Back-end Engineer (Python)

London (Greater)
10 Jan 2018
09 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Reporting to: Chief Technical Officer

Location London, United Kingdom

At a time of extraordinary monetary policy and when trust in currencies, banks and payment systems have eroded, my client helps us move to a more stable global economy, bringing reliability, independence, choice and control to their clients. By reintroducing the most globally trusted form of money.

Anyone, in any location can have an account with my client. Which has regulatory approval from the UK's Financial Conduct Authority and is accepted by millions of merchants & over 2 million ATMs, in more than 210 countries.

The Role:

My client is looking for Python Engineers to become their new Back End Engineers. You'll be tasked with designing and building cutting edge Micro Services and API's using Python. You will be involved in many facets - helping progress existing architecture, working with teams to improve operations, and implementing new features and functionality.

You will be self-sufficient but also a proactive individual contributor, capable of taking up responsibilities from start to completion with little help. You will need to get familiar with my client's domain and product in detail.

As an important member of the Engineering team, you'll be required to have 3-5 years Engineering experience (with at least 2 years Back End development and coding experience with Python). Also experience with building and designing Micro Services, Agile and taking care of the full development life cycle. Experience with CI/CD and correlated tooling (e.g. Jenkins, Git, Gerkin). You will also be required to prioritise work activities and identify risks to quality or time-lines, also contributing to cross-functional planning and project meetings. Ideally you would hold a Bachelor's degree in Computer Sciences or equal commercial experience.

In joining you'll bring with you practice, innovation and a results-oriented method. My client will require you to be able to hit the ground sprinting.

Look for someone who :
? Is calm under pressure
? Has empathy
? Is dedicated to quality
? Values teamwork

Company Principles:
? We find solutions to problems
? We use our imagination to invent
? We communicate efficiently
? We are resilient
? Results orientated
? We never over promise, and mean what we say.

If you are interested in this opportunity, please apply now or alternatively email an updated CV over to .

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