Backend Engineer

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Job LocationUK
Job TagComputer Science


You will join one of our 3 cross functional Tech squads based in our London office where you will work with product and design to create products that delight our users. This is an opportunity to join a well funded scale-up with a clear vision, purpose & mission.


  • Working with Golang, you’ll build large-scale technology that will change the world for the better!
  • As part of a cross functional, collaborative team, you will participate in the entire application lifecycle, from architecting to development, testing and review
  • Collaborate with Frontend developers to integrate user-facing elements with server side logic
  • Build reusable code and libraries for future use


  • Professional experience as a backend engineer (ideally with Golang, though Golang experience is not essential)
  • Design and architecture practices, including in the context of large-scale web applications
  • Experience with unit testing, integration testing, or similar testing frameworks

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