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Python Engineer -Fintech / Prop Trading Firm

Job title: Python Engineer -Fintech / Prop Trading Firm
Contract type: Permanent
Location: London, Greater London, England
Industry: Development
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Reference: PythonQuant_1629725098
Contact name: Ian Bailey
Contact email:
Job published: August 23, 2021

Job description

Python Engineer -Fintech / Prop Trading Firm

Knightsbridge, London

£65,000 + bonus + benefits

An exciting Fintech company is hiring! They are a stable business, with lots of well know clients who trust them and are established enough in a market that has been thriving during the covid crisis.

This innovative fintech company which provides quantitative strategies and other investment solutions to asset managers and various institutional clients, are looking for up and coming fullstack software engineers to join their team in London. (Python and Javascript)

If you are passionate about all aspects of software development you enjoy building business critical software, implementing and deploying microservices and contributing to devops practices, then this is role is for you. What ever your background they are passionate about people who love complex problems and want to build fast systems. They believe their onboarding even when virtual will give you all you need to know and the support you will need to thrive in their business!

To be successful, you need:

  • Experience in Python
  • React Native (or other JavaScript framework) - bonus
  • Experience in SOA or REST API microservice based architecture
  • An interest in cloud-based platforms and technologies
  • An interest in devops practices that ensure smooth CI/CD

This is a great opportunity to join an innovative fintech, work with a cloud-based cutting-edge toolset, be involved in all stages of software development, from inception to production deployment.

You will also learn about financial markets whilst working with the business users directly, so this role is a great way of getting into the financial markets. Please note this business has been onboarding technologists throughout lockdown and are really confident that they can support and look after their new staff not just for this year but for the long run. They are still keeping a big focus on career progression and already have in place their 'new normal' strategy.

Please contact Ian Bailey at Harrington Starr for full

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