Backend Software Engineer (Python, TDD/BDD, AWS)

Backend Software Engineer (Python, TDD/BDD, AWS)

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    City of London, London

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  • Salary:

    £60000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits

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    James Potton

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  • Published:

    6 months ago

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Backend Software Engineer (Python, TDD/BDD, AWS)

Salary - up to £80k + Benefits

Backend Software Engineer (Python, TDD/BDD, AWS) - I am seeking a talented Backend Software Engineer to join a tech-first FinTech start-up based in Old Street, London. They are now into their second year and develop complex platforms designed to provide insurance protection in the real estate domain. The Backend Software Engineer will work closely with the product, including development of new features and services, as well as prototypes and MVP's. As the Backend Software Engineer, you'll also work extensively with Python and some Golang, all within a microservices infrastructure and public cloud deployment.

The Backend Software Engineer will gain exposure to:

  • Complete product development ownership
  • A modern tech stack including Python, Golang and PostgreSQL
  • A complex microservices architecture built on Docker containers and AWS cloud computing

Code quality is paramount! The company avidly practise TDD/BDD and code reviews, all within an agile setting with CI and CD. As a mid-senior Backend Software Engineer, you'll also lead by example getting involved in guiding and mentoring more junior developers but remaining in a completely hands-on role.

You, as the Backend Software Engineer, will be joining a start-up early in their journey where you'll be one of the first three engineer to join their team. The scope for growth and progression with the company is huge! They are already heavily backed with 2018 funding and have some great clients on board. As the Backend Software Engineer will be joining an early start-up, you'll also be exposed to multiple areas of the business sinking your teeth into complete product development.

Apply now for immediate consideration for this excellent Backend Software Engineer opportunity!

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