Senior Python Developer – Regulatory reporting engineering team

at Bank of America Corporation
Published November 15, 2022
Location Bromley, KY
Category Default  
Job Type Full-time  


Job Description:

Job Title: 22100660 Senior Python Developer - Regulatory reporting engineering team

Corporate Title: Vice President

Location: Bromley

Bank of America is one of the world's leading financial institutions and has had a presence in EMEA since 1922. The company offers an integrated and comprehensive range of financial and risk management products and services, serving the needs of individual, corporate, institutional and government clients, combining the best of local knowledge and global expertise. Developing solutions for social and environmental challenges is at the core of Bank of America's responsibility platform and our employees are at the heart of this purpose.

Role Description:

Senior developer - Insight regulatory reporting team. An experienced software engineer to join a team of likeminded individuals delivering solutions for Regulatory reporting technology. This position will form part of a scrum team of engineers and business analysts, and as a senior role within the team is expected to provide technical leadership around design and software quality.

The primary technology used by the team is Python and leverages the banks proprietary Quartz platform and is backed with a broader technical stack including Oracle Exadata , Tableau, SQL server, Elastic Search, 60 East AMPS and Javascript.

The role will encompass designing, writing software and enhancing our automated testing capabilities, and providing technical mentoring to more junior members of the team. Being a Python/Quartz application, solid Python experience is highly advantageous though we may considered proven software engineers transitioning from other languages.

The ideal candidate will join a wider organization which spans the globe in locations including London, Bromley, Chicago, New York, India and Singapore - this role in based in Bromley.

The Team:

The Insight team is a globally distributed team with staff in London, Bromley Camberley, Singapore and Hyderabad, with co-located scrum teams in each location. This role is within the Bromley scrum team.

Core Skills:


* Leadership of development teams through lifecycle of delivery
* Experience of enterprise design requirements preferably at Bank of America or similar large investment bank
* Experience as a Python developer, or similar development langauge
* Fluency in the Python language + Standard libraries, preferably quartz or similar (e.g. JPMs Athena platform)
* Knowledge of test-driven development/BDD
* Experience with RDBMS, Data Modelling

Other technologies we use

* Grid computing
* NoSQL/Document Oriented databases - Cassandra, MongoDB
* Highly Available/Scalable Search - Elasticsearch


* Knowledge of BofA enterprise standards
* Knowledge of BofA application landscape
* Knowledge key regulations Mifid, EMIR, SFTR, CFTC
* Knowledge of data modelling including bank internal ( QzM, XA) and industry initiatives such as CDM

Bank of America:

Every day, across the globe, our employees bring a commitment to our purpose and to driving responsible growth by living our values: deliver together, act responsibly, realize the power of our people and trust the team. A key aspect of driving responsible growth is doing so in a sustainable manner, a critical pillar of which is being a great place to work for our teammates.

In line with these values, in EMEA we have 9 Employee Networks, a wide range of Sports & Social clubs, and other development and networking opportunities so that you can enjoy a range of experiences and connect with colleagues across the bank. We also offer exclusive discounts to some of the most iconic cultural experiences for you to enjoy in your spare time outside of work. Learn more about our benefits here.

Good conduct and sound judgment is crucial to our long term success. It's important that all employees in the organisation understand the expected standards of conduct and how we manage conduct risk. Individual accountability and an ownership mind-set are the cornerstones of our Code of Conduct and are at the heart of managing risk well.

We are an equal opportunity employer and ensure that no applicant is subject to less favourable treatment on the grounds of gender, gender identity, marital status, race, colour, nationality, ethnic or national origins, age, sexual orientation, socio-economic background, responsibilities for dependants, physical or mental disability. The Bank selects candidates for interview based on their skills, qualifications, and experience.

We strive to ensure that our recruitment processes are accessible for all candidates and encourage any candidates to tell us about any adjustment requirements. As part of our standard hiring process to manage risk, please note background screening checks will be conducted on all hires before commencing employment.