Back-end Engineer

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    City of London, London

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    £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum

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    Arran Rooney

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    about 2 months ago

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Back-End Engineer
Education Sector - Permanent
Benefits + Bonus + London

The Company:

The company are an early stage start up focused on innovating the short-term regulated job market and aim at helping teachers get paid more and schools pay less. They have achieved this by creating a real-time platform that uses the best tool's available and modern techniques. With recent funding they are looking to build out a new development team to handle the next growth phase of the company and become a future leader of the business.

The Role:

An experienced engineer developing the platforms Python back-end code to increase the performance and scalability of the platform.

Key Responsibilities:

Increase performance and scalability of the platform
Develop new features for data analysis and intelligent user-interfaces
Using modern techniques like containerisation and continuous delivery to deploy code to customers in minutes


Experience in software development (multiple languages and frameworks beneficial)
Experience developing product code in Python 3
Familiar with SQL databases
Understand fundamentals of deploying scalable applications with load balancing, caching and redundant data storage, etc.

Optional (would be an advantage):

Experience with AWS
JavaScript experience
Experience of data analysis and statistics
Familiarity with natural language processing or machine learning


Competitive Salary
Mostly Remote (Ideally 1-2 days in the office a week)

If you are interested, please apply now.