Python Cloud Software Engineer –

Hedge Fund #002

The function has gone from being reactive to proactive utilizing modern cloud techniques.

The work will help the team to work and re-architect existing library and add new library to analytics solution used by our portfolio teams.

We will implement our tech stack from on-premises servers at our co-locations to AWS using technologies such as Elasticache, S3, EMR, Aurora & Redshift.

We are looking for a senior developer to continue to evaluate new cloud technologies, work with the team to implement the strategic architecture, and onboard new business processes onto it.

Principal Responsibilities

• Design and development of key features of the platform API development work related to the platforms

• Streaming implementation for application data distribution and processing

• Partner with other developers as well as take direction from leadership in making design choices with thorough consideration for implementation complexity, cost, scalability and performance

• Working with and consulting development teams on how to design and optimize a robust CI/CD pipeline.

• Ensuring system stability and uptime for all tools and application.

• This includes application and infrastructure monitoring, troubleshooting and user support.

• Proactively identify areas of improvement and be able to accurately assess business risk to help prioritize remediation.

• Design and implement new solutions with the goal of allowing the firm to be able to release code into production more often and making every team more efficient.

• Staying abreast of industry trends, new platforms and tools, and coming up with a business case to adopt new technologies.

Qualifications/Skills Required

Bachelor’s degree (or higher) in a STEM subject (science, technology, engineering, math)
5+ years of professional experience with exposure to Application Development and/or DevOps
Extensive background in building highly automated DevOps infrastructure
Strong coding skills in Python is required
Experience designing, deploying and operating solutions in public cloud is required (AWS, GCP, Azure)
Experience with configuration and automation tools
Establishment and implementation of availability monitoring and performance management infrastructure
Must have excellent written and verbal communication skills with the ability to explain complex technical problems to various audiences

To apply for this job email your details to Graham.Gates@TechExecOnline.com

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