(0 Japanese OK) Lead Python Developer - Global Securities Firm

Tokyo 23 Wards Temporary ¥8,000,000 - ¥12,000,000 Foreign Multinational
  • International Working Evnironment
  • Flexible Work-style

About Our Client

Our client is a member company of a Japanese Giant Financial Group and a Top-Tier Securities Firm with a strong and well-established presence in the market. The company provides investors and corporate clients with a vast range of services, which is the factor that made their business so successful. The company has been raising in popularity as a place of work thanks to their excellent work culture and work-life balance. The company's offices are located in one the most important business centres of Tokyo.

Job Description

Your role as a lead python developer will consist of the following duties:

  • Participate in and direct development activities and schedules, technical architectures, and hands on coding.
  • Lead a small team and share coding methodologies
  • Interface with stakeholders in Finance Department, both domestically and internationally, on business requirements and documenting them on a timely basis
  • Plan and manage testing of system implementations by acting as accountable owner for creating and managing test cases.
  • Support Project Managers to ensure project delivery as per program schedules; determining and reporting delivery milestones
  • Collaborate with partner technology departments such as front and middle office, settlement systems, reference data, infrastructure, and other core IT counter-parties.
  • Fulfill Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC) methodology as part of project execution.
  • Support change management, change analysis, and front to back coordination.

The Successful Applicant

If you meet most of the following criteria, this role is for you:

  • Fluent in English
  • Significant development experience with Python
  • Strong oral and written communication ability to both technical and non-technical audiences
  • Self-starter with ability to initiate with the business, analyze and document independently with minimal support
  • Strong ability to correlate business process with technology solutions to best benefit both business stakeholders and apply proper technology architecture.
  • Expertise in best practices for creating high quality software, including code reviews, source code control management, build & deployment and testing.
  • Ability to work in a high-pressure and fast-paced financial environment
  • Ability to conduct business as usual activities including application support
  • Must be highly organized with attention to detail.

What's on Offer

If you are the successful candidate, you will be entitled to the following features:

  • To work for one of the leading Securities firms in Japan and globally and advance your career
  • A competitive high-base salary of up to JPY 12M/year
  • Full employment and social benefits + full transportation coverage
  • To work in multi-cultural and multi-lingual environment and utilize/advance your bi-lingual skills
  • A great work-life balance thanks to the low overtime work that is required by the company

Kostas Panozachou
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Kostas Panozachou
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