Banking | 04-9-2020

Golang Engineer

  • London
  • £90,000 per annum

Golang Engineer / Golang Developer – Challenger Bank, London

Key skills: Golang, Go, Developer, Engineer, Software Engineer, Golang Software Developer, Payments, Fintech, Banking platforms, Mobile Payments, Challenger Bank

We are currently recruiting for Golang Engineers/Golang Developers to help shape the greenfield back-end microservice-based architecture of one of the UK’s top rising Challenger Banks, based in London.

If you are looking for an opportunity to join a forward-thinking business, that have company culture at the core of what they do, then this could be the role for you.

More about the environment:

- An early stage greenfield project in fintech space

- A small, high-profile core tech team

- A no-nonsense, open-minded, and radically candid culture

- Using open peer debate and searching for best ideas as core approach to decision


- Using microservice-only containerised architecture

- Using automation-only cloud-agnostic infrastructure management

Essential skills:

  • Good knowledge of web environment, API designs, GRPC, HTTP, REST, WebSockets
  • Wide experience with PostgreSQL or MySQL
  • Strong ability to write reusable, testable, and efficient code
  • Highly proficient with Golang programming

Desirable skills:

  • Python programming experience
  • Kotlin experience
  • Knowledge of GCP (Google Cloud Platform)

Experience working in the Fintech/Mobile Payments or Cryptocurrency market