Senior Backend Engineer

Discipline: Software Engineering
Job type: Permanent
Salary: Negotiable
Contact name: Oscar Pye

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Job ref: 32115
Published: 3 months ago
Startdate: ASAP

FinTech – Senior Engineer Position

Our client is a unique, Sharia-compliant digital banking and wealth proposition in the heart of London. They are not just another digital bank offering seamless banking experience with certainty, security and simplicity but more. Their mission is to help people sustain and grow their wealth for future generations. They do this by solving problems people have instead of just selling boring banking products. They achieve this in a socially responsible way, driven by innovation and backed by a leading financial institution who are in it for the long run.

Senior Backend Engineer

- Pragmatic approach to problem solving and solution architecture

- Attention to detail when developing solutions

- Ability to break down and communicate complex problems in simple terms

- Has worked in medium to large teams

- 4+ years commercial experience as a software engineer/developer

- Experience with Node.js and modern JavaScript

- Experience designing and implementing REST APIs

- Experience with microservice architectures

- Experience with at least one major cloud provider (AWS, Google Cloud, Azure)

- Extensive experience with various levels of testing e.g. unit, integration, end-to-end


• Experience designing, developing, and running production-grade systems at

• Medium scale and above (50k+ users)

• TypeScript experience

• Experience working with serverless architectures

• Experience with AWS

• Experience with GraphQL

• Experience in the finance/payments domain