Python Solutions Engineer - Investment Banking

London

£400 - £550 a day

Hatstand, a global financial consultancy, has a fantastic opportunity for a Solutions Engineer at a Top Investment Bank in the city.

The Bank’s Tradeplant Engineering Integration Services team is looking for an experienced Solutions Engineer with a background in Python scripting and Unix to continue work on a web application that spans across Global Markets Technology written in Python with a Django framework. The core of the role is automation of manual processes and checks to make the tool seamlessly integrate with existing applications and data sources. This is an exciting opportunity to enhance the new application, improve integration with enterprise tools and create new features.

The successful candidate will be motivated and focused with experience in Python scripting. Good interpersonal skills and effective project management are also critical for the role.

As a Solutions Engineer your main responsibilities will involve:

Capture user stories and gather requirements from all our onboarding stakeholders
Develop scripts to enhance the tool‘s capabilities to automate the onboarding process
Working collaboratively within the global Tradeplant team and a number of business and operational risk stakeholders

Requirements:

Has 3 or more years’ python scripting experience
Good operational knowledge around Unix
Good SQL database experience (Oracle and MSSQL)
A history of working effectively in a team alongside other specialists
Openness to receiving feedback and constructive criticism
Willingness to help teammates, share knowledge and experience and learn from others

Nice to have:

Experience developing in Django framework
Experience of Jira, Confluence, Bitbucket, ITSM and their APIs
Experience of JavaScript charting libraries (d3js/chartjs/highcharts/morris)
Client-side programming experience (JavaScript, and/or associated frameworks such as Angular, Query/jQuery UI etc.)
Knowledge of HTML5 and modern CSS

Hatstand – a Synechron company is a Global Financial Consultancy and Capital Markets Specialist. We operate in three key areas of financial markets: Trading - Systems & Connectivity, Data Management and Regulation & Risk.

As a software enabling solutions provider, we work closely with our clients to deliver flexible, bespoke solutions that address the diverse challenges of the financial technology environment. Our international reach allows us to successfully execute projects and managed services across the globe, with offices in London, Geneva, Dubai, New York, Hong Kong, Singapore and Sydney.

Posted by Hatstand Ltd, 17 Feb