Job Openings Senior Back-end Developer (London)

About the job Senior Back-end Developer (London)

This firm is a global group of fintech companies providing a range of sustainable investment and data services from its offices around the world. The firm has a founding mission to help mainstream sustainability across capital markets. We believe economic value creation can and should be combined with environmental stewardship, social inclusion, and sound governance. Through our group of companies, we combine data and AI to deliver sustainable, transparent financial solutions for our changing world.

The engineering department:

We empower people to make well-informed, value-based financial decisions. We use our deep understanding of customer expectations to enable both institutional and retail customers to make sound financial decisions. We achieve this by applying cutting-edge scientific research in sustainability with state-of-the-art machine learning and data engineering techniques.

The Empower Team's mission is to deliver the best customer experience possible. Our strong R&D capabilities enable us to provide innovative products, services, and tools that deliver a new experience of sustainable finance
Responsibilities include:


Writing clean, documented, scalable & performant code.
Deploy and maintain cloud resources and infrastructure.
Design & maintain observable and reliable systems.
Identify and POC opportunities for improving our systems - we are keen to learn about new and exciting technologies and ideas that we can leverage in the team.

Degree in Computer Science or relevant field
A passion for automation and building systems that are observable and easy to maintain
Experience with a public cloud provider (Google Cloud Platform is preferred)
Experience writing Python
Experience with compiled languages such as Go, C/C++, Java
Experience with Docker and Kubernetes
Experience with database systems (relational, key-value, graph, search engine, ...)

Our nice-to-haves:

Experience designing and implementing APIs
Experience setting up CI/CD pipelines
Interest and experience in technical writing
Experience using and contributing to Open Source software
(Tech) community engagement (participation in meetups, writing blogposts, ...)


Competitive salary
30 days’ annual leave per year