Software Architect London - FinTech - £90,000

Just IT Recruitment
London, South East England
16 Jun 2017
15 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Want to take full responsibility for the development strategy and software architecture of a market leading fully FCA accredited Peer to Peer Property lending FinTech?

A fast growing FCA accredited Fintech is looking for a Software Architect to provide hands-on architecture, leadership, guidance, mentoring and motivation to the development team running multiple projects concurrently.

With full project management responsibilities, you will ensure the delivery of high-quality, innovative, robust and scalable solutions whilst planning their future development strategy.

As their chief Software Architect, you have an amazing opportunity to make your mark and lead the technical direction of the business.

Your role will include managing the full lifecycle design, architecture and development of new functionality and new features as well as integrating external platforms and multiple portals / API's. You will also be involved in client facing consultancy work to engineer software solutions and presenting to investors and shareholders.

The client already has 18 months of development work in the pipeline which includes the road mapping and developing a new payment gateway, designing and developing their first mobile / iOS application, developing and integrating and developing their enterprise CRM system, as well as the aforementioned API & portal development to a huge number of external clients.

Required Tech Skills:
·PHP and OOP
·API Rest
·Continuous Integration
·Continuous Deployment
·Familiar with complex 3rd party integrations

Desirable skills:
·GNU / Linux
·Shell scripting
·Agile / Scrum
·An understanding of hardware
·Multi-threading experience

About you

You will need to be a motivator, someone who can be passionate about projects and get the best out of those around you. You will need to be someone who can think outside of the box to realise complex solutions and communicate these effectively to both technical and non-technical people.

About the company

The company are a peer to peer lending company that cover the real estate market. Currently this is covered in a web portal application that is catered to client needs utilizing API integration. As they are scaling up they are looking at expanding these product lines to include a payment gateway and mobile application.

About the rewards

The salary for the role is £75,000 - £90,000, dependent on experience. You will also qualify for their share scheme eventually you can expect a seat on the Board. It is also a great opportunity to grow with a company and have a massive impact.

How to apply

If you are interested in the role, please send across your CV to or call Alex on .