Python Developer


£500 - £600 a day

Django/PostgreSQL - FinTech


Python Developer with extensive experience of back-end functionality required for an established Financial Services company within a newly formed internal FinTech business unit in the heart of the West End. Initially offered on a 6 month contract basis working in a newly formed team, you will be developing back-end functionality, working on client-facing projects, responsible for defining deliverables for an industry-first application which is being built to serve the needs of individuals to safe guard their savings and investments. You will be collaborating with creative, engineering and business teams on an exciting project which will involve bolstering existing capabilities and providing new and enhanced functionality working to the delivery and launch later this year.

The ideal candidate will have a proven track record of Python development, ideally on enterprise-level projects. Successful candidates should be able to display the following -
Extensive Python programming experience
Solid OO Programming fundamentals
Demonstrable Django exposure
Extensive experience across the full software development lifecycle
Additional 'nice to have' skills -
Previous financial services or regulated domain experience
Experience with AWS
PostgreSQL experience
Experience with GraphQL
Above all you will be an establish programmer, with a solid understanding of Python development being the key requirement of this role. This is a great case study for the right individual to contribute and make their mark on a new, market-changing application. An immediate start, weekly wage on a self-billing arrangement and bad debt insurance is available to the right contractor. Hurren and Hope are a first tier supplier to this company and are working directly with decision makers so your application will be dealt with swiftly. Thank you for your interest.

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Posted by Hurren and Hope, 04 Jul