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Principal Python Developer

Posted 19/02/2024

£60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum



IT & Digital

Job Description

MCS Group is proud to be partnering with a global leader in the financial trading industry as they recruit for a Senior/Principal Software Engineer to join their brand new Belfast team. This company is a leader in their field, operating an award-winning asset trading and liquidity platform that manages trillions of dollars of assets across the globe! This is an amazing opportunity to join a well-established global organisation at the beginning of their Belfast journey, working on cutting-edge, robust and high performance applications using Python and C++.

What you'll be doing:

  • Work on high-performance trading applications used worldwide to facilitate and manage financial trades using Python, C++, SQL and Linux
  • Work across the full software development lifecycle - contributing to technical decisions, creating software solutions and building, delivering and maintaining trading applications used globally and internally
  • Work as part of a collaborative and high-performing team

What's in it for you:

  • Excellent competitive salary (depending on experience)
  • Significant bonus scheme of up to 10%
  • Strong career development programme with genuine progression opportunities
  • Hybrid working policy
  • Private medical care for you and your family
  • Access to health and well-being app and resources
  • Life assurance
  • Enhanced pension contributions

Who you are:

  • 5+ years of experience working with Python
  • Strong experience with C++
  • Solid knowledge of working with SQL
  • If you have any experience working within FinTech or financial services, that's a bonus!

To speak in absolute confidence about this opportunity please send an up to date CV via the link provided or contact Niamh Hutchinson, Specialist Recruitment Consultant at MCS Group 02890 490 906

If this position is not right for you, we may have others that are. Please visit to view a wide selection of our current jobs or call us 028 9023 5456.

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