Python/ Java Software Developer

Eka Finance
London, United Kingdom
12 May 2023
11 Jun 2023
Job Function
Industry Sector
Finance - General
Employment Type
Full Time

  • Assisting in development of a high-performance trading and simulation platform
  • Assisting in development of micro-services that live on-prem and in the cloud, these services will be written predominantly in Java and Python
  • Developing systems, interfaces and tools to historical market data and trading simulations that increase research productivity
  • Assisting in development and optimizing cloud-based parallel computation problems that requires large quantities of data shared across resources
  • Design and implement integrated monitoring and alerting services as well as new workflows
  • Actively contribute to CI/CD infrastructure to constantly improve the design, development, testing, and deployment of software
  • Design and implement big data analytics solutions to collect, transform and use data for autonomous decision making and process improvements
  • Effectively communicate with other teams and stakeholders


  • 1-3+ years of practical hands-on experience with Python and Java
  • 1-3+ years of experience designing and writing test plans, test cases, and test datasets
  • Strong knowledge of object-oriented methodologies, design patterns, database application design, application development and maintenance
  • Strong emphasis on unit and integration testing
  • Experience working with a variety of databases (SQL, PostgreSQL, NoSQL etc.)
  • Brilliant detail orientated problem-solving abilities
  • Experience of a DevOps environment
  • Experience working in Linux environment

Skills Desired:-

  • Curious, creative and independent mind demonstrated by evidence of contribution to e.g. open source software, entrepreneurial like ventures, projects etc
  • A passion for innovation with examples of building something from the ground up
  • Passionate about test-driven development
  • Strong communication skills in English for business purposes
  • Self-starter attitude with the ability to work independently and own problems
  • The ability to manage multiple tasks and make decisions in a fast-paced environment
  • An interest and some exposure to machine learning and large computational optimization problems
  • Interest in learning about financial markets and cutting edge trading technologies


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