The Global Financial Services landscape has been totally transformed as a result of the meteoric advance and application of Financial Technology (FinTech) combined with the drive towards the seamless integration of smart objects (IoT), using intelligent predictive data. Tasks, from banking to payments, lending & wealth management, historically administered with paper money, huge computers, human engagement and often unwarranted regulation, are now being conducted entirely on digital interfaces.
Given the size and scope of the financial services sector across the globe, the opportunity for innovative FinTech start-ups, software vendors & financial consulting companies, to continue to disrupt the market is immense. However, even the relatively new FinTech world is itself maturing. Whereas, in recent times payments and lending have proven to be the leading Fintech growth sectors globally, as the world moves forward, Blockchain, Cryptocurrencies, artificial intelligence/machine learning, RegTech, InsurTech, Big Data & analytics, are expected to gain even greater investor interest and attention.
Further evidence of market maturity can also be found in the changing relationship between historic incumbent financial services players and the new age Fintechs, who are no longer viewed purely as potential threats but increasingly viewed as partners/investment/acquisition targets, collaborating on new customer products and services providing opportunity for both sides to compete and scale their business operations.
To support the continued growth of the FinTech sector, Oakmont specializes in connecting world class technology talent with innovative, high-growth companies encompassing:
Lending (alternative finance)
Robo-advisors, Personal Finance & Wealth Management
Payments (online & mobile)
Money Transfers & Remittances
Blockchain & Bitcoin
Institutional & Capital Markets
Software Engineer – C# / Angular Location – Edinburgh Salary - £35,000-£50,000 If you’re a super ambitious Software Engineer looking to join a Global company and bring innovative ideas to life – you should speak with this company, you won’t be disappointed. With over 300 customers in over 50 countries around the world this truly is an opportunity like no other, now’s your chance to rub shoulders with some of the most exciting companies in the world! Their Engineers work in multi-discipline product development teams that include software and hardware design and system test Engineers. The teams work closely with marketing and sales, turning market and customer requirements into high quality, winning products. Key Responsibilities: Contributing to the architecture, implementation and evolution of system software to keep it performant, flexible and maintainable as requirements evolve. Support quality-oriented activities necessary to deliver a prod... Read More
Job Title: Full Stack Developer Location: London-City Salary: £50,000-£80,000 The Company Our client is a world class global Asset Management company, with offices located in London, Edinburgh and Hong Kong. To support their dynamic growth they are currently embarking on a major technology investment program, where there is a particular focus in transforming the technology to provide a world class end to end client experience. The Role We are looking for an outstanding full stack developer, where you will join their growing and hugely talented Client Technology team. Alongside third-party vendor systems you will be responsible for delivering customised internally developed applications. In your role as a full stack developer you will play a key role in delivering this transformation to help create the client digital roadmap. Primary responsibilities: Partner with functional owners to develop solutions that solve business problems for all appli... Read More
Job Title: Full Stack Developer Industry: Robotics Start-Up Location: West London Salary: up to £50,000-£65,000 The Company Our client is a small but fast growing, friendly and creative team that builds robots for the restaurant and food industries. The teams work across robotics, mechatronics, software and embedded systems. Listed as one of the hottest start-ups by numerous sources our client has recently secured significant funding making this an exciting time to join them. They have already secured pre orders on their products and currently looking to grow out their technical team. The Role You will be working on a complete system focused around the robotic products by working on an a large distributed system, spanning across different areas such as working on the cloud or processing embedded into the sensors & dispensers. You will be working with/leading a team developing areas of the software stack, including: Back-end Software developmen... Read More
Job Title: Python Developer Location: Central London Salary: £60,000-£75,000 + Equity Our Client is an AI Driven Start-Up looking to shape and change their industry by using automation and innovative techniques provided by their product. They are creating a software system that will be able to save customers time and money by simplifying the process of designing electronic circuit boards. In this role you will be working at the cutting edge of technology and working on projects that push beyond what is currently thought to be possible. The client is VC backed and they are currently in the process of building a world class technology team. Responsibilities As a Senior Python Developer, you’ll take full control in developing the algorithms & software from the ground up, while collaborating with team members and the other teams across the company. You will design, build and maintain the core software. This will include working on a large database... Read More