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Python Developer Linux / SRE

Job Title: Python Developer Linux / SRE
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, England
Salary: £85000 - £100000 per annum + bonus + benefits
REF: BB/15440/F/JR/150920_1600186997
Contact Name: Open Source Team
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Job Published: about 1 year ago

Job Description

Python Developer / SRE (Linux DevOps) *Remote Process* Industry-leading Hedge Fund is seeking a stand-out technologist to join their highly successful global team.

The organisation has created one of those most powerful computing grids in the world which allows them to analyse and identify trends in global markets across all asset classes. They have combined sophisticated quantitative research, cutting-edge technology and an entrepreneurial culture to stay a league ahead of their competitors.

In this Python Developer position you'll be working alongside brilliant minds and will be equipped with all the tools you need to scale your development, be appropriately challenged and successful.

You'll collaborate extensively with traders and fellow technologists to design, build, maintain and test cutting-edge trading systems. You'll take ownership of solving critical technical challenges involving Big Data and HPC C++ code running on Linux OS.

You'll use Python to code, with a focus on automation on high availability, high-throughput, low-latency trading systems. As a Python Developer your contribution will be mission-critical, as you'll be ensuring these systems operate smoothly to stay in production.

*Please note: this company is able to offer a remote interview and onboarding process during the current social distancing measures. You'll be based in offices in the heart of the City in due course, with fantastic onsite facilities*

*You are a passionate technologist who pursues independent learning and development wherever possible
*You have strong Python coding skills and are a Linux OS expert
*You have experience using DevOps tools like Jenkins and Ansible (and advocate the use of automation wherever possible)
*You have a strong foundation in Computer Science (degree OR appropriate experience accepted)
*Ideally you will have some C++ coding ability / you are keen to develop your C++ skills

As a Python Developer you'll earn a highly competitive salary (£100k; negotiable based on skillset and depth of knowledge) plus the chance to earn significant bonuses, and a comprehensive benefits package.

If you are interested in this Python Developer / SRE (Linux DevOps) opportunity, apply now or get in touch today to find out more.