Senior Full Stack Engineer

  • Job Reference: 473423272-2
  • Date Posted: 15 January 2022
  • Recruiter: TrueLayer
  • Location: London
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Management & Supervisors, Reception & Front Desk
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

At TrueLayer, we're building a global open banking platform that's changing how money moves and so much more. We make payments and refunds instant, account data accessible and verification seamless - all so innovators in every industry can build better financial experiences for their users.

To date, we've raised $270 million from world-renowned investors including Stripe, Tiger Global, Addition and Tencent. We've got offices in London, Milan, Dublin and Sydney. And we're trusted by industry leaders like Revolut, Cazoo and Trading 212…though we're not stopping here.
Our vision is a financial system that works for everyone. To make that happen, we're creating original and innovative products that will remove the friction from finance for good. We're seriously scaling our infrastructure, we're entering new territories all the time, we're cornering a whole new category - and we'd like your help to get us there.

About the role:

We're looking for a curious and innovative full-stack engineer to join our new data experience team and build end-to-end product experiences. Working in a cross-functional team of engineers, product managers and designers, you'll be creating solidly-coded, elegant products which will contribute to the growth of our platform as we scale globally.

As a Senior Full Stack Engineer at TrueLayer, you will frequently work with your peers across the Engineering organisation, with opportunities to work hands-on with the latest tools, processes and technologies, as well as a brand new, cutting-edge Design System that we've built in house.

Our technology stack

  • We currently use ReactJS to build our front end, with Redux for state management
  • Our go-to programming languages for backend services is .NET Core/C# - but we use other technologies when the challenge we are working on calls for it (like Rust)
  • Database technologies include PostgreSQL, with some Redis
  • Docker containers orchestrated by Kubernetes, hosted in AWS
  • Monitoring using a combination of the ELK stack, Jaeger, and Prometheus/Grafana
  • Work in our cross-functional Data Experience team, collaborating with world-class Designers, Engineers and Product Managers to deliver developer and end user-facing features across the TrueLayer platform
  • Own new product features, from breaking down requirements to planning tasks for you and your team, and shipping to production rapidly and regularly;
  • Collaborate with Product Managers, Experience Designers and Engineers to iterate on the design and implementation of our products
  • Conduct code reviews and share knowledge with other engineers to maximise everyone's potential and growth
  • Contribute to our culture, and help make sure TrueLayer remains an exceptional place to work
You'll need to demonstrate:
  • A passion and curiosity about technologies you use, and love of understanding all the aspects of a codebase
  • Experience building and styling responsive cross-browser web applications with React
  • Experience building APIs in any backend programming language (we use C# .NET core & Rust)
  • A keen eye for good UX
  • Familiarity with cross-browser compatibility and accessibility issues
  • A product mindset and are excited by what we are building - you care about customer outcomes and you want to make data-informed decisions
We'll be especially excited if you can show:
  • Familiarity with End to End testing tools (Cypress)
  • Experience with data visualization or charting tools (d3, google charts)
  • Competitive salary and meaningful equity in the company
  • Flexible hours and hybrid working - work from home and our incredible offices in London Milan Sydney and Dublin
  • A £150 remote-working budget to help you set up your home office
  • Flexible holiday policy, with 24 days as standard
  • Generous parental leave, above and beyond statutory requirements and with no minimum tenure
  • Enhanced pension contribution at 4%&4%
  • Private health insurance from the day you start
  • 12 fully-paid wellbeing days a year(on top of the holiday allowance)
  • Membership of mental wellbeing platform Spill
  • £1,000to spend on learning & development each year
  • £500 per quarter(outside of required business travel) to visit our hub cities around the world

Inclusion & Diversity

At TrueLayer, we don't just do inclusion and diversity. We embrace people that have different opinions, perspectives and personalities. Because we believe that by seeing the world from all sorts of angles, we can make life better for all the people who live in it. So we want you to know that the things that make you, you - like your age, ability, background and identity - are things that we celebrate and support. All we ask is that you believe in what you do (And know what an API is).

Our hiring process typically consists of four stages:

  1. A call with one of our Talent Acquisition Partners
  2. A take-home exercise +Full Stack Engineer - Developer Experience [Task]
  3. 1-hour video interview with two TrueLayer's engineers
  4. 2-hour total final round video interview

Full details on the interview process, including preparation tips and the qualities we look for in future TrueLayeristas, can be found on our blog .

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