Senior Python Programmer
up to £70,000
iO associates are currently looking for a senior Python developer for one of our market leading financial services clients. The role actually sits within a start-up type function within the business which gives the benefit of having large financial backing/stability, and also offers an innovative and cutting edge start-up environment.
The team is a brand new arm to the business and will be releasing their first product next month, it is a crucial time for growth for the business and the client are looking to bring a number of other projects in house and into the Python team. This role is pivotal in its key to success.
The role will be the first in house programmer and the client are looking to build a team around it. It really is an exciting opportunity not to be missed. The team has a great culture and the progression opportunities are outstanding.
You will be building both mobile apps and websites utilising Python, AWS and ideally ReactJS.
Day to day work:
·Produce quality technical and functional specifications
·Producing plans and carrying out thorough unit testing
·Providing accurate estimates and to contributing to successful project planning and progress monitoring.
·Follow practices such as Test Driven Development and Scrum.
·Take responsibility for technical aspects of delivery by the team including running code reviews, workshops etc.
·Mentor more junior colleagues to improve the capability of the team
·Strong Python experience
·Experience of building commercial sites
·Understanding of issues affecting websites around scalability, security and usability.
·Experience of Cloud computing - AWS, Azure, Heroku etc.
·Use of GitHub as a source control mechanism.
·Experience with writing unit tests and working in a Continuous Integration environment.
·Delivery of training workshops and/or running sprint retrospectives.
·Mobile (iOS and/or Android) app development
·ReactJS and/or React Native
If you are interested in applying for this position please send you CV now. You can also call me (Elliott Evans) on 0117 332 8100.