Staff Engineer - SaaS platform ☁️
💰 £125k + EMI scheme + Benefits
🌐 Location: London (Hybrid)
About the Firm:
They are a leading consumer research SaaS platform, empowering the world's top brands with continuous consumer insights. Their innovative platform facilitates high-quality research, enabling brands like Unilever, Santander, and Klarna to put the consumer's voice at the heart of their business strategies.
About the Role:
As a Staff Engineer, you will play a pivotal role in shaping their architectural decisions. Your technical expertise, excellent communication skills, and profound understanding of their product and users will drive the creation of a richer experience for both users and engineers. You will lead from the front, balancing quality with rapid delivery and bridging the gap between value and complexity.
As a Staff Engineer, you will:
- Create, drive, and actively participate in delivering their backend strategy.
- Enhance engineering efficiency through pattern recognition, tooling, CI, and process improvements.
- Collaborate with product and engineering teams during planning sessions, aiding rapid delivery.
- Maintain contextual awareness of backend systems across the organization.
- Mentor and coach fellow engineers, guiding them along their career paths.
- Own the definition of their public and private APIs.
- Contribute to refining their backend software delivery processes in collaboration with Technology leadership.
- Previous experience as a Staff or Principal Engineer or Architect.
- Tech Stack: Java, Golang, Kafka, PostgreSQL, Kubernetes and AWS.
- Ability to challenge the status quo, finding innovative solutions for continuous improvement.
- Autonomy to identify the best solutions delivering value to both engineers and customers.
- Passion for rapidly delivering valuable software, emphasizing simplicity over complexity.
- Dedication to mentoring and supporting talented engineers.
- Competitive salary reflecting your experience and potential.
- EMI share options, ensuring your success aligns with the company's growth.
- 25 days (UK) paid holiday per year, increasing with service duration.
- Group pension plan to support your retirement savings.
- Remote and flexible working options, including a £300 home office setup allowance.
Apply now for immediate consideration for this excellent Staff Engineer opportunity! 🚀
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