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Lead Python Engineer - Glasgow

£50,000 - £70,000 DOE
Ref: 585 Date Posted: Wednesday 21 Nov 2018
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SceneOne has an exciting opportunity to join of a multi-national market leader in Financial Services which has been named as a ‘Top Attractor’ of the best talent in the UK market. 

This organisation seeks to bridge the gap between finance and technology, realising that all financial organisations will have to embrace technology as it unfolds in order to stay relevant in the modern world, and they seek to deliver solutions to the financial sector which helps them provide cutting edge technology to all of their customers across the globe.

Due to the continued success and growth of the business and a focused investment into technology, they are looking for an experienced Lead Python Engineer to join their team based in Glasgow.

The Role:  

  • Lead a team of Engineers across varying ability levels, actively looking for ways to improve efficiencies
  • Model, design, develop, code, test, debug, document and push components to production
  • Work closely with customers and analysts to identify and specify complex business requirements and processes, research, evaluate & recommend alternative solutions.
  • Conduct design & code reviews in a Continuous Deployment environment
  • Write supporting documentation and executable specifications.
  • Plan delivery of work, including creating story plans, and being an active member of team stand-ups, retrospectives and sprint planning
  • Support system testing, user testing and production implementation.
  • Ensure compliance across the team with project methodology and Information Risk policies
  • Incorporate team and firm-wide architectural standards into design.
  • Care as much about code quality, test coverage and domain modelling as we do

Role Requirements:

In order to be successful in this role, you will be an experienced Python Developer and will have experience in the following areas:

  • Object oriented analysis and development
  • Interpersonal skills for effective working in a globally distributed team
  • Automated unit testing, refactoring
  • Desirable
  • Python
  • Continuous Integration
  • TDD
  • NoSql databases, e.g. Cassandra, BigTable
  • SQL and relational databases, preferably PostgreSQL
  • XML and related technologies ( XML Schema, XPath )
  • Message oriented middleware ( e.g. MQSeries )
  • Socket programming
  • Automated Acceptance Testing / Specification By Example / BDD
  • Graph-oriented programming
  • Memory and CPU profiling
  • Reactive Programming / Complex Event Processing

The Package:

A competitive basic salary with extensive learning, development and progression opportunities and a generous benefits package. 

For more information please send your CV to lorna.burrows@sceneone.uk.com or call 0141 899 0056.