Python Developer (m/f)

  • Competitive
  • Zurich, Switzerland
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Swisslinx
  • 18 Jan 19

Python Developer (m/f)

About our client

Our Client is a global FinTech company.

On behalf of our client, Swisslinx is currently looking for a Python Developer.

This is a permanent role based in Zurich.

Your mission
- Define, develop, deliver and maintain build, test and release infrastructure.
- Design and build high quality product for internal customers (internal engineering team)
- Provide tools and mechanisms for engineers
- Technology landscape:
- Shell scripts / Python scripts for misc topics.
- Bazel build rules to build any software at the company
- Nix to provision various kinds of tools for development environment of engineers and on CI
- Haskell for tools and services development
- NixOS to configure servers
- Terraform to provision cloud infrastructure
- Groovy for Jenkins pipelines shared libraries
- Java / Scala for Jenkins plugin development
- Docker containers to run build slaves on a k8s cluster
- Product: a distributed ledger platform

Your background
- Degree in Computer Science, engineering, mathematics, physics or similar
- At least 3 years of experience in software engineering - Generalist profile with strong SWE fundamentals, open to different technologies
- Experience working as a Site Reliability Engineer, DevOps Engineer or Build Engineer
- Strong programming skills: Python, Haskell
- Other tools and technologies: Nix, NixOS, Shell scripts, Bazel, Terraform, Groovy, Docker
- Understanding of Java and Scala
- Strong understanding and experience with DevOps processes and concepts
- Strong team player, collaborative approach, willingness to share knowledge and best practices, growing mindset
- Fluency in English

What's on offer
- Start-up environment heavily backed up by the biggest players in the banking space
- Opportunity to work on a brand new product with distributed ledger technologies
- Join a collaborative culture: dynamic, open communication, growing mindset, with knowledge sharing practices
- Opportunity to have an impact on the end product
- A great chance to work with and learn from experts in the field
- Competitive salary package
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