Senior Python Backend Developer
Department: Data Science
Employment Type: Full-time
We’re the leading SME digital-only challenger bank in the UK. Our core values are members first, data driven and one team. With quick on-boarding, low fees, innovative features and an agreed five years roadmap ahead of us, we thrive on making data driven decisions to help SMEs save both time and money. We have established offices in both London and Sofia and a history of very successful funding rounds
Our data science team performs most of its work in Python. We use libraries such as sklearn, xgboost, keras, spacy, prophet . We value high quality in the work that we do and ensure reproducibility by using git, S3 and Docker. We aim to make data access simple by writing SQL queries against our Redshift data-warehouse or by building our own ETL processes using Airflow. Our models are deployed in dockerized microservices or streaming applications.
We work closely together with the frontend teams, who have developed an amazing UX in our ios, android and webapps, in order to ensure that we track our customer interactions. The backend team wrote amazing APIs that we can use in order to access the various data sources within Tide. The DevOps team supports us in building deployment pipelines. Lastly, we are in close collaboration with various business teams in order to ensure that our efforts don’t remain academic but help the business to grow and prosper.