Job Description

Reference # : 17-04330Title : Python Developer
Location : New York, NY
Position Type : Direct Placement
Experience Level : Start Date : 05/05/2017
Description
Python Developer

Be a part of creating the right solutions. Eclaro is looking for a Python Developer for our client in New York, NY.

Eclaro’s client is one of the world's largest financial institutions, committed to providing the tools and services that bridge the gap between customers and their goals. If you’re up to the challenge, then take a chance at this rewarding opportunity!

We are looking for hands-on Python developer to function as a senior member of a multi-skilled and versatile team. In this role, you will significantly contribute to the delivery of strategic technology solutions that help the client outperform its competition in demonstrating the Regulatory, Control, and Risk Management capabilities expected of a large and systemically important institution in today's global markets environment.

This will involve the design and implementation of a Controls Framework to, among other things, measure the quality of the trade and position population in the firm's Strategic Enterprise-wide Risk Management Platform where all derivative trades, across all asset classes (Equities, FX, Commodities, Rates, Credit, Listed Futures and Options) are in scope.

MAIN RESPONSIBILITIES WILL INCLUDE:
  • Design and test drive development of large, complex, business critical solutions
  • Support existing functionality and enhancement to deliver new feature requests
  • Be innovative in creating re-usable patterns, frameworks, and components for scalable Enterprise-quality solutions, utilizing a variety of technologies
  • Perform automation testing, continuous integration, and global application deployment
  • Implement instrumentation and metrics gathering solutions for a data-driven approach to baselining operating performance parameters to help inform issues, trends, and architecture priorities
  • Handle promotion of efficient and effective Agile development practices

SKILLS REQUIRED
  • Essential:
o Excellent written and verbal communication skills
o Proficiency in at least one of these three disciplines is important for this role – the ideal candidate will have demonstrable experience in Architecture, DevOps, and Agile delivery techniques
o Ability to collaborate with Business partners to help define and deliver technical change in a sustainable way
o Proficiency in writing automated tests
o Must have some python experience, ability to code, and lead junior developers
  • Desirable
o Knowledge and experience of Agile and Lean software development practices; exposure to Continuous Integration and Test Driven Development (TDD) would be highly beneficial
o Experience in Logical Data Model, Rules Engine, and Finite State Machine development
o Appreciation of Risk Awareness (Inc. Operational, Compliance, Business & Reputational)
o Ideally coming from another investment bank

We seek developers and technologists from diverse backgrounds and with a product-oriented mindset to join an organization that prioritizes quality, engineering, and teamwork. Applied technologies include Python, Scala, AngularJS, Elasticsearch and HDFS, as well as enterprise messaging and relational and object-oriented database solutions. There is significant opportunity to acquire new skills, and versatility through learning is encouraged. The team is significantly growing in size in order to meet the increased focus on strategic demands from the business.

This position will report to Director of Controls, Middle Office Finance Tech.

Equal Opportunity Employer: Eclaro values diversity and does not discriminate based on Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Age, Genetic Information, Disability, Protected Veteran Status, or any other legally protected group status.

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