Backend Developer

Up to £45,000 per annum + attractive benefits
30 Sep 2017
03 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Join a small and dedicated dev team as part of an established FinTech organisation in the heart of Edinburgh. The product is an industry leader, and with a commitment to continuous improvement and best practice, you will be working with cutting edge technology and offered genuine career progression.

You are an experienced software developer who specialises in back end development.

Your unique talent and skillset will be recognised and encouraged.


Ø Strong C# experience

Ø Experience using MySQL Databases and SQL Server

Ø Solid understanding of Web APIs (designing and building)

Ø Experience and knowledge of Software Design Patterns; MVC Framework experience

Ø Basic understanding of front end technologies and platforms, such as JavaScript, HTML5 and CSS3


Ø Proficiency in back end software development

Ø Experience working in an Agile environment.

Ø Ability to discuss and justify your code with your team.

Ø Innovative problem-solver who can generate workable solutions.

Ø Enthusiastic, knowledge-hungry learner, eager to meet challenges and quickly assimilate new concepts.

Ø A good degree in a relevant subject, with 3+ years of demonstrable professional work experience in software development.

The Role;

Ø Focus on back end development, returning user-ready results

Ø Building re-usable code and libraries for future use.

Ø Optimisation of the apps for maximum speed and scalability

Ø Be innovative and creative; providing effective and efficient solutions for architecting mobile and web technologies.

Ø Creating the core functional logic and operations of the software system

Ø Work on bug-fixing and improving application performance.

Ø Continuously discover, evaluate and use new technology to maximise development efficiency.

This role is for a highly motivated self-starter who takes initiative. The company is passionate about making the best use of cutting edge technology to design innovative new products and are at the forefront of their field – this is an opportunity not to be missed.

Please apply by sending your up to date CV and your portfolio to Kirsty Mcfarlane.

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