Python Engineer Fintech

Python Engineer Fintech

Quant Capital is urgently looking for a Python Engineer to join our high profile client.

Our client is a major global financial exchange, driven by technology. They are at the bleeding edge of not only product ideas but also technology and data manipulation. They use unique online data from many sources to create an ultra low latency trading environment for their clients. They have grown massively and recently were voted in the top 50 fintech firms globally.

The Developer will produce tools and build websites that handle millions of requests per day, presenting high-quality market across the globe.

The environment is that of Facebook or Google, relaxed open with time to think and make the right decisions. The atmosphere is calm and relaxed with an open dress code. This is a role for techies, those who are motivated by the sharp end of technology and the possibility of making serious money doing something you are passionate about.

Development is agile and fast paced. As requirements evolve you will leverage the best of the open source community, sometimes substituting your own solutions where greater performance is needed. You will be encouraged to evangelise and prototype new technologies and through doing so you will help shape the architecture.

Python Engineers Must Have:

  • Solid Python knowledge
  • A commitment to writing testable, maintainable code.
  • Familiarity with more advanced SQL techniques.
  • Strong Linux knowledge
  • Basic, but broad, knowledge of algorithms and data structures.
  • Degree in Computer Science or related field preferred.
  • Highly preferred: Experience with TDD, BDD or other testing methodologies
  • Preferred: Familiarity with PostgreSQL, Puppet, Jenkins, Django, or Pandas
  • Preferred: Familiarity with C or C++.


You will be joining a progressive and exciting company committed to excellence. They offer an excellent working environment with ongoing training and a structured career path. You can also expect an excellent salary and benefits package. Including a large bonus from day 1.

My client is based in London

Remote working at present.