Senior / Lead Golang Engineer – Fully remote - £70,000 - £100,000

Senior / Lead Golang Engineer – Fully remote - £70,000 - £100,000

Job Title: Senior / Lead Golang Engineer – Fully remote - £70,000 - £100,000
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, United Kingdom
Salary: £70,000 - £100,000
Reference: 19137
Contact Name: Shaun Connor
Job Published: July 15, 2020 19:59

Job Description

Senior / Lead Golang Engineer – Fully remote - £70,000 - £100,000

Do you want to work for a company building out a Data driven AI software product to transform the Fintech business? We are proud to be working alongside an AI business who are transforming the way people invest their money. Whether it be personal, or business related, the company are building a real time data driven platform to help.

Founded last year, they currently employ 10 individuals, with 5 in their current engineering team. Being their first out and out backend developer and working with 3 Frontend Engineers, a Data Scientist, and a hands-on CTO. As the Lead Golang developer, you will build out their product using Golang, AWS with a cutting edge Microservice Architecture. This is one platform that is a complex and extremely scalable. As a Lead Developer, you will be extremely hands on, around 90% initially and one of your first roles is to hire 2 developers whilst building out the architecture. The team will grow further in 6-12 months but as well as being totally responsible for the backend, you will help build out best practice and solve complex engineering problems.

The company are currently hiring for 5 positions across their engineering team in the next month which will take the current team to ten. They will allow you to work from there London office or work fully remotely from anywhere in Europe or on a similar time zone to the UK. They have a clear strategy and vision and using AI and work through tens of million / billions rows of data to revolutionise their sector. They are looking for a very seasoned Golang developer and you must have the following skills to be considered:

  • 5 years’ experience building software products
  • Golang experience (Absolutely minimum of 2 years’ experience)
  • TDD
  • AWS or cloud experience
  • Experience building Microservice Architecture
  • Any experience of open source databases like Postgres or NoSQL will be highly advantageous

They are offering a great package with a salary between £70,000 - £100,000 plus good equity as well as the ability to work fully remotely indefinitely.