Software Engineer

June 29, 2021

Down Arrow



Software Engineer, London, Full-time

We are looking for an engineer with ideally an experience in e-Commerce or Fintech background to join our core-team. Our initial stack involves Java/Javascript and Python. We have a pragmatic, non dogmatic approach and will refine the tech stack and find the right tools for the job, as the product evolves. Polyglot engineers are particularly welcome.


Role & Responsibilities

  • You will be working within a small team, with the founder in building the product and building the first MVP

  • You will collaborate with the team to define the strategy and vision for how we will build effectively and be successful

  • Code backend services

  • Ensure our platforms are reliable, scalable, secure and extensible

  • Improve engineering standards, tooling, and processes

  • Work with engineers across the company to build delightful features that span various parts of the system


Skills required:


  • Experience building Fintech or eCommerce products. Knowledge of SME’s a big plus.

  • 2+ years of experience..

  • Interest in modeling complex domains and building resilient systems to support real world applications at scale

  • Experience working on API integrations and complex backend systems that connect to seamless user experiences

  • Experience shipping high-quality products from start to finish

  • Data-oriented mindset: you want your work to be measurable and impactful

  • Strong software development skills and computer science fundamentals

  • You will believe in clean coding, simple solutions, automated testing and continuous deployment

  • You are considerate, humble, and a strong believer in teamwork.

  • You value honest feedback and creating an environment where it flourishes.

  • You’re comfortably organised amongst chaos.

  • Be intellectually curious but also be laser focused on getting tasks done

  • Be a self-starter who is very comfortable building from scratch

  • Essentials: You get things done, You take full ownership of your work, and You always strive for excellence and go the extra-mile.