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Fullstack Developer (Investment Bank working with AI)

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We are looking for a Full Stack Engineer with a strong background in React and comfortable working with Python to join an investment bank. This role offers an excellent opportunity for someone keen to break into a corporate environment without needing prior experience in banking or financial services.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Work on Level 1 surveillance projects across the organisation.
  • Develop and maintain Python-based microservices and ReactJS front-end applications.
  • Engage in end-to-end development processes, ensuring high-quality code and architecture.
  • Collaborate with a creative and innovative team to deliver regulatory-mandated functions and client surveillance solutions.
  • Participate in peer reviews, ensuring designs are fit for purpose, extensible, and reusable.
  • Implement secure and controlled solutions using common design patterns and techniques.

What You Will Gain:

  • Hands-on experience with modern technologies such as Hadoop, containers, microservices, and AI tools.
  • Opportunity to work in a hybrid environment (3 days in the office) located in Canary Wharf.
  • Involvement in a diverse and inclusive workplace with a focus on continuous learning and professional development.


  • Minimum 5 years of experience in software development, preferably with exposure to both startup and corporate environments.
  • Strong knowledge of both back-end (Python, Flask or similar frameworks) and front-end (React) development.
  • Experience with relational databases (Oracle, PostgreSQL).
  • Familiarity with SDLC tools such as Git, JIRA, Jenkins, and container orchestration platforms like OpenShift/Kubernetes.
  • Innovative mindset with a proven track record of developing and deploying applications.

Why Join Us?

  • Competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package.
  • 30 days’ holiday plus bank holidays, with the option to purchase additional days.
  • Life Assurance and Private Healthcare for you and your family.
  • Flexible benefits including Retail Discounts, a Bike4Work scheme, and Gym benefits.
  • Opportunities for involvement in CSR programs with volunteering leave.

Application Process:

  • Initial CV review followed by a 60-minute call with team leads.
  • Technical assessment involving a take-home React task.
  • Final interview with the broader team, including a paired coding session.
  • Feedback provided within a week to ensure a swift hiring process.

If you are passionate about technology and eager to advance your career in a supportive and dynamic environment, we would love to hear from you!

Robert Walters Operations Limited is an employment business and employment agency and welcomes applications from all candidates

Contract Type: FULL_TIME

Specialism: Information Technology

Focus: Software Engineering

Industry: IT

Salary: £70,000 - £85,000 per annum

Workplace Type: Hybrid

Experience Level: Associate

Location: City of London

Job Reference: KJ6OBW-C53C5903

Date posted: 04 July 2024

Consultant: James Wilson

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