Python Developer in Toronto at APEX Systems

Date Posted: 6/16/2019

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Job #:  954473


Python Developer
Apex Systems is a large staffing and consulting firm and we are looking for a Python Developer with experience using Python on Django / Panda Framework to do application development (i.e. not just using Python as a tool) and capital markets familiarity to place at our client, a top bank.
Client: Bank
Terms: Permanent Position with six figure compensation + health/dental, pension,  3-4 weeks vacation
Location: Toronto, Downtown Core, near Dundas Square subway station.
Application Process: Please apply via the medium on which you are seeing this posting. If you encounter technical difficulties submitting your resume, please send a Word version of your resume to Nechama at ncolman@apexsystems.com  .Please reference Python Developer, Job ID #954473
Job Description: The group manages a suite of applications used by the bank associates globally to source, store and manage different types of equity market data (volatility, dividends, borrow costs, correlations, volatility of volatility, synthetic spot, yield curves, credit curves, etc.). These parameters are used by various desks to price financial products (Options, Option Strategies, Swaps, etc.), to perform risk calculations, do quantitative analysis and run reports. The team comprises full-stack developers responsible for delivering end-to-end solution(s) to the business.
Responsibilities: Requirements gathering, design and collaboration with various partners within the bank, development, testing and deployment. The team follows agile principles with focus on automated testing. Releases are happening globally on a weekly\biweekly basis. 
Required:
•  5+ years of programming experience
•  3+ years of experience using Python on Django / Panda framework to do application development
•  Candidates who have only used Python as a tool should not apply
•  Strong knowledge of OOP, design patterns/principles and best practices 
•  Understanding the value of continuous integration, unit testing and TDD 
•  Strong fundamentals in data structures and algorithms 
•  Good communication skills, organized, team player
Preferred:
•  Experience in Capital Markets Front Office and financial analysis skills 
•  Experience in numerical/financial algorithms, market data systems and equity derivatives. 
•  Experience working in Agile team 
•  Big Data knowledge/ experience
# developer # python # Django # panda # application # engineer # programmer # financial # capital markets # derivatives # equities # bank # OOP # EEO Employer- Apex is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Apex will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable law. If you have visited our website in search of information on employment opportunities or to apply for a position, and you require an accommodation in using our website for a search or application, please contact our Employee Services Department at    844-463-6178-6178.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
EEO Employer
Apex is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Apex will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable law. If you have visited our website in search of information on employment opportunities or to apply for a position, and you require an accommodation in using our website for a search or application, please contact our Employee Services Department at 844-463-6178-6178.