Tech Lead Backend Developer: FTSE 100 backed Accelerator: Global Energ
Posted on Aug 27, 2019 by Eaglecliff Recruitment
World Leading Global Energy Oil Company has an exciting opportunity for a Tech Lead Backend Developer to and to make calls on the tech being used, as well as look at code and be a focal point for the product.
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There are a huge amount of new products being built and this position will be working on the starting point of a large product group that is about to come through for Trading and Supply.
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These group of products are still currently being defined, so this role will be key in development roadmapping. Also, this product needs to be fit for purpose to feed into a lot of the other innovation work.
As Lead Developer will need to be an experienced Backend Developer (ideally in Golang/Go, or have had recent exposure to Golang) with the ability to take charge and be the focal point for the product.
This role will also lead a small team of Software Engineers from a technical view point and re-platform a data heavy product.
About The Role:
They are a multicultural team with a blend of startup and enterprise experience, taking products through the incubation stage and exploring the growth opportunities. Keeping the customer-centric approach is essential for them and they encourage everyone in taking part of their vision.
- Golang OR Recent exposure to Golang
- Backend Technologies
- CI/CD (Circle CI)
- Cloud infrastructure (Google Cloud)
- Infrastructure as Code (Terraform)
- Data structures and modelling (Cloud Firestore)
- Streaming data processing experience (Apache Beam)
- You will be in charge of developing data pipelines and APIs to serve their web apps and data science models
- Get to know their customers and craft a product for their needs
- Get to grips with the business case and work with the team to try and solve the underlying pains that plague their users
This needs combining with a positive attitude and an ability to work within a large, globally dispersed project team in a multi-cultural environment. You also need to be a self-starter, a logical thinker and a quick learner, with strong initiative and excellent communication, interpersonal and presentation skills, able to write clearly and concisely.