Golang Engineer - Contract

Golang Engineer


£600 - £650/day

Software Engineer with several years commercial experience using Golang building high availability, low-latency applications is immediately required to join a multi-national Unicorn on a remote WFH 6-month contract.

The Job
As a Software Engineer you will be working in a cross-functional Squad building next-generation applications as part of the business drive to an IPO. Using your Golang expertise, you will be hands-on delivering across the full SDLC including deployment into a live environment. A recent project has been building new microservices on top of Kafka to be used as a real-time messaging broker.

All the work towards the IPO is greenfield and you will be able to see your work impact the business’s multi-million customer base.

The Tech
• Golang commercial experience (they use Go, Python or Scala)
• Knowledge in REST architecture
• Experience with TDD environments
• Experience with relational databases (PostGreSQL, MySQL) and key-value stores (Memcache, Redis)
• Experience with "NoSQL" data backends (Redis, MongoDB, ElasticSearch)

The Company
The company is a bonfide Unicorn and one of the original disruptors, their disruptive ethos has continued and survives today. In their short history they have built some amazing products, have become a household name and you have probably downloaded one of their apps.
With incredible growth behind them they are looking to expand further and push towards an IPO.

The Numbers
6-Month Contract, likely extension, £600 - £650/day


The Process
2 Interviews, all remote including a virtual pair programming

What should you do now?
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