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Financial Python Developer

Financial Python Developer
McLean, VA

Prestigious Organization is looking for a developer who has quantitative finance experience and is strong in Python development.

Design, develop and support systems within the financial modelling and research area. Design and develop new code and review existing code changes to ensure standard technology development practices are met. Assist in the operational execution of software solutions to assist with the monitoring and control of market and credit risks. Assist with application development and modifying and/or maintaining applications. Demonstrate knowledge of development tools and languages. May assist other areas of financial research and engineering when defining requirements for systems applications. College Degree or equivalent experience; work towards advanced studies/degree preferred. Typically has more than 3 years of functional and industry experience.

*Position Overview

Partner with statisticians and data scientists to design and implement high quality, production solutions using distributed computing and Big Data technologies
Evaluate new technologies in machine learning, data science, analytics and modelling
Assist internal customers with improving performance and scalability of their existing solutions
Hands on development


Bachelors or Masters degree in Computer Science
A minimum 2 years of software development experience OR equivalent Masters degree

Solid understanding of software engineering principles such as design, unit testing, continuous integration and deployment

Ability to quickly learn new and apply new technologies

Preferred Skills

Experience working with Python

Exposure to scientific computing libraries such as pandas, NumPy, SciPy

Knowledge of Java, C, C++, SAS, Linux
Exposure to Big Data technologies in the Hadoop ecosystem such as HDFS, MapReduce, Spark and Hive

Familiarity with linear algebra, regression analysis and machine learning techniques

Job Title Financial Python Developer
Post Details
Employer's Website www.jobg8.com
Job Classification I.T. & Communications
Job Type Permanent
Location Virginia, United States
Key Words Financial Python Developer McLean, VA $100-120K Prestigious Organization is looking for a developer
Salary 120000.00