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Senior Python Software Engineer

£163800 per year full-time London

Senior Python Software Engineer


Adkins & Cheurfi are looking to recruit a Senior Python Software Engineer, Investment Banking/Financial Services ideally! for a high-profile FS client in London. Our client works on several different projects in a real mix of sectors. This requirement is primarily based onsite with the client’s longstanding customer. It is an excellent opportunity to be part of something huge, a long-standing digital transformation working with cutting edge technologies in the Data and Fintech area.


  • Expert knowledge of Python 3 in an enterprise environment, including packages such as Pandas, NumPy, and Python web frameworks such as Django, and Flask
  • Strong JavaScript skills, and familiarity with JQuery
  • Strong experience writing AJAX web applications, and developing (and consuming) web APIs
  • Experience with both SQL and Python ORM libraries (i.e. SQLAlchemy)
  • AWS experience in addition to CI applications (e.g. Team City)
  • Experience using Docker and Kubernetes would be advantageous
  • Knowledge of the Linux environment desirable
  • Experience in other web technologies would also be useful
  • Delivery focussed on an ability to own a piece of work from start to finish
  • Ability to understand various data structures and common data transformation methodologies
  • Ability to work using Agile methodologies and tools including Scrum, git and Continuous Delivery
  • Ability to deal credibly with business and technical users at all levels of the organisation
  • Excellent communication skill is a must


  • Deliver a user platform to support investment decision making and analysis of trends in the investment research space
  • Refinement of the existing investment and research platform in response to business needs
  • Work with the DIU and wider teams to adopt Python
  • Work with the wider DIU Team and research teams to identify opportunities for optimisation and automation
  • Coach and develop team members, ensuring that best practices and methodologies are followed


  • A competitive group pension plan, life assurance and income protection
  • Private medical insurance, private dental care and critical illness cover
  • Cycle scheme Tech scheme and season ticket loan
  • Employee assistance program
  • Various perks such as Gym discount, Friday lunch, on-site massage and regular social events
  • Unlimited access to LinkedIn learning solutions
  • Some of these benefits may be available only after you have passed your probationary period