Backend Engineer (Golang) at Centralway Numbrs AG
Zürich, Switzerland (Posted Mar 2 2016)
About the company
Centralway Numbrs is the new bank branch. It is one of the leading mobile banking applications in Germany, enabling its users to manage their financial lives on the go. Due to the requirements of the global finance market and the needs of the consumer, the platform is constantly evolving.
- Remote work is NOT possible
Relocation compensation available
Centralway’s focus is on developing products to manage banking transactions and assets. The platform provides banking services for the consumer, as well as the development and implementation of banking software towards financial institutions. We are currently looking for a Backend Engineer, at the earliest possible start date, to strengthen our position in the industry.
This role is based at Centralway Headquarters, Zürich.
Your responsibilities will include the continuous development and improvement of the current backend and service architecture of Centralway Numbrs.
You will administer and support our backend API, databases and other components. Researching and remaining up-to-date with the latest technologies will help you to implement scalability and redundancy in all parts of the application.
In close cooperation with the various departments of Centralway, you will continuously develop and improve the backend structure, based on the product vision.
Centralway’s technology approach
Centralway is assembling teams of the most talented people in technology, with the goal of creating the world’s leading mobile banking platform.
The Mobile Banking App Centralway Numbrs is the most famous banking application in Germany.
Only the most cutting-edge technologies are used, including Golang and Microservice-oriented architecture, and we are constantly innovating.
Our learning culture encourages keeping up to speed with the latest industry developments. Please visit our career website for more information about the company and the work environment.
About our Infrastructure
Go programming language.
Elastically scalable Microservices.
Hosted on AWS
More than 1 billion API requests.
More than 20 million unique events.
More than 10,000 new events daily.
Thousands of concurrent users.
Connection to more than 3,500 financial institutions.
Centralway expects passion and commitment from our employees in order to reach our goals. Our unique working environment has been tailored to this purpose:
Café and restaurant
Free breakfast and lunch buffets, snacks and ice-cold drinks
Many extra perks and benefits
Skills & requirements
B.S. or M.S. degree in computer science, or equivalent work experience relevant to the role
Experience in at least one modern, object-oriented programming language, such as Golang, Java, C++, etc.
Knowledge of at least one scripting language (Ruby, Python, Perl or other)
Experience with Git and continuous integration, with a passion for benchmarking and optimisation
Excellent communication skills in English, German is an advantage
5 years of experience as a software developer, preferably in backend development
Comfortable working with Golang on a microservice-oriented architecture
Comfortable with DevOps tasks and deployment tools such as Ansible, Puppet or Chef
Instructions how to apply
If you are interested in this position, you can apply here: https://www.centralway.com/en/careers/open-positions/details#oLzvZfwy
Company website: Centralway Numbrs AG
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