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Backend Software Engineer Python Linux SQL

Job Title: Backend Software Engineer Python Linux SQL
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, England
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + bonus + benefits
REF: BB/15346/C/KS/061120_1604660293
Contact Name: Open Source Team
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Job Published: 12 months ago

Job Description

Backend Software Engineer / Developer (Python Linux SQL R&D) *Remote Interview WFH*. Algorithmic trading firm is seeking a skilled Backend Software Engineer with strong Python skills. As a Backend Software Engineer you'll focus on designing and building highly reliable, testable Python batch and web systems to support global trading operations.

You'll also work closely with the business development and sales teams to develop innovative new products and features for the financial exchanges, participating in various Greenfield R&D projects to identify and implement new technologies and trading strategies and will play a key role in the creation of a new FX exchange.

There's an informal, collaborative and flexible environment with casual dress code and fairly flat structure. Driven by technology this company can offer a remote interview / onboarding process and work from home during the current social distancing measures.

*Strong object orientated Python development experience
*Good knowledge of Linux, basic system administration tasks
*Familiarity with more advanced SQL techniques and PostgreSQL
*Broad knowledge of Algorithms and Data Structures
*Advocate of TDD, BDD and clean coding practices
*Good knowledge of CI/CD and experienced with frequent release
*Degree educated in Computer Science / similar technical or scientific discipline
*Desirable: Puppet, Jenkins, Django, C/C++, experience in one or more relevant financial areas (market data, order management, algorithmic trading, financial systems integration, compliance)

As a Backend Software Engineer / Python Developer you will earn a highly competitive salary (to £90k), plus significant bonus and benefits package.

Apply now or call to find out more about this Backend Software Engineer / Python Developer opportunity.