Golang / Go Job: Senior Backend Engineer

Vistas recruitment

Senior Backend Engineer through Vistas recruitment

London, United Kingdom 🇬🇧   (Posted Sep 30 2019)

About the recruiter
Martin was the first recruiter to specialise in Go (since 2015) and we believe the best!
He works as an independent recruiter and as such provides a highly personal and knowledgeable service to candidates and clients alike.
Trained as a software engineer, he has extensive experience in recruitment (over 25 years) and has built up a great network of companies across the UK & Europe looking to hire Gophers.
He’s also active in the Go community, regularly sponsoring conferences and meetups.

£65,000 - £110,000 Per Annum

Job description
Location: London
Type: Permanent
Salary: £65,000 - £110,000 Per Annum

Want to get in at the start of a well-funded new venture?
Want autonomy to get on with doing what you do best?
Do you love solving complex engineering problems at scale?

My client is an early-stage, Y Combinator graduate, based in Central London, with a mission to bring the experience of business banking out of the dark ages. 

They have tasked me with finding an experienced backend engineer, with knowledge of the entire stack, to take ownership of:

- Designing and implementing their core global banking and payments systems
- Building robust identity and access management systems
- Integrating with banks and financial service providers
- Ensuring their devops and security architecture is at the high standard their customers expect of a bank
- Collaborating with design and product management

Their current stack comprises:

- Go 
- Postgres 
- Redis 
- AWS 
- Docker


- Have 3+ years experience with Go or other strongly-typed languages
- love solving complex engineering problems at scale
- Are fiercely independent and self-driven
- Have a strong knowledge of security practices
- Are comfortable working with constant change and product evolution
- constructively collaborate with teams across engineering, design and product
- Have Working knowledge of the entire web stack - from DNS to CSS

In addition it would be great if you had any experience in:

- Payments/Banking 
- DevOps - Docker/kubernetes/terraform

They offer a competitive salary and equity as well as flexible work from home options

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