Full Stack Software Engineer

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    London, England

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  • Salary:

    £80000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits

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    Luke Passmore

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  • Published:

    5 months ago

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(AWS,Azure,Google Cloud,Blockchain,Big Data,Cryptography,Golang,JavaScript,Python) My client is seeking a Senior Full Stack Developer. You will be involved in the research and use of cutting edge technology to create exiting products. This is a unique opportunity to work for a global company in a team with the culture of a start-up. Candidates should have experience with Golang, AWS, Java Script and ideally experience developing Blockchain.

You will be responsible for:
* Building spectacular Proof of Concepts (POCs) and products for the global Finance and Risk community via design led agile development in partnership with customers
* Creating compelling proposals with technologists in partnership with business, driving innovation from conception to production
* Analysis, design and implementation of complex software solutions using customer focused design driven methodologies, delivered via public cloud
* Defining, organising and implementing projects across multiple locations and time zones
* Translating end user needs to requirements using a lightweight agile design led methodology
* Networking in the fintech, big data and academic community through conferences, meetups and workshops - bringing cutting edge techniques and technology into business strategy
* Developing and broadening your skills through mentoring and collaboration with experienced professionals

The team has recently worked on utilising Blockchain, AI, NLP and Big Data technologies and techniques by building:

* real time risk analytic engines to detect price anomalies
* real time ML engines to predict bond prices
* a simulation engine to execute and simulate complex financial models and algorithms against current and historic data

Essential Skills:

Excellent skills and experience working in modern languages such as Golang and JavaScript
* Experience in delivering scalable distributed computing with fault tolerance
* Experience producing and rapidly delivering POCs
* Experience building discrete microservices with simple repeatable Cloud native patterns
* Strong experience of cloud infrastructure like Amazon Web Services (AWS) with services and products like EC2, S3, ECS, Docker, Elastic Search and CloudFormation
* Unix environment and Bash scripting
* Understanding of security best practices for Cloud
* Experience with version control systems (Git)
* Experience with SQL (Postgres), NoSQL and/or Big Data (BigQuery)
* Critical thinking, value judgement and common sense over process
* Positive attitude to learning new skills and technologies

Desired Skills:
* Experience of cryptography such as public key encryption, KMI
* Experience with CI/CD pipelines (Jenkins, Gitlab CI)
* RESTful API design and implementation and messaging system experience
* Knowledge of TCP/IP networking and network protocols
* Strong understanding of different database types, with the ability to select the appropriate type per problem category
* Strong understanding of Algorithms and Data Structures
* Open source advocacy and participation
* Confident in communicating complex projects clearly to Senior Management
* Experience in an applicable business field such as Financial Engineering or Electronic Trading

This organisation is an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. The client does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, colour, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

Apply online or for more information please contact:

Luke Passmore - 0117 9309703