Python Developer - Front Office - Investment Banking - London

Python Developer - Front Office - Investment Banking - London

  • Location

    London, England

  • Sector:

    IT & Digital

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  • Salary:

    £80000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits

  • Contact:

    Russell Rose

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  • Published:

    almost 4 years ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Startdate:

    0-12 Weeks

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Python Developer - Front Office - Investment Banking - London

Our client; a leading Bank is looking to hire an experienced Python Developer to join a Front Office team.

The role will involve working on a large scale, cross asset project; working across multiple asset classes to build Front Office software. This will include working with both Business Analysts and end users to scope out the solution, develop a proof of concept and wider integration with an in-house built centralised Data Lake that will be used by various divisions across the bank.

Candidates will need:

  • Expert development skills in Python 2.6 & 3.7
  • Strong OO background as well as multi-threading, concurrency, garbage collection, data structures
  • Any experience with Connectivity to Reuters/Bloomberg for price distribution would also be very useful
  • Any Graph theory experience would be useful
  • Experience with TCP
  • A solid understanding of around how Options and Structured Products are priced would be highly beneficial
  • Previous experience working with Front Office stakeholders would be beneficial
  • Strong communication skills and ability to mentor other team members

This is a fantastic opportunity to play a key role in the development of a Front Office development project.