Back-end Engineer

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    City of London, London

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    Arran Rooney

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    6 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 focussed on innovating the shirt-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


2+ years' 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.