Senior Software Developer - GO


1 month ago

10/17/2019 06:14:56

Job type: Full-time

Hiring from: UK/EU Only

First appeared on Golang

Category: Software Dev



We are a company that places technology at the core of everything we do. Our senior engineers have been involved since the founding of the company and understand our business better than anyone. We are proud to be building the best team, software and processes and focus on quality without cutting corners. As a 100% remote working team, our engineers are based in more than 10 locations across the UK and Europe. We’re a pretty diverse group; some have worked for giant companies, others have worked for startups, but we all love a challenge and being part of a company that helps our customers to make millions of payments.


We care deeply about everything that we do; inclusive working practices and diverse teams are at the heart of our business. Made up of a mixture of banking experts, engineers, artists, marketers, and customer advocates, here at Form3, we strongly believe that everyone has a voice. We have a really flexible working environment and see ourselves as one of the best companies for remote working.


Working on new development projects

Automating absolutely everything

Pair programming

All of this to deliver the best software to our clients


Go mainly with a few other languages thrown in

AWS for most of our cloud services

Kubernetes and ECS for automatic scaling and deployment and Docker to run our services

Automated testing using BDD and TDD and Pact. Code quality is a big thing for us at Form3

DevOps tools and mindset, including infrastructure as code with Terraform and full automated CI/CD and platform monitoring

DevSecOps tools and processes, including automatic code analysis


You love a challenge and learning new things

Writing clean and high-quality code is your thing

You have experience with at least two different programming languages – ideally Go or Java

You have some experience developing complex distributed systems

You like working with the best technology stack

You’re experienced (or passionate) about automating operations

If you’d prefer to work part-time, we’ll do our best to help you meet life commitments or to help you strike a great work-life balance.


We’re continually recruiting great Senior Software Engineers, so, if you think we’re the place for you to grow, submit an application

The first stage is a quick telephone call with a member of our Talent Team

Next comes a technical test. Don’t worry, there are no trick questions, or cutesy whiteboard exercises; we just need to see your approach to writing software. We do this exercise using Go as it’s our primary language here at Form3.

If we like your test, we’ll invite you to a final round interview to see how you get on with debugging and technical questioning


A great technology stack

Work directly with the founding team in a creative and open environment

The ability to work remotely 100% of the time

30 days of holiday

Work on building a cloud based next generation API

Regular paid trips to London to spend time with our wonderful team

A great working space in central London (close to Tower Bridge) with a rooftop hangout space if you want to use it 


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