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Python/JavaScript Developer - Contract - Investment Bank

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SAMUEL HOWLAND

Python/JavaScript Developer - Contract - Investment skills:

  • Degree in Mathematical/Computer/Engineering discipline
  • Programming skills: Experience with JavaScript, Python
  • Programming skills: Experience with one of: Vue, Angular or React frameworks.
  • Some industry experience working in financial industry

Python/JavaScript Developer - Contract - Investment expectations:

  • Responsible for developing user interface middleware for analytic processes. Works closely with Technology staff in design of system/platform to run existing and new models and processes. Incumbents possess good quantitative/analytic skills and previous software/web development experience. Some knowledge of financial markets and products is preferred but not essential.
  • Collaborating with product management and engineering to define and implement innovative solutions for the product direction, visuals and experience
  • Collaborating with UI colleagues regarding other front-end related considerations such as architecture and performance.

Python/JavaScript Developer - Contract - Investment responsibilities:

  • The daily responsibilities include writing componentized, tested code for web applications which will get deployed to production weekly. All changes are tracked in Jira, and bigger changes are based on design docs in a wiki created and updated together with respective stakeholders. The web applications are internal-facing, and stakeholders are readily available for prioritization, feedback and clarification where required.
  • The role is for work which spans several existing applications, used for running and reporting on calculations. The focus is on front-end development, but you should be comfortable making changes to controllers on the server side where necessary to support the front-end work.
  • Appreciation of UX patterns and anti-patterns is a plus, there are no dedicated designers and UX experts on the team. Some knowledge of financial markets and products is preferred but not essential.

Python/JavaScript Developer - Contract - Investment

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