Python Developer - London

  • Excellent
  • London, England, United Kingdom London England GB
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Westbourne Partners
  • 19 Apr 18 2018-04-19

I have recently been engaged by a highly successful Sports Trading House in London. They use highly mathematical techniques across Sports Indices to produce trading models. They are looking to add two Python experts to their Data Analytics team

Python Developer - London

I have recently been engaged by a highly successful Sports Trading House in London. They use highly mathematical techniques across Sports Indices to produce trading models. They are looking to add two Python experts to their Data Analytics team.

The Data Analytics team is comprised of 6 python data engineers and a devops specialist. They sit within the technology department and work closely with the business users across the betting businesses. The team works closely with the larger technology department to collect and analyse data to provide the business with insight to enable them to make better decisions.

The team is responsible for building out a python platform for data analysis. Leveraging a range of technologies and methods their purpose is to enable our dynamic sports betting business to make better decisions.

This is an ideal role for a data engineer with a strong foundation in Python who wants to work on a greenfield development. Along with building the platform this position would be provide the opportunity to do analysis. Business interaction is also encouraged to understand the key dynamics of the business.

You must have very strong technical development skills. Python development skills including the standard toolsets (eg Numpy, Pandas)

Additional hands-on experience with;

·         Building services to run on Docker

·         Proficient working in Linux

·         Working with columnar storage formats such as Apache Parquet

·         Virtual environments like anaconda managing python package dependencies

·         AWS and building cloud based solutions

·         Building intuitive visualisations using tools like Plotly.dash or Bokeh

This is a fantastic opportunity for a passionate Python engineer who truly gets something from seeing their code make a difference.

If you are interested in discussing this opportunity further, please send through an up to date CV detailing availability and salary / comp expectations.

Key skills:

Python Pandas Numpy SciPy Computer Science Software Engineering Linux

Python Pandas Numpy SciPy Computer Science Software Engineering Linux

Python Pandas Numpy SciPy Computer Science Software Engineering Linux