Python Developer | Client in the Information Technology industry
About our client
Our client is a leading Financial technology company involved in investment algorithm design and development. They are at the forefront of developing digital investment and risk alignment platforms that could be used by banks, pension funds, investment management companies and stock exchanges to make informed investment decisions. Their clients are spread across Hong Kong, Singapore, Malaysia, India and Europe.
The founding team has a very strong background in quantitative investment, risk and trading and are individual industry leaders in their domain.
Responsibilities and Duties
Responsible for developing, enhancing, modifying and/or maintaining applications.
Design, code, test, debug and document programs as well as support activities for architecture.
Work closely with business partners in defining requirements for system applications.
Qualifications and Skills
Degree in Computer Science, Computer/Electrical Engineering, or related scientific fields.
3-5 years development experience, ideally in Python.
Desirable: Strong Python Scripting skills.
Desirable: Strong database understanding.
Nice to have: experience building systems from scratch in a startup environment.
Strong client focus – you will work directly with end-users in helping them use our platform.
Very strong attention to detail – able to identify and flag up anomalies for review.
Prioritize workload and multi-task when required.Ability to quickly learn new systems and processes.
Must want to work in fast paced quick thinking challenging work environment.
Demonstrate high levels of integrity.
Ability to Prototype models, using appropriate tools, review and present output to management.
Very desirable: An ability to mathematically formulate problems, and apply appropriate statistical models to large data sets.
Chance to work on the cutting edge technology platform in investment management.