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Python Developer
Ref No.: 17-00029
Location: Manhattan, New York
A high-frequency proprietary trading firm founded in 1998, seeks a highly-skilled Senior Python Developer to work with their referential market data for a 9 month assignment. This developer will take a principal role in handling the client's securities infrastructure.
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Contract Assignment – New York, NY
Length: 9 Months
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Responsibilities
As a Senior Python Developer, your responsibilities will include:
  • Helping develop the next generation referential data platform
  • Helping the team with various projects pertaining to migration, automation and development
  • Fixing bugs and issues in existing production support platforms
  • Implementing enhancement and adding new functionality in existing support UI
  • Implementing and supporting new execution venues
  • Validating data changes and updating the platform accordingly through the UI
Qualifications
Our ideal candidate will have:
  • At least 5 years of experience in Python and Java
  • Experience in SQL, Angular JS, javascript, version control (git) and html (a plus)
  • An understanding of financial instruments (equities, debt instruments, futures, and options)
  • Good written and oral communication skills
  • Prior experience in a high pressure environment, preferably in the finance or tech industry
  • Prior experience in Security Master or Market Data infrastructure a plus
  • Experience in Agile development and Jira use.