Senior Software Engineer Job at Red Chilli Recruitment – in London

Job Description

Senior Software Engineer – Platform
Senior Software Engineer – Platform

Are you an experienced software engineer, enthusiastic about exploration, experimentation and understanding how things work? Due to continued growth, my client is looking for an experienced software developer with a technical focus to join their platform team.

Responsibilities will include:

Design and implementation of systems and APIs that power the business.

Maintain and scale the search engine and indexes that power the platform.

Creatively solve the problems of scale inherent to the business using a data-driven approach.

Optimise system performance and resilience.

Participate in day-to-day Agile processes.

Deploy and monitor production systems in the cloud.

You’ll be able to demonstrate having solved challenging technical problems, with a focus on web services at scale, event driven systems and large dataset processing.

Other Information:

This is a senior role and a great opportunity to continue the next stage of your career with a dynamic eCommerce business that provides a clear career path and a commitment to CPD. Based in Hammersmith, offering a flexible hybrid home/office working model, you’ll have access to a vibrant work environment, discounted gym memberships, 25 days holiday (Plus Bank Hol).

Required Skills & Experience:

Whilst a Computer Science degree is not essential, some of the key skills we are looking for include:

Core CS (algorithms, data structures, performance, scalability, design)

HTTP, web services, REST, Testing

Java, Go, Linux

Search engines, indexes

Containers, cloud

RDMS, Key/Value stores

Reference ID: PSGSLH001

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: £90,000.00-£100,000.00 per year


  • Company events
  • Employee discount
  • Gym membership
  • Store discounts
  • Work from home

COVID-19 considerations:
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Company Location:  London

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