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Backend Engineer at Arceptive

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  • Glasgow
  • fulltime
  • ₤40,000 - ₤70,000 a year
  • -
  • Role

    We are looking for a Backend Engineer (all levels) based in the Central Belt of Scotland to join our development team in delivering scalable and optimised software platforms for our clients and in-house projects. If you enjoy learning new technologies and be comfortable working across multiple projects, then this full-time position will offer significant opportunities for personal/professional development.

    No development agencies or recruiters please. We already have great partners. This role is for an in-house backend developer/engineer only. Thank you.

    Required/Essential Skills

    • Commercial experience with Node.js and backend frameworks
    • Proficient use of JavaScript/TypeScript
    • Experience in working with REST, GraphQL and integrating with external services/APIs
    • Experience in DevOps using cloud platforms such (AWS, Google Cloud, Azure, etc) and designing/implementing serverless applications/microservices
    • Experience in using container management software/services (Docker, AWS Fargate/ECS, Kubernetes, etc)
    • Good understanding and hands-on experience with databases (PostgreSQL, Elastic Search, DynamoDB, etc)
    • Good understanding of common design patterns and data structures
    • Excel in writing clean and maintainable code, following standards, and guidelines
    • Knowledge of the software development lifecycle (version control, tooling, testing, etc.)

    Optional/Beneficial Skills

    • Working knowledge/experience of Python
    • Good understanding of full-stack development
    • Experience in setting up/using linting tools (e.g eslint, prettier)
    • Experience in deployment and management of cloud infrastructure using IaC (Terraform, CDK, CloudFormation, etc)
    • Working knowledge/experience in writing automated tests
    • Ability to digest and estimate technical work based on requirements and communicate clearly with non-technical team members
    • Willingness/desire to continuously learn new technologies/techniques


    • Flexible working times/hours
    • Company pension scheme
    • Remote work available (office in Glasgow available)
    • Provision of development hardware
    • Supporting online learning/training courses
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