Python Developer

London

£650 a day

Python Developer
London
6 Month+
Contract
If you are the sort of person who loves a challenge and likes to be involved in challenging functional and technical changes, then Global Markets Operations Technology (GMOT) is the place for you.
We follow Agile management, Agile & Scrum delivery methodologies, with a focus on delivering value to our users. Test Driven Development (TDD) is the de-facto development methodology.
You will be primarily focussed around developing solutions for Liquidity Risk, Asset Trace-ability & Client Asset Segregation
Responsibilities
You will be expected to:
Work within a distributed Agile team
Liaise with Business Analysts and end users to go through the requirements & design
Contribute to functional & technical design
Write requirements using Specification By Examples (SBE), automated tests & deliver software
Build excellent relationships across technology and user communities
Mentor less experienced OOP team members using methods such as informal training, pair programming etc
Skills Required:
Strong development background in Python
Experience of applying the above languages in OO or functional programming
Strong team player with excellent interpersonal skills, communication & collaborative working skills
Understand modern architectures and modeling practices and be able to actively participate in them to help shape the platform and clearly articulate technical designs and concepts in both verbal and written forms
Experienced in using design patterns and following best software engineering practices
Exposure to Investment Banking technology solutions
Good, confident analytical skills are essential as all members of the team will be involved with defining user stories and specification by examples through direct exposure to the users
Demonstrate a desire for continual self improvement through learning & development
Very desirable:
Good understanding of capital markets especially securities processing, stock record, accounting and finance Experience of Specification by Example/ATDD/BDD
Experience of Test Driven Development practices including continuous integration
Experience of Scrum/Agile methods
Experience of XP/pair programming

Posted by Elevate Platform Limited, 02 May