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Software Engineer

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Job Title: Software Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London
Contact Name: Tom Stones
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Job Published: 3 months ago

Job Description

Our client, an innovative digital payments platform is currently looking to hire a Software Engineer to join their London based development team.


The Role

The company is looking for an experienced, motivated and talented Engineer to help build the technology that will power the future of payments.

The stack is made up of distributed applications, primarily built on Ruby (but not all Rails), Scala, RabbitMQ, Redis, MySQL/Aurora and Javascript – though they are not afraid of using the right tool for the job and will assess what technology is correct for each project.

You’ll be joining one of the company’s agile Product or Platform squads, and will play a key role in ensuring the team delivers simple, scalable solutions for a wide range of problems. They are an team who are always looking for ways to improve the process, and your experience and curiosity will help achieve that.

As a member of the team, you will contribute to the architecture and technical choices they make. The aim is to create a state-of-the-art technical environment.


Skills & Experience

  • Passionate about technology

  • Experience working with scalable web applications and APIs

  • Commercial experience in Ruby, or other modern languages (e.g. Elixir, Go, Python, Scala), ideally in a fast-paced, tech first environment

  • Previously worked with large SQL databases

  • An interest in Infrastructure/DevOps with experience using provisioning tools (e.g.Terraform, AWS, Docker)

  • Strong communicator, able to simply articulate complex technical concepts

  • Comfortable working in a start-up environment

  • Experience using and developing on AWS is appreciated


Company Benefits

In addition to offering a highly competitive salary, the company are also offering an inclusive benefits package including; health, dental, and vision cover as well as a competitive pension, income protection & life assurance scheme, 25 days annual leave each year plus a day off for your birthday.


Ref: | Published: 04 Jun 2019