Python Developer - job id 32505

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Python Developer

$150k- $185,000 F/T Employee depending upon experience

Midtown or Downtown

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Jason Vu


(646) 876-9536


(212) 616-4800 ext-290

A F/T position at a major U.S. financial institution.

Pay Options: F/T Employee.

Contact Jason Vu. call (646)876-9536 / (212)616-4800 ext.290 or email with the Job Code JV32505 or Click the Apply Now button ().

Location: Financial District.

Skills required for the position: PYTHON, LINUX, AGILE, MESSAGING, TCP/IP.

Detailed Info:

To work in the FX Cash Technology Team. The firm's FX Cash Technology Team supports the business goals of the Global FX business for all FX Cash technology delivery.

The team has a direct development and support responsibility for key FX business systems and an overall end-to-end remit for systems implementation across the Currencies business. The group is comprised of a small amount of highly motivated people who are multi-disciplined and flexible in their approach, working in all areas of the solution space.

We are searching for a world-class developer to join our team building solutions within the high-volume FX space. Candidates must be highly motivated with a track record of success in a financial environment. The ideal candidate will have strong experience in distributed low latency and high availability systems development. The candidate will have exceptional analytical, design, and coding skills in Python with focus on quality and the ability to learn and adapt quickly.

Development/Computing Environment:

Exceptional development skills in Python on Linux/UNIX. Knowledge or experience of agile development (e.g. XP, SCRUM, Kanban) and continues integration. Solid OO design skills with an emphasis on distributed low latency, high availability systems. Excellent problem solving and analytical skills in a high-pressure environment. Must possess a solid degree in Computer Science, Physics, Engineering, Mathematics or relevant analytical degree.

Strong understanding of algorithms and data structures. Strong understanding of design patterns including why and where a pattern should be used. Strong understanding of Messaging Middleware concepts, usage and application. Experience in TCP/IP networking. Experience with Python performance tuning. Candidate must be a strong team player with excellent communication skills. Solid knowledge of contemporary development processes, build environments and testing tools. Experience in 3rd line production support. Comfortable in communicating with business users. Desired Skills: Experience working in a front office trading platform development team. Experience with Python quantitative packages. Experience with Python data analysis packages. Experience working with global development teams.

The position offers competitive compensation package.

Job Id: 32505