Python Developer - Investment Banking

  • Negotiable
  • New York, NY, USA
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Vox Financial Partners
  • 23 May 19

Python Developer required to work as a consultant onsite at a tier 1 investment bank - contract role.

Who we are

Vox Financial Partners are fast growing Regulatory, IT and Operational change specialists who work in the top tiers of global banking. Our primary clients are Tier 1 investment banks in New York, London and Vox consultants address their short to medium term resourcing needs in Information Technology and related areas of business and operations change.

 

About the role

We are looking for an experienced Python Developerwith a strong investment banking background, such as a CFA qualification, to work as part of a front office change team within a Tier 1 investment bank in New York City.

 

You will work as part of team working on a wide-ranging project which has the goal of improving the technology used by salespeople in their interaction with customers to improve profitability by using business intelligence about prior trading activity and reduce manual activity such as trade booking. The project includes aspects of NLP, manipulation of the texts in trading communication (chat) and automation of trade booking in addition to Big Data analytics and predictive analysis.

 

What we are looking for

Candidates should have the following:

Required skills

 

Qualifications & Experience (required)

  • CFA qualification and relevant experience of working within an Investment Banking environment
  • Degree educated (GPA 3.0 or better)

 

Technical Skills 

  • 5+ years’ experience of working as a Python Developer including experience with RegEx, Pandas, NumPy and Scikit-Learn

 

Professional Skills 

  • Very strong attention to detail – able to identify and flag up anomalies for review
  • Prioritize workload and multi-task when required
  • Ability to quickly learn new systems and processes
  • Demonstrate high levels of integrity

 

Desirable skills

Qualifications & Experience

  • Predictive analytics

 

Right to Work

  • Must either be a US Citizen or hold existing US Visa such as a H1B

 

What you can expect

Vox Growth - Vox was established in 2015, so this is an opportunity to experience the career growth that comes with working for an exciting and fast-growing new firm.

Vox Clients – As a Vox consultant, you will be working with some of the top clients in the financial services marketplace.  Our people typically work on client site, placing you at the cutting edge of the projects on which you’ll be working, and giving you the opportunity to learn from and build relationships with the experts within those companies. 

Vox Career Development - If you join us, we’ll give you the training you need to become a highly skilled Vox consultant. Our in-house training program covers Finance, Regulatory, Technology and Operational aspects of investment banking, and we’ll also support you in obtaining relevant industry-recognised qualifications.

Vox Rewards – Vox offer our permanent staff an excellent compensation package, including generous Base Salary, Bonus, Medical, Dental, Vision and Life Insurance and Pension Scheme.

Vox Core Values – Whether you are a Client or an Employee, Vox wants the best for you.  All our relationships are based on our Core Values: Innovation, Nurture, Solutions, Potential, Inclusiveness, Resilience & Evolution. 

 

(Vox Financial Partners value inclusiveness and aspire to reflect this in our workforce. We welcome applications from people from all sections of the community, irrespective of ethnicity, gender, age, disability, sexual orientation, religion or belief.)

 

 

Please note, Vox Financial Partners receive a high volume of applications for all roles.  While we will endeavour to respond to all applicants, this is not always possible. Should you not receive a response to your application within 2 weeks, it is likely that you have been unsuccessful on this occasion.  However, we would like to retain your details on our systems for 6 months, and may contact you should another potentially suitable vacancy arise.