Susquehanna International Group, LLP

  • Python Software Engineer - Junior

    Job Locations Dublin, Ireland
    Requisition ID
    2018-3535
    Experience Level
    Experienced
    Job Categories
    Technology - Software Engineering
  • Overview

    You will join the team to work directly with the traders and operations desks to provide dedicated support as per requirements driven by the trading desks.

     

    This is a very demanding and highly technical role which requiring   strong, well rounded  skills in Python with expertise in SQL being a strong advantage with experience in MS Access, Excel, VBA and Powershell being desirable.

     

    A clear and demonstrated ability to take a problem from its inception right through to its final resolution is critical. The role will also require you to manage complex project work on new and  existing applications, monitoring systems and our  support tools.

     

    Working closely with different development teams in Dublin and Bala as well as the trading desks and associated operations teams, you will be involved with:

     

    • Development of new tactical applications required on the trading (desk) – primarily in the area of pricing, operational and reporting python applications, excel workbooks, VBA, Access and SQL.  
    • Continuous evaluation and improvement of tactical support procedures, development and implementation of required/agreed tools and associated runtime environments
    • Interact with various internal IT support functions to troubleshoot and resolve complex problems as they happen
    • Liaising with technology teams in the US and/or external vendors as required

    What we’re looking for

     

    • BSc. in a technical discipline or equivalent experience.
    • Experience with complex and structured software deployments
    • Financial trade floor experience is a plus but not essential, training will be provided
    • Scripting experience is essential and experience with Anaconda and creating packages for distribution is a strong advantage.
    • Knowledge of SQL is highly beneficial and knowledge of MS Access, Excel, VBA and Powershell is desirable.
    • Excellent IT analytical/troubleshooting skills to include extensive experience tracing problems through analysing log files, following application/systems logic (e.g. routing paths)
    • Trading systems support an advantage
    • Experience in Citrix an advantage

     

    Personal Skills

    • Initiative – proven record of seeking continuous improvement and implementing best practice in technology environment
    • Ability to work under pressure and tight deadlines
    • Self-motivated and creative
    • Strong communication (verbal and written) – ability to convey technically complex subjects in a clear and concise manner
    • Attention to detail – thorough in work carried out
    • Interpersonal – friendly and approachable
    • Teamwork – working together to meet deadlines
    • Excellent time management, organization and prioritization skills
    • Flexibility – all members of the team participate in early morning and out of hours support schedules

     

    SIG is not accepting unsolicited resumes from search firms.  All resumes submitted by search firms to any employee at SIG via-email, the internet or directly without a valid written search agreement will be deemed the sole property of SIG, and no fee will be paid in the event the candidate is hired by Susquehanna.

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