Software Engineer Intern

Fintech startup focused on specialty lending

  • Location : All London, Central London
  • Salary : £20,000 - £25,000
  • Contract : Full Time
  • Reference Number : xLaLYS3y
  • Application Closing Date : 10 December 2020
  • Placement : Graduate Job ( permanent )
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    • All London, Central London
    • £20,000 - £25,000
    • Full Time
    • xLaLYS3y
    • 10 December 2020
    • Graduate Job ( permanent )

    Company Description

    This fintech startup is changing the landscape for specialty lending. Their proprietary loan operating system enables them to bring to specialty lending the transparency and efficiency usually associated with liquid capital markets.Their aim: to re-imagine the world of finance. 

    <span 13px;"="">This is an opportunity for a recent Computer Science graduate (graduated within the last 24 months) to undertake a 3 month paid internship starting immediately with a view to a permanent role if you impress in the 3 months. Although they are currently working remotely the candidate needs to be based within a reasonable commuting time of Central London. Interested candidates should provide a 1-2 minute video outlining their key skills and interest in the role.

    Job Description

    This is an exciting new technical role within a FinTech startup for a disciplined hard-working individual. This role will enable you to learn a lot very quickly. You will be working as part of a small team in a fast-paced environment and the work you do will have a direct impact on the company. You will be assisting the lead Software Engineer with tasks such as web-scraping, application deployment, testing, writing web apps, writing Restful APIs and server maintenance. A good grasp on the Flask framework and an understanding of Docker is required for this role.


    • Proficient in Python
    • Experience with Linux
    • Experience with Git
    • Experience with SQL and/or MongoDB
    • Experience with Docker
    • Experience with Flask

    Responsibilities and Duties

    • Writing Restful APIs
    • Deploying Web Apps and APIs
    • Writing and maintaining web scrapers
    • Writing automated tests


    • Computer Sciences degree (preference for integrated Masters) from a leading university (UK Russell Group or equivalent internationally) with a 2:1 or better
    • Strong A-levels (or equivalent) in STEM subjects
    • 3+ years Python experience