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Senior Python Engineer

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    Ivana Leto

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    5 months ago

Key customer of mine and a global company in a financial sector is looking to hire a Senior Python Engineer to join a team on the implementation of asynchronous and distributed Python applications. This is an excellent opportunity for a flexible individual with an energetic and enthusiastic approach who wishes to work in a fast-paced and rapidly changing business environment.

 If you are eager to work with a dynamic team, to gain experience in design and architectural development of high-performance computing and micro-services, this job is definitely for you!


  • Work with Python frameworks such as Tornado and Celery.

  • Ensure applications have automated test suites.

  • Work within a microservices architecture.

  • Ensure that application observability is enabled through the implementation of metrics using Prometheus.

  • To provide guidance on the technological and methodological direction of systems in support of business



  • Extensive experience in Python development.

  • Experience with Celery for distributed task processing, Tornado, Django or Flask.

  • Solid Linux and scripting background.

  • Passion for automation, testing and choosing the best tool for the job.

    Non essential but nice to have:

  • Experience with CI/CD tools such as Jenkins and GOCD.)

  • Experience of using Ansible (or similar configuration management tools).

  • Experience using container orchestration tools such as Rancher, Docker Compose or Kubernetes is a plus.

  • General problem-solving mentality. The ability to collaborate with different teams on solutions for a variety of

    different business, code & data-related issues.

  • Prior experience in working in the Financial Services/Insurance industry is a plus.

  • Prior experience working in an Agile/Scrum development environment.

    If you are interested in hearing more, please reach out to me on or 0876666011. Client is highly engaged to hire and will move fast as timelines have been agreed in advanced.