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Python Developer

Posted on Oct 4, 2019 by Pontoon

Dublin, Ireland
Immediate Start
Annual Salary

*Python Developer (Front Office)*

6 months Contract

Dublin Based

£Negotiable Rate

Python/Front Office

We are hiring an experienced Python Developer to work directly on the Fixed Income Trading Floor. This is a Front Office role with direct interaction with the trading team, trade support as well as the larger IT community that supports the trading desks

The primary language we employ is Python, and the successful candidate will be working on Python applications. We do not have business analysts and as such the candidate will need to be able to gather complex requirements directly from the user and implement them independently.


  • Work with the trading desk to analyse requirements, we sit on the trading floor to maximize interactions
  • Turn requirements into high quality applications which are robust enough for a trading desk
  • Take responsibility for code personally by supporting the desk, while staying focused on development of new code
  • Be prepared to work with minimal supervision and without detailed specifications
  • Contribute to the larger IT community. We operate an "open source" policy and everybody can see everybody else's code.
  • Be interested in finance and motivated to continually learn on the job


We are looking for an experienced programmer with a computer science or related engineering degree. The candidate must also possess excellent business knowledge, ideally in credit derivatives, and must have been exposed to working in a demanding user environment such as a trading floor.


  • The primary programming language we employ is Python, the candidate must have hands on Python work experience
  • Experience of message oriented Middleware, techniques more important that flavour
  • Relational databases and/or NOSQL databases
  • Understand the agile development process, what is good about it, and apply accordingly
  • Must be able to communicate effectively with IT colleagues and our business partners
  • Experience of finance, particularly in Fixed Income, and ideally credit derivatives


  • Java programming skills
  • KDB, ZeroMQ, Restful techniques, Windows UI
  • Front Office experience
  • Quantitative calculations for Fixed Income products

Please be advised if you haven't heard from us within 48 hours then unfortunately your application has not been successful on this occasion, we may however keep your details on file for any suitable future vacancies and contact you accordingly. Adecco is an employment consultancy and operates as an equal opportunities employer

Reference: 766151125

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