Senior Backend Engineer

  • Contract type:Permanent
  • Salary/Rate:£70,000-£85,000
  • Start Date:ASAP
  • Location:Remote/London, GB
  • Reference:J16688

Futureheads are working with one of the global leaders within the world of healthcare who are looking to hire a Senior Backend Engineer to join their innovation-led team. The business is a universal brand, going through a substantial digital transformation and creating modern platforms and solutions to help solve real-world problems.

As a skilled backend engineer, you will have extensive experience with multiple new-age backend technologies and have a passion for learning new languages. This team have a lot of freedom around projects, being brought in to assess, translate and then deliver as they see fit. Working closely with other talented engineers you will have an interest in mentoring and help build meaningful products in a greenfield environment as well as maintaining legacy systems. You will enjoy leaning on different skills, as well as learning new ones. This a collaborative and social team, without ego, who pride themselves on working together to deliver great results.

To be considered for this role you will need to display the following:

  • A strong grasp of TypeScript, Go, Node or any other modern backend tech
  • Mentoring a junior member of the team
  • Talking to internal and external customers
  • Experience with Google Cloud Platform, AWS or similar
  • Experience in building web applications with a Design System
  • Enjoy collaborative, cross-functional approaches

The team are split between fully remote and office-based which is central London, however, you will be remote regardless until it is safe to return. Ideally, any applicants will enjoy in-person interaction and would have a balance of each work of collaborating in the office and working from home. There is a real desire amongst the team to create great outcomes and genuine care about customers both internally and externally. If this sounds it could be right for you, please apply now.

Here at Futureheads we want to create an environment where true diversity is second nature. Futurehead or not, we encourage an open dialogue and we want you to feel able to share your needs to be comfortable and happy. Whatever your background and regardless of race, creed, colour, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, or disability status our commitment to you is that you should always feel safe and secure when you’re working with us.

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