About Lord Abbett:
Founded in 1929, Lord Abbett is an independent firm with a singular focus on the management of money. Over the course of our history, we’ve earned a sterling reputation for our leadership, influence, and innovation in the asset management industry. Today, our independent perspective, our commitment to active management, and our intelligent product design continue to make us relevant to individual and institutional investors.
From the very beginning, we’ve recognized that our people are our greatest asset. As an investment-led, investor-focused firm, we value intellectual curiosity, teamwork, and collaboration across the organization.
We’re looking for people with a keen interest in working for a trusted leader in the asset management industry, a desire to expand their knowledge, and a passion for delivering a client experience that exceeds expectations.
Now that you know our history, are you ready to be part of our future?
The Automation Specialist is responsible for the administration and support of our production and QA job scheduling tool within Mission Control of IT Operations at Lord Abbett. The individual is responsible for the daily health and well being of the automation environment and systems, which currently consists of Cisco’s workload automation software and its associated products. This includes daily troubleshooting of failed jobs, including the associated scripts and schedules, the creation and /or modification of new jobs as they are submitted and evaluated, and the reporting and escalation of issues to senior management. The Automation Specialist is also responsible for the planning of initial and ongoing training of all Operations Specialists in the proper operation of the system. They will also participate in any special projects that involve providing coverage from Mission Control, which may include nights, weekends and holidays as well as Disaster Recovery Testing.
The candidate should be a visionary in terms automating infrastructure related tasks
Include, but are not limited to:
Lord Abbett is an equal employment opportunity employer. We are committed to providing equal employment opportunities to all qualified individuals without regard to the following legally protected characteristics: race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, national origin, age, physical or mental disability, marital status, sexual orientation, sexual identity, caregiver status, military/veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by local, state or federal law. All employment decisions at Lord Abbett are based solely on the applicant’s relevant experience, skills and qualifications.