Senior / Lead Python Engineer - Daily Rate Contract Positions

Posted 13 March 2024
Salary Market related
Discipline Software Engineering
ContactSuzanne Brophy

Job description

Senior / Lead Python Engineer - Daily Rate Contract - Hybrid-Working Model - Excellent Daily Rates

** Multiple Positions Open**

Stelfox have partnered with a global fintech organisation looking for a number of Senior / Lead Python Engineer' to join their team to work on existing and greenfield projects. The Senior /Lead Python Engineer will be responsible for designing and developing web-based Python solutions to help solve complex business problems involving multiple components. You will work closely with business users, business analysts and development colleagues to build best in class risk management solutions.

Working as part of global teams, the company leverages a wide range of technologies. They work in an Agile fashion and are always striving to improve their processes, putting a big emphasis on researching new technologies. This is a great opportunity for the right developer to accelerate their career within a rapidly expanding team.

This client offers 6 month rolling / long term contracts and contractors must be based in Ireland for the duration of the contract. This role is hybrid with 3 days' per week on-site.


  • Strong proficiently in Python programming language, including its syntax, data structures, and object-oriented concepts.
  • Experience with Python frameworks (SQLAlchemy, Django, Flask, Bottle)
  • Familiarity in Integrating services such as Amazon Web Services (AWS)) and REST API
  • Good relational database/SQL experience e.g., PostgreSQL and MySQL or SQL Server
  • Experience with CI/CD tools such as Git, Jenkins, Artifactory, Ansible
  • Knowledge of JavaScript
  • Proficiency in working in Agile project management environment.
  • Experience in performance optimisation techniques including profiling, caching and code refactoring.
  • Solid understanding of Software testing methodologies, including unit testing, integration testing and end-to-end testing.


  • Solid Linux/UNIX experience
  • Familiarity with testing framework for Python Application such as Selenium or Pytest.
  • Knowledge of the React framework is a plus.
  • Building and deploying Microservices in Python

 ** Live Role - Apply for immediate consideration**

If you are interested in this role please apply or contact in strictest confidence.

Please note:

We have a number of similar positions currently, and in the future, which we would like to discuss with you should you indicate your interest in this role. When we receive your application for this role, we will contact you to advise you of our process for other similar positions.

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We look forward to working with you.