Senior Backend Engineer - Java, Go, Node.js

  • Location:

    City of London, London

  • Sector:

    Software & Web Development, Open Source, Java/JVM

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  • Salary:

    £70000 - £90000 per annum + Bupa, Bonus, Life

  • Contact:

    Colin Frontczak

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  • Published:

    12 months ago

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Senior Software Engineer | Java, Scala, AWS

If you fancy working in an R&D-type of culture, working on a mixture of a Cloud-first, scaled Web Applications written in a mixture of Java & Scala, working with a hugely talented team and led by people with experience of rapidly growing and scaling teams and product, read on.

We are pleased to be working with a true British success story, supporting their hunt for talented Senior Software Engineer to join a growing Engineering function of around 20 (50 in technology overall) working with a core of Java, but also a mixture of AWS, Scala, Go, JavaScript, Node.js and Linux.

Unlikely many retail firms, they are not bound by years of legacy technology so everything is new, with releases happening quickly and the team in a position to adapt to external changes, but at the same time have scope to innovate and introudct new concepts to solve real-world issues.

The are able to offer Software Engineers an excellent salary package, awesome benefits, and a new office location in refurbished offices that are stunning inside, very near The Strand.

In return, they are looking for 'Polyglot' Engineers with excellent problem solving skills and passion for using technology to improve user experiences in multi-channel shopping experiences

You will enjoy discussing architectural concepts, be able to debate the merits of different design patterns, comfortable conceiving algorithms to help solve problems and really value Agile working practices (think Lean)

The role will involve working on a mixture of E-Commerce platforms, entirely developing in-house, but also other software platforms including a AR / VR technology platforms used both at home & in-store, plus ML / AI platforms used to analyse customer data.

Oscar Technology is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

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