Fullstack Developer in Fintech

Job description

Are you a skilled Python full stack developer with a strong interest and willingness to learn work in the fintech industry?


This is an exclusive opportunity to work for our fast-growing company in the index solution business (fintech) in Milan - Italy 

Our client is a Milan-based innovative up-and-coming start-up based, having obtained the status of innovative SME according to the Italian degree law 3/2015 and registered in the special section of the Registry of Commerce at the Chamber of Commerce of Milan, Monza and Brianza, is going through a period of strong growth with ambitious goals of innovation and creation of long-term added value. In this growth path, the company, which aims to develop analytics and evaluation models, financial indices, investment and risk management solutions for illiquid investments in private markets, is looking for a "full-stack" developer with complete and highly talented technical training to support the company in the development of the main services and products. 


The ideal candidate is:


o Passionate about high-quality software development

o Able and eager to learn new technologies

o Happy to work in a collaborative and agile environment

o Willing to roll up his sleeves and perform code reviews

o Expert in the release and supply of complex software and applications

o Not intimidated by complex analyses and methodologies

o Interested in financial markets, including the underlying market data in the strict sense of the term

o Inquisitive and with excellent command of both the English and Italian languages


RESPONSIBILITY

o Contribute to the development of the code to the company's core products, from the front-end to the back-end

o Review and propose improvements to the code contributed by colleagues


THE STIMULATING ASPECTS OF THE POSITION

o The interactive and highly dynamic work environment

o Working in a small and informal team of bright and committed people

o Sharing and improving new ideas with team members

o Proactively contribute to solving problems of data manipulation and scaling

BENEFITS:

  • Very competitive base salary
  • Potential to get a leadership  role 


Our client is an equal opportunity employer and value diversity in their company.  We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, colour, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.


Even if you don't check every box, but see yourself contributing, please apply.

This position is for European citizens or non-European citizens with a valid work permit for Italy and willing to work for the first years in Milan.


Recruitment Process 

At talent4gig we want to provide a fantastic candidate experience for software developers. 

This is the process:


- A quick call with talent4gig team (15 mins).

- You will work on a fun coding challenge to understand your Java and security skills

- Have a call directly with your future colleague with a video call


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Job requirements

EDUCATION AND KNOWLEDGE BASE

o A first-level degree in computer science, engineering or mathematics; the possession of a level II degree or master in the same disciplines represents an added value

o 3+ years of experience

o SW development experience with Python (3.X)

o SW development experience with Node.js and knowledge of JS framework

o Excellent command of MS SQL and concepts related to the use of relational databases

o Able to read query structures and optimize them accordingly

o Knowledge of ETL tools (preferably Talend)

o Knowledge of version control software through Git

o Knowledge of the main cloud-based services


SKILLS BONUS POINTS

o Experience of web technologies

o Knowledge of continuous integration / automated tests

o Knowledge of Django or other Python frameworks

o Knowledge of C #, C ++ or Java