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Functional Backend Engineer

Job Title: Functional Backend Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London
Salary: 75000
Start Date: ASAP
REF: FBeU - JHunt
Contact Name: Joe Hunt
Contact Email:
Job Published: over 1 year ago

Job Description

A leading UK comparison site is looking for a Backend Developer / Engineer to join their Engagement team. The Backend Developer / Engineer will be using Developers who are comfortable in multiple languages - Ideally Ruby & Clojure but they also will look at Backend Developers / Engineers with experience in Java and another functional language (Scala / Haskell / Clojure).

The Backend Developer / Engineer will also be experienced delivering Front end, Back End and Infrastructure so will be looking for Developers with above 4 years experience or that have held a senior position.

In summary the Backend Developer will be:

  • A polyglot developer with experience delivering in multiple languages
  • A good communicator with a pragmatic approachto development
  • comfortable with a high level autonomy and an appreciation / experience product side
This role will allow you to expand your skillset to multiple languages and use whichever solution you feel is right for the task rather than force a language upon a project because it's new. 
This role offers an excellent package including bonus and benefits.
If you are interested in this role please apply to this advert.