Software Engineer (Back end)

at Peak in London

Peak’s mission is to help the world spend their time better using tools and technique borrowed from education, neuroscience and gaming. We make products that add value to your world and help you enjoy life more. Founded in 2013, Peak has grown quickly, producing Peak – Brain Training, the number 1 brain training app on mobile. Our app was chosen by both Apple and Google as one of the best apps available and is regularly featured by both as leading example of mobile technology. 2018 will be an exciting year for the business which will see us build on our success as the market leading Brain Training solution and expand into new verticals. You'll be joining our engineering team and be able to work on various opportunities.


RESPONSIBILITIES
Participating in the architectural design, innovation and development of features
Collaborate and define the best APIs and practices to support offline-first applications for millions of active users
Develop and build tools
Implement predictive models of user behaviour
Work closely together with the data science team to help them prototype data models
REQUIREMENTS
Java (or other significant OO language with desire to learn Objective-C/Swift languages)
A good understanding of design pattern
Experience dealing with large and/or complex data sets
Experience with AWS technologies
A Bachelors or Masters degree in Computer Science or Software Engineering
Excellent communication skills and problem-solving ability — taking ownership of a problem comes naturally to you
You'll need to be comfortable with working with both business and engineering teams
Be ready to learn a lot in a short amount of time
You need to be eligible to work in the UK

BENEFITS
We set our hiring bar really high - you will be working with the best.
The company is growing fast; you'll have a lot of opportunity to make a real impact on our app and our brand, and learn loads from day one!
Competitive salary and loads of perks including healthy snacks all day long, gym membership, your choice of hardware and a fun and friendly working environment.

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Published at 07 Feb 2018
Expires on 07 Apr 2018


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