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Backend Software Engineer Go API

Job Title: Backend Software Engineer Go API
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, England
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
REF: BB/15786/G/JR/080421_1617878274
Contact Name: Open Source Team
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Job Published: 10 months ago

Job Description

Backend Software Engineer / Go Developer (API) *Remote Process* Pioneering technology-powered financial services company is seeking an accomplished Backend Software Developer to take a lead role on driving enhancements on their core, Open Banking, API-focused product.

Despite being an early stage business, the company has skyrocketed to success and has won notable industry-acclaimed awards. Their cutting-edge technology helps people navigate a complex financial landscape, and their clients include household-name global banks.

As a Backend Software Engineer, you'll participate in Pair Programming to craft well-tested software with SOLID design principles and on highly scalable, performant and complex systems (APIs, HTTP, GRPC) within a containerised microservices environment encompassing Docker, Kubernetes and AWS.

*Please note: this company is able to offer a remote interview and onboarding process as well as 100% work from home during the current social distancing measures. There are plans to return to East London-based offices in the coming months with continued flexible work opportunities (including 2 days a week working from home)*

*Strong software engineering experience (likely to have a background with C / C++ or Java)
*Commercial Go / Golang development experience
*Thorough understanding of Computer Science fundamentals including OOP, Design Patterns and Data Structures
*Good knowledge of SOLID design principles
*Genuine enthusiasm for technology, you'll likely attend conferences, tech meet-ups and read / write blogs
*Collaborative with strong communication skills

As a Backend Software Engineer you will earn a competitive salary (to £75k) plus benefits including new MacBook Pro and £500 p/annum to attend conferences / meet-ups / self-development.

If you are interested in this Backend Software Engineer / Go Developer (API) opportunity, apply now or get in touch today to find out more.