Lead Python Developer – Python, NumPy, SciPy, Trading Systems, Permanent – London

Job title : Lead Python Developer – Python, NumPy, SciPy, Trading Systems, Permanent – London
Location : London
Job type : Permanent
Salary : £85000 - £100000 per annum
Sector : Buy Side
Reference : BHJOB6067_17942-4
Lead Python Developer – Python, NumPy, SciPy, Trading Systems, Permanent – London
My client, an established statistical company based in London, are looking for a Lead Python Developer to join them on a permanent basis.
The business builds their own predictive models to establish the likelihood of events occurring within sports, by combining data sets with home grown software. In the coming year, they are looking to expand their trading strategies and data feeds across multiple markets which they cover across multiple streams of work.
They are looking for a Lead Python Developer to assist on the build out of new software to add to the overall improvement of their trading systems, giving you the freedom to try out your own ideas.
You will be expected to coach and mentor Senior members of the team to support their growth alongside monitoring and when required controlling the team’s progress against the agreed standards and performance criteria.

Skills Required
  • Strong and confident ability in writing code in Python for a minimum of 5+ years.
  • Take responsibility of all stages of software development within the team.
  • Experience of using the PyData Stack, including NumPy, Pandas & SciPy. 
  • Experience with Statistical Analysis or experience working within Data Analytics would be useful but not required.
  • Experience in mentoring Senior Developers would be of great use within this position.
This is an excellent opportunity for a candidate to join an established statistical company on what is an extremely visible area of the business.

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