Senior Developer

  • Type: Permanent
  • Hours: Full-time
  • Location: London
  • Posted: Oct 15th 2019

About Appvia

Appvia is a new and exciting IT start-up looking for engineers who love turning difficult technical and business problems into simple solutions.

The Role

You will get an opportunity to help shape how businesses deliver applications and improve the developer experience with well thought through products and engineering.

You will research, conceive and develop software applications to extend and improve Appvia’s product offerings, working with a talented cross-functional agile team.

You will be passionate about your industry and get an opportunity to make a real difference to the business you are part of.

Key Responsibilities

  • Design, develop, test, deploy, maintain and improve software

  • Collaborate with peers on a regular basis to build out assumptions and prove with prototypes

  • Build features whilst maintaining backwards compatibility

  • Express improvements and ideas to further develop products

  • Communicate effectively with all stakeholders to drive out user requirements

  • Lead on an idea, design and deliver working prototypes

We're looking for someone with

  • A strong understanding of the full software development lifecycle

  • Passionate about driving the best product outcomes for all users

  • Ability to challenge and understand real user requirements and map them to tangible technical objectives

  • Pragmatic and methodical approach in solving difficult technical problems

  • Understanding of scalable and distributed microservice concerns

  • Ability to architect and maintain backward compatible APIs

  • A passion for new technology and automation

  • Practical understanding of distributed systems

  • Good understanding of industry best practices

  • At least 5 years designing and developing backend systems ideally in Golang

  • Experience of working on and contributing to Open Source Software projects

  • Previous exposure to modern front-end frameworks

  • Experienced in BDD and test automation

  • Experience developing on and with the Kubernetes API

  • Previous Ruby/Python experience would be beneficial

  • Exposure to Cloud and Developer PaaS products

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

What you'll get in return

  • Competitive salary

  • 25 Days Holiday (plus bank holidays)

  • Flexible working hours

  • Pension

  • Health Insurance

  • Training and personal development

  • Bonus

Note: As some of our customers require Security Clearance, you will need to be eligible, this means you will need:

  • Have no criminal records

  • Have no financial irregularities

 

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