Job Description :

We have an urgent requirement for Python Developer. This is a Contract position based in Brooklyn, NY. If you are interested in this position, please contact me / send your updated resume.

Job Title: Python Developer
Location: Brooklyn, NY
Duration: 6+ Months

Job Description:

Work closely with business analysts, quantitative research team, and business users to
interpret the requirements and evaluate alternative solutions
Create technical design recommendations for developing and integrating programs per
written specifications
Perform unit testing and system integration testing of the newly developed functionality
Examine applications to ensure adherence to Application Engineering guidelines, processes,
and procedures
Implement and test modifications to existing application modules in accordance with
application support and industry standard
Evaluate service level issues and suggested enhancements escalated by Service Delivery
Team to diagnose and address underlying system problems and inefficiencies

Required Skills:
8+ years of solid programming experience in C++, Java, or other OO language
3-4 years of experience in Python.
Thorough understanding of Python basic concepts like Lists, Strings, Indexing, Slicing, Tuples
and Dictionaries.
Familiar with Python Object Oriented concepts like creating classes, constructors,
overloading and modules.
Familiar with NumPy and Pandas.
Advanced topics like iterators, generators, dynamic code execution, regular expressions in
Knowledge of big data environments is desired, using Pydoop library.
Experience with PL SQL.
Knowledge of version and revision control practices and procedures.

Desired Skill set
Experience in Financial Industry.
Credit Risk/Product (Derivatives, F&O, Securities) business knowledge is a plus.
Python experience preferred; otherwise solid experience in C++, Java, or other OO

College degree in related technical or business area, specialized training and/or equivalent
work experience
Solid application design, development, and testing work experience
Ability to translate business requirements into functional technology requirements
Strong analytical/problem solving skills
Strong teamwork skills and ability to work independently