The Client was founded in the early 1970s, is a global investment firm that manages alternative investments, focusing on Private Equity funds raised from an array of institutional investor, investment banks, commercial banking, endowments, insurance companies, sovereign wealth fund and high-
net worth individuals. The Client has a staff of more than 1,250 professionals, , based in eight located in Tokyo, Houston, Dublin, San Francisco, Mumbai, Dubai, Riyadh, Seoul, Beijing, Boston, Dallas, London, Menlo Park, Madrid, Paris, Sao Paulo, Singapore and Sydney.
You will have the opportunity to work with a talented team developing financial software solutions at our firm. Our team develops a wide variety of software to support business process and workflows, analytical, data management and reporting capabilities for our internal customers and the firm’s clients.
We’re looking for a talented and passionate Python Developers to join us as we continue to grow and achieve our aim of becoming the global market leader in the provision of business and technology services to the wholesale and investment banking sector.
You will enjoy a highly challenging and rewarding working environment with fellow GFT employees, as we continue our excellent track record of successful project delivery.
Drawing on your proven experience you will thrive in our fast-paced environment. Naturally, great communication skills, an inspirational and consultative approach and the drive to deliver above and beyond expectation are essential.
You will have the opportunity to work with a talented team developing financial software solutions at our firm. Our team develop a wide variety of software to support business process and workflows, analytical, data management and reporting capabilities for our internal customers and the firm’s clients.
You will be responsible for review business needs, providing a technical design, implementation, testing and maintaining software.
The candidate will also be required to assist with performance tuning, production bug fixes, and help to guide process improvement within the Data Warehouse group
Will develop and update the backend code
Will write, design, and implement code using Python and other technologies
Will confer with management and cross-functional teams in the development process from start to finish
Will develop and execute unit test for product components
Will work with QA Technicians to resolve issues before going live
Will troubleshoot and debug applications that occur outside of the regular release cycle
Developing monitoring solutions
Troubleshooting / debugging and implementing the fix for internally developed code (python, C / C++, JAVA)
Performing SQL queries, improving our systems that gather metrics on our features, updating, tracking and resolving technical challenges.
In-depth knowledge of different frameworks
Coding skills :
5-7 years of work experience using Python
Object Oriented Programming, Object Oriented Design, Object Oriented Databases
Python C / C++ and / or Java.
Experience from Linux / Unix environments
MVC frameworks (Struts, Spring)
Experience with Continuous Integration tools ( Jenkins, Ant, Maven )
Understanding of Data Warehouse / MDM concepts (ETL, Star Schema, slowly changing dimensions)
Experience working in a large Data Warehouse environment (nice to have)