Job: Head of Development - Python

Job Title: Head of Development - Python
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Central London
Salary: £100000 - £120000 per annum
Start Date: 2018-10-29
REF: LED2407
Job Published: 7 days ago

Job Description

A successful and established Fintech company based in central London are currently looking for a Head of software development.  My client work with some of the biggest and well respected banks, and law firms in the world as they provide a suite of tools and services considered to be essential for their day-to-day work.

This is a hands on role which will require a mixture of coding (Python/Django), and team management. It will suit someone who comes from a development background and has that management experience and a good understanding of DevOps .

  • Being hands on so you can write clean, tested, efficient code
  • Take ownership of the quality, stability and resilience of their technology stack
  • Develop the tech team
  • It’s crucial you can work well with other team leads in the business to suit their collaborative style
  • Gather requirements and offer technical advice

Experience needed:
  • Experience in Python and Django
  • A knowledge/experience in DevOps
  • writes neat, resilient and efficient code
  • Can use software design patterns where appropriate

What’s on offer:
  • A very competitive salary with a pension, holidays and benefits
  • The opportunity to work in an environment that will give you the autonomy needed to work in the most efficient way
  • It’s a constructive, casual work environment
  • The chance to work on a variety of interesting and complex projects
  • Top of the range equipment