Sys Admin background - FS - Canary Wharf - Permanent

We are currently seeking an experienced individual to join our client in the role of Technical Author. This is a great chance to join a company who are on the forefront of technology and make a massive contribution to the developement of staff, use of new technology and their advancements as a market leader.


  • Work with internal teams to obtain an understanding of the product and the documentation requirements
  • Analyse existing and potential content, focusing on reuse and single-sourcing opportunities
  • Create and maintain the information architecture
  • Produce high-quality documentation that meets applicable standards and is appropriate for its intended audience
  • Write easy-to-understand user interface text, online help and developer guides
  • Create tutorials to help end-users use a variety of applications
  • A concern for verbal consistency and an appreciation of tone and style
  • An enquiring mind with attention to detail
  • An ability to grasp and structure large amounts of information and anticipate the reader's knowledge gaps
  • editorial judgment
  • Accuracy and a methodical approach to work
  • The ability to work to tight schedules
  • Excellent planning and organisational skills
  • The ability to express instructions clearly and briefly in simple English
  • Strong documentation skills and the ability to produce visually attractive instructions
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills, to gather information from and for people
  • The ability to work successfully as part of a multidisciplinary team
  • A good understanding of presentation packages and other communication

Essential Skills and Experience

  • Experience and proven track record in product design and manufacturing coordination.
  • Thorough understanding of the management processes required to run large multi-country IT installations.
  • In-depth understanding of the technical product and platform usages within a large Enterprise Services and Architecture department.
  • Ability to work in a multi country, culturally diverse and time zone separated management role.
  • Good communications skills and ability to motivate and communicate at all levels of the organization.
  • Strong programming and scripting background. Analytical with the ability to understand and resolve complex problems. Sys Admin skill-set UNIX Linux and Windows.
  • Infrastructure Tooling subject matter expert and strong knowledge of UNIX/Linux platforms.
  • Proven track record in infrastructure engineering.
  • In depth knowledge of associated tooling and practises, specifically experience of Centrify, HIDS and HIPS, Control and compliance tooling, adaptive security tooling, infrastructure management tooling HPSA and Universal Discovery.

Technical Author - Sys Admin background - FS - London - Permanent

McGregor Boyall is an equal opportunity employer and do not discriminate on any grounds.