Senior Backend Developer
Permanent, London, £
I am working on behalf of an exciting VR company based in the heart of London, who are looking for an experienced Senior BackEnd Developer to join them. The team has a background in AAA Games, Hollywood Film and Advertising Innovation and produced world-first projects for companies such as 20th Century Fox, Microsoft, and Samsung, alongside technical demonstrations for Unreal, Unity, Oculus + many others. You will be joining field experts who love working with each other, have genuine respect for one another's talents along with an unwavering passion for what they’re developing and in getting it right.
The company’s mission is to revolutionise the Visual Merchandising sector, and has been in development since December 2014, with its premier public announcement due mid-2019. The work they do is already considered a significant world-first by some of the largest global retail brands and key investors in the retail sectors.
They have just secured 7-figure seed investment, have big visions for the future with the commercial acumen, industry contacts, practical experience and expertise to make their vision a reality.
The backend stack is built on JVM because they believe in productivity in the long term, meeting and exceeding the expectations of our clients
Responsibilities of a Senior BackEnd Developer:
·Design and implement a very flexible backend system which suits each customer’s needs
·Develop and provide an API for the clients
·Process and transform various types of data
·Facilitate deployment into the cloud infrastructure and stand-alone boxes
Requirements of a Senior BackEnd Developer
·Kotlin(or desire to use it)/Java 8
·Spring Framework/Data MongoDb
·Experience with clouds – AWS or Azure
·Unit and Integration testing using junit, mock, etc
·Devops, CI/CD, Docker, pipelines
Nice to Haves of a Senior BackEnd Developer
·C# and Unity Experience
·Past experience in retail or corporate software development, or VR experience
This Senior BackEnd Developer role is a permanent opportunity.
Please contact Louise on 01925 320 960 for more information about the Senior BackEnd Developer role