Python Support And Development at Talan Americas

New York, NY, United States of America

Posted on Jul 09 2018 (13 days ago)

Talan is a French consulting firm with more than 2000 consultants worldwide, and locations on four continents (eight countries).

Our employees are on Talan's payroll and provide services at our clients’ locations in midtown Manhattan.

The successful candidate will join our US subsidiary, a 40-person team, and will be detached to our client site.


We are looking to assist one of our client, a major NY hedge fund with their team in charge of supporting one of their legacy trading application developed in Python.


Essential duties and responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

The successful candidate will work in New York's team in charge of providing direct support and development to Front Office for a wide range of applications working within a global organization.

Hard worker and energetic, the senior support and developer analyst will ensure issues are resolved from start to finish. He/she will be able to think quickly and deal with pressure at all times.

The successful candidate will:

  • Troubleshoot/Resolve Complex Application issues,
  • Follow up on escalation processes, incident and problem management of issues,
  • Create and keep documentation current on all applications supported,
  • Creating and maintaining all incident/problem tickets,
  • Ability to communicate issues/ resolutions with internal partners, showing proper customer service skills. Prioritize and allocate issues to other support team,
  • Fully develop and design parts of the system.

Required Qualifications

Technical Skills:

  • Solid knowledge of SQL, Unix, Python
  • Operating Systems - Windows/Unix skills
  • Troubleshooting skills

Other must have skills:

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills,
  • Proactive and results oriented, sets high standards of performance,
  • Detail-oriented and well organized,
  • Strong analytical skills, follow-up capability and problem solving ability,
  • Knowledge of financial products,
  • Experience working with a high pressure environment.

Required Education and Experience:

  • Minimum of 5 – 7 years of work experience within an application support role

Company’s Benefits

Talan’s offices are located near Union Square, right in the center of Manhattan.

Our company benefits include:

  • Competitive salary
  • 401(k) retirement plan with company matching
  • 3 to 5 weeks of paid vacation per year according to seniority
  • 5 sick days and 2 personal days
  • Eight paid holidays
  • Company health, dental and vision insurance plans
  • Other benefits such as transit benefits, FSA and perks


Do you have any question or comment for Talan Americas about their position Python Support And Development?


Please log in to ask a question

Get noticed by being the first to ask Talan Americas a question.
No question right now? Subscribe to this job post to be notified when other applicants ask something.