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Lead Python Developer (Nexus Risk)

  • Location

    City of London, London

  • Sector:

    Digital & Development

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  • Salary:

    £70000.00 - £75000.00 per annum

  • Contact:

    Abiodun Bailey

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  • Published:

    11 months ago

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Python, AWS, IAAS, SOA, Micro-services, Linux, TDD, BDD

Lead Python Developer

My client are a leading Investment Management firm based in City of London seeking a Lead Python Developer with strong hands on skills to work on a brand new in-house agile project and good knowledge of Infrastructure and Architecture.

Team Overview:

The role will be a first for a Python expert to play a big part on the Python Competency and evolve within the team. An ideal candidate is someone who is passionate about technology and interest in Quantitative model development.


  • You sits within the New internal team which will be multi skilled Quant/Risk team.
  • Python is key area within the company and is their prime focus, building prime competency, help non IT Python developers to adopt best practises and guide provisioning of the required Infrastructure.
  • Develop production grade strategic application to the wider Architectural committee with the organisation


  • Full stack Python development with solid and proven experience.
  • Practical experience of Unit/integration testing using TDD, BDD and Test Automation
  • Experience in developing and delivering scalable applications.
  • Experience of SOA and Micro-services environment.
  • Experience in Agile/Scrum development methodologies
  • A working knowledge of Linux and understanding of IAAS offerings like AWS

Python, AWS, IAAS, SOA, Micro-services, Linux, TDD, BDD