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Backend Software Engineer Java Golang AWS

Job Title: Backend Software Engineer Java Golang AWS
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, England
Salary: £85000 - £100000 per annum + benefits
REF: BB/17451/A/KS/121021_1634105194
Contact Name: Java Team
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Job Published: 8 months ago

Job Description

Backend Software Engineer / Principle Developer (Java Golang AWS) *Hybrid WfH*. Would you like to take a lead role, working for a technology driven start-up that is enabling life changing education to be accessed by students around the world?

As a Backend Software Engineer you will take a lead role in the architecture, design and development of the backend infrastructure as part of a Greenfield project to re-engineer the main platform that enables over 50,000 freelance teachers to video stream lessons to students internationally, considering scalability, robustness and security amongst other challenges. You'll be working with a modern, evolving tech stack that incorporates microservices, CI/CD and AWS with opportunities to work with Golang, Node, Kubernetes and NoSQL with a team that prides itself on code quality.

The company are passionate about providing excellent education to students around the world and support a number of causes and cutting edge research projects that improve the way people learn.

You'll be based in South West London 1-2 days a week with the rest of the week working from home if desired; when you're in the office you can enjoy a range of first class facilities including outdoor space.

*You have a genuine passion for software engineering and clean well tested code with a thorough knowledge of Computer Science fundamentals such as OOP, Data Structures and Design Patterns
*You have strong core Java development experience
*You have experience with distributed systems, microservices, CI/CD, DevOps, Kubernetes and cloud based technologies (AWS preferred)
*Ideally you will have commercial Golang experience and be happy using it going forward
*You're an advocate of code quality, TDD
*You're collaborative and enthusiastic, keen to learn and help others via mentoring and technical ownership

As a Backend Software Engineer you will earn a competitive salary (to £100k) plus benefits.

Apply now or call to find out more about this Backend Software Engineer / Principle Developer (Java Golang AWS) opportunity.