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Mid/Senior Python Engineer

£55k – £75k • 0.01% – 0.2%
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We're looking for an experienced mid/senior Python engineer to join us as we rapidly grow the product offering. You'll be expected to build outstanding new features, ensuring that they are extensible, modular and re-usable. We have been migrating the infrastructure to a more micro-service based architecture using Docker/Kubernetes and we're starting to see significant benefits. You'll be expected to have a very solid understanding of algorithm design and system architecture, helping to scope out the solutions. You'll have a lot of autonomy to use the best tool for the job.


  • 3 years+ commercial experience in Python
  • Experience working with python web frameworks and building APIs using Django
  • A strong focus on code quality and a desire to get things done the best possible way
  • A desire to test ALL the things
  • Eagerness to get things shipped and being used as quickly and efficiently as possible.
  • Experience in architecting and building scalable web applications

Tech Stack

  • Python3
  • Django
  • Celery
  • PostgreSQL
  • Gitlab CI/CD
  • Docker
  • Angular
  • AWS


  • Competitive salary plus equity package
  • Established client base (Bank of America ML, BNP Paribas, The World Bank etc…)
  • Work with latest technologies (we aim to track the latest Python/Django/Angular versions)
  • Get to participate in architectural and technological decisions
  • Flexible working hours (before 10am)
  • Flexible working from home (WFH Wednesday)
  • Annual training budget up to £500 to attend conferences and workshops
  • Friendly, multi-cultural team, regular team drinks, events
  • Annual offsite somewhere hot (South of France last time!)

  • 24 days paid holiday plus bank holidays plus your birthday off

  • £500 home office budget

  • Cycle to Work Scheme

Job type
Visa sponsorship
Not Available
2+ years
Hiring contact

Robert Taylor

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Origin focuses on Fin Tech. Their company has offices in Hong Kong and London. They have a small team that's between 11-50 employees. To date, Origin has raised $2.5M of funding; their latest round was closed on November 2015 at a valuation of $5.5M.

You can view their website at https://originmarkets.com or find them on Twitter and LinkedIn.