Backend Developer

Canary Wharf
12 Oct 2018
17 Oct 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
For the past 3 years we’ve been saving thousands of people time and money.
It’s what we love to do.

We’re looking for motivated applicants to join our team as we develop our new platform. Taking us to the forefront of the alternative banking industry.

If you’re looking for a truly ambitious company, where your work will have immeasurable impact, then we want you!

Who are we and what we do?

For 3 years we’ve saved people money with our powerful aggregator platform. However, our new project is more ambitious and disruptive.

We’re looking to build a blockchain based mobile platform with a focus on creating cost effective solutions to everyday banking activities. Currently, this project is being developed behind closed doors, so if you’d like to learn more about it, there’s only one way. Scroll down and click 'Apply' button.

We are looking for a rockstar Backend developer to lead the creation of our upcoming mobile platform. We are creating an innovative blockchain based mobile platform with a focus on everyday banking services (i.e. spending, sending, saving).

We place a high priority on having a platform which is well designed, looks cool, easy to navigate, highly responsive and secure. If you’re seeking an ambitious project with an amazing team that’s looking to disrupt one of the most established global industries, we definitely want you.

What will you need to be successful in your role?
Basic Qualifications or equivalent work experience.
Deep knowledge and hand experience in NodeJS and multiple submodules like expressjs, passportjs, and etc…
Experience with RDBMS and noSQL solutions.
Understanding of best practices in web and deep experience in backend applications architecture and performance.
Mastery of Javascript (ES6, ES7) and awareness about latest specs.
Familiar with the concept of test-driven development and UI testing tools (Selenium, mocha, chai, jest).
Excellent understanding of object-oriented programming, algorithms, data structures and complexity analysis.
Excellent teamwork skills with an ability to get the work done with minimal supervision.
Passion for creating efficient, scalable, high-load resistant web applications.
Ability to meet deadlines and work under pressure.
Good analytical and problem solving skills.
English language is essential 
to communicate with London office.
Bonus Points:
Experience with other languages Java, Scala, Python.
Experience of leading backend development team.
Familiar with Docker and Infrastructure Orchestration services such as Rancher, Kubernetes, Google Cloud, AWS.
Experience with HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript, ReactJS, and general Web 2.0 techniques.
Experience with Grunt, Gulp, and Saas, WebPack.

What can we offer?
A fun and dynamic team with ambitions to disrupt the fintech industry
A beautiful, new and stylish office surrounded by many restaurants and bars in the heart of London (Wayra- Soho, London)
Constant access to caffeine, tea and fruit
Beer nights out
Challenging work on an innovative project with a lot of responsibility and hands-on experience
Possibility to attend world's leading conferences in fintech

So if we caught your eye and you love innovation and startups and you are not scared of dynamic environment, press the 'apply button' and let's talk!

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