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Software Engineer – London at What3Words
London, GB

We are looking for an experienced and talented software engineer, who is comfortable working in a fast paced, innovative environment. The role covers all aspects of our product stack so you’ll have good experience of Linux, and be experienced in building smart auto-scaling, robust systems based on a micro-services architecture in AWS. Performance and scalability are important to us, so experience with writing algorithms and data structures is significant advantage.

 

Requirements

  • Java
  • Git
  • Automated Build Systems (such as Jenkins or Travis CI)
  • Building RESTful web APIs
  • Cloud deployments (AWS)
  • Testing frameworks (such as Junit or Mockito)
  • Python

Desirable Skills:

  • Databases (such as MySQL, PostGRES)
  • Payment systems (such as Stripe)
  • An interest in compression algorithms and/or information theory
  • Apache Tomcat, Jetty or Spring Boot
  • C++
  • JavaScript
  • CSS and SASS
  • Nginx
  • Scala
  • PHP

You will have:

  • Excellent communication skills with perfect spoken and written English
  • The ability to talk to techies and non-techies in suitable language
  • A passion for development and staying current with technology trends
  • The ability to work both independently and with others
  • A focus on high quality software engineering work and attention to detail
  • The ability to work in a fast-paced, deadline-driven environment

Extra credit if you:

  • Like maps and location based services and know what a GIS is, what Leaflet and the Google Maps API are and what the difference between latitude and longitude is
  • Are able to understand the business context of what you’re doing – understand the value your work creates.
  • Enjoy learning new skills in scripting languages and how to use those to showcase our products

 

**Tier 2 sponsorship available for candidates requiring a UK work visa**

Benefits

Salary: Competitive

25 days holiday

Share options

Pension

Private healthcare

Cycle to work

VDU eye tests

Perkbox

Free breakfast & snacks

Birthday vouchers

Weekly lunch & learn sessions

Regular team lunches & team socials

Sports and hobbies clubs