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Database Developer Python SQL - Trading

Job Title: Database Developer Python SQL - Trading
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, England
Salary: £90000 - £120000 per annum + bonus + benefits
REF: BB/14002/G/JR/180320_1584520643
Contact Name: Data Team
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Job Published: about 1 year ago

Job Description

Database Developer / Engineer (Python MySQL Linux Go). Are you a technically sharp Database Developer, looking for an opportunity to work with an up-to-the-minute tech stack and lead major projects involving a mix of database technology?

Technology-driven Hedge Fund is seeking a Database Developer to enhance their capabilities across their cross-disciplinary teams. This role is ideal for someone keen to accelerate their career, as you'll be given the tools to scale your own personal and professional development and supported to reach your full potential.

As a Database Developer, day to day you'll be involved with projects that span database engineering (e.g. deploying, scaling or managing database infrastructure) and working with teams to optimise business performance, on Schema design, architecture planning, technology selection and more.

The ideal candidate will be a confident self-starter, passionate about open source technology. Ideally, you will have experience in more than one (e.g. MySQL, Postgres, Clickhouse, InfluxDB etc.) and a good ability to automate using a language such as Python or Go.


*You have significant experience working with open source database(s)
*You are passionate about solving challenging business problems with cutting-edge technology
*You're comfortable using programming languages for automated tasks (Python, Go etc.)
*You have experience using Linux to understand and troubleshoot an overall system
*You're proficient with SQL
*Desirable: experience working on petabyte scale data warehouses and distributed database systems, you have industry experience in finance / trading, you have experience with Python / Kafka / ETL pipelines

As a Database Developer you will earn a highly competitive salary (to £120k) plus bonus and a comprehensive benefits package. You'll be based at modern offices in the heart of London, with a fantastic selection of local amenities and close to transport links.

If you are interested in this Database Developer / Engineer (Python MySQL Linux Go) role, apply now or call today to find out more.