lONDON, lONDON, United Kingdom
Job TitlePython Developer
Great opportunity to be a key part of a small team that will build high volume FinTech platforms. We have recently hired 7 brilliant individuals and we would like more of you to come and join the team, so if in doubt please send us your CV and tell us about you.
YOU: - Python developer with several years of experience. - You code because you love to "build stuff". - You want the "stuff you build" to be used by loads of people. - You spend your evenings and weekends working on your own side-project(s). - You have a "can do" attitude and love to experiment, tinker and play. - You've failed often enough to know you're not perfect. - (But secretly you know you're pretty darn good). - One of your side projects (almost) received seed funding.
- Telecommuting is OK
- No Agencies Please
WHAT? - You will be a key part of a small team that will build very high volume FinTech platforms from the ground up.
WHY? - Flexible working hours. - Stunning office. - Salary (tell us what you are worth) + benefits. - Very diverse/multinational team.
WHERE? We're ideally looking for a candidate who can work from our offices in London, but are willing to consider: - Someone in the commuter belt who would come in to the office 2-3 days per week, and work from home the remainder of the time.
About the Company
Octopus is a fast-growing company with more than 500 employees. Since we launched in 2000, we’ve established market leading positions across financial services, healthcare and energy.
The Octopus Group incorporates Octopus Energy, Octopus Healthcare, Octopus Investments, Octopus Property, Octopus Ventures and Octopus Labs.
Octopus Labs is the fintech innovation unit of the Octopus Group. We fuse track record and technology, expertise and UX, to build financial products the way they should be: trustworthy, rewarding and easy-to-use.
We’re not your typical financial services company. We want to change the world of finance for the better, with easy-to-use products and services that help people to manage their money. We combine established financial expertise with cutting-edge technology to build smart, simple and disruptive fintech solutions for the mass market – like Octopus Choice and Octopus Cash.
18 months ago, we launched our first product, a peer-to-peer lending platform called Octopus Choice. We now have over 5,000 customers who have together invested more than £110 million, and are growing at a rapid pace.
Working at Octopus Labs provides an opportunity to combine the exciting pace and confidence of a start-up, with the broader benefits of a large, well-capitalised business that manages more than £7 billion on behalf of over 100,000 customers.