Python Job: Python Developer

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Dublin - Ireland

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Python Developer

Ireland - Dublin

About Citco

Citco is a global leader in fund services, corporate governance and related asset services with staff across 50 office locations worldwide. With more than $1.8 trillion in assets under administration, we deliver end-to-end solutions and exceptional service to meet our clients’ needs.

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About the Team & Business Line:

Proprietary software solutions and innovation are at the core of what differentiates Citco in the alternative investment space. Through our network of global development centres, Citco invests heavily in technology development, security, and infrastructure to ensure our clients continue to receive award-winning products that underpin our commitment to service excellence.

You will be working in a cross-functional team, using agile methodologies to build cloud native applications for the financial services industry. We are looking for true team players who can work beyond their specialty to help the team deliver. Every team member is responsible for the quality of the product and is expected to take on work on any aspect of the system, be it front-end, back end, test automation, deployment automation, etc… The succesful candidate will use their experience and talent to help drive the delivery of the system, introduce new tech and guide the evolution of our applications.

Your Role:

  • Participate and contribute on all team activities such as Sprint Planning, Sprint Execution, Daily Scrum, Sprint Review, Retrospective
  • Develop effective, scalable code in Python language
  • Design and develop API code using Python.
  • Perform reviews and ensure the quality of the team’s work
  • Testing: Design and implement unit, integration, systems, performance and load testing
  • Stay current on emerging technologies and be able to match them to a Citco need when required

About You:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Computer Science, or equivalent
  • 4+ years of experience with software engineering experience
  • 4+ years of experience with one object oriented programming language (Java, C# or C++)
  • 2+ years of experience with Python
  • Knowledge of object relational mapping (SQLAlchemy)
  • Knowledge of at least one popular Python framework (like Flask or FastAPI)
  • Experience with Docker (Kubernetes will be a plus)
  • Knowledge of front end technologies (Ideally React)
  • Knowledge of AWS services such as S3, ECS, Fargate, API Gateway, IAM, CloudFormation (Terraform is a plus)
  • Experience with relational databases (ideally Postgres)
  • Experience working on Agile teams
  • Solid understanding and demonstrated proficiency with core software development processes - debugging, code tuning, code management and branching, coding styles and refactoring.
  • Must be self-motivated and driven, with strong analytical, problem solving, and communication skills.
  • Knowledge of financial industry, specially accounting / general ledger will be preferred.

Our Benefits

Your well-being is of paramount importance to us, and central to our success. We provide a range of benefits, training and education support, and flexible working arrangements to help you achieve success in your career while balancing personal needs. Ask us about specific benefits in your location.

We recognize diversity as a source of organizational pride and strength. We have made it a priority to reflect our nation’s evolving diversity in the people we hire, and the culture we create in our organization.

Citco welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available upon request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection.