Senior Python Developer

Why Join Capco?

Capco is a global technology and business consultancy, focused on the financial services sector. We are passionate about helping our clients succeed in an ever-changing industry.

You will work on engaging projects with some of the largest banks in the world, on projects that will transform the financial services industry.

We offer:

  • A work culture focused on innovation and building lasting value for our clients and employees
  • Ongoing learning opportunities to help you acquire new skills or deepen existing expertise
  • A flat, non-hierarchical structure that will enable you to work with senior partners and directly with clients
  • A diverse, inclusive, meritocratic culture
  • Enhanced and competitive family friendly benefits, including maternity / adoption / shared parental leave and paid leave for sickness, pregnancy loss, fertility treatment, menopause, and bereavement

Software Engineering at Capco

  • You will work on engaging projects with some of the largest banks in the world, on projects that will transform the financial services industry.
  • You’ll be part of digital engineering team that develop new and enhance existing financial and data solutions, having the opportunity to work on exciting greenfield projects as well as on established Tier1 bank applications adopted by millions of users.
  • You’ll be involved in digital and data transformation processes through a continuous delivery model.
  • You will work on automating and optimising data engineering processes, develop robust and fault tolerant data solutions both on cloud and on-premise deployments.
  • You’ll be able to work across different data, cloud and messaging technology stacks.
  • You’ll have an opportunity to learn and work with specialised data and cloud technologies to widen the skill set.

Essential Skills;

  • Experience with Python frameworks (e.g. Django, Flask, Bottle, FastAPI)
  • Experience building RESTful APIs & API development best practice
  • Experience with container technologies including Docker and Kubernetes on Azure/AWS/GCP
  • Eperience of Git & a good understanding of CI/CD best practices
  • Good understanding of different databases (Relational and NoSQL)
  • Good knowledge in the unit test, static code analysis and BDD/TDD
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Analytical mind with aptitude for problem solving
  • Strong organisational skills to juggle multiple tasks within the constraints of timelines and budgets with business acumen

Highly desirable skills:

  • Strong software engineering skills, including object-oriented design and an understanding of system design patterns (e.g. MVC) 
  • Event-driven systems & streaming platforms such as Kafka
  • Experience with security patterns such as: JWT, distributed authentication 
  • Experience in trade finance or banking (payments and settlement)

Responsibilities:

  • Build efficient back-end features in Python
  • Contribute to CI/CD & Test automation
  • Implement best practise API designs including security
  • Help design and implement functional requirements
  • Prepare technical documentation
  • Collaborate with Frontend Developers to implement design into the code
  • Implement software enhancements and suggest improvements

Joining Capco means joining an organisation that is committed to an inclusive working environment where you’re encouraged to #BeYourselfAtWork. We celebrate individuality and recognize that diversity and inclusion, in all forms, is critical to success. It’s important to us that we recruit and develop as diverse a range of talent as we can and we believe that everyone brings something different to the table – so we’d love to know what makes you different. Such differences may mean we need to make changes to our process to allow you the best possible platform to succeed, and we are happy to cater to any reasonable adjustments you may require. You will find the section to let us know of these at the bottom of your application form or you can mention it directly to your recruiter at any stage and they will be happy to help.

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