Date PostedSunday 23rd December 2018
Closing DateMonday 21st January 2019
Job TypeContract
SalaryExcellent Daily Rates

Job Description

Tier One Investment Bank is looking to appoint an experienced Python focused developer to their Snapper Platform

Develop and enrich the Snapper platform and supporting toolset

  • Design and develop new features for the firmwide Snapper platform and help to enhance the performance of the existing codebase (Python)
  • Engage in code reviews and provide expert recommendations to Snapper Core and to plugin developers in other teams
  • Participate in ideas generation with the rest of the Snapper team to help extend the platform pipeline
  • Be proactive at managing time and priorities and feed these priorities back into the Snapper agile fortnightly cycle
  • Contribute to the creation of instruction manuals and other supporting documents

Skills Required:

  • Expert Python Scripting skills
  • Experience of developing with highly scalable data structures and algorithms
  • Strong written and face-to-face communication skills
  • Good experience with Unix systems
  • An appreciation of critical systems engineering

Desired Skills:

  • Knowledge, preferably experience, of Kanban or similar Agile methodologies
  • Experience of Git (preferred) or other version control systems
  • Experience of working in a large-scale corporate environment (preferably financial sector)
  • A strong secured-by-design ethos

How to Apply