bringing Go people to Go jobs

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Revoco
London, UK

The Company & Position

Now boasting industry awards for their game-changing environmentally sustainable products, a 'tech for good' company are looking to hire an experienced Go Developer to lead their existing engineering team. They're heavily involved in the internet of things, so it may be a chance to do something brand new. 

As a Lead Go Developer, you'll head up a small team of software engineers, working closely with the CTO on matters like software architecture, tech strategy & software leadership. Ultimately, the role is a chance to solve interesting problems with software whilst contributing to environmental sustainability!

Why Do People Typically Join?

  • The founders are extremely involved - they are constantly welcoming & implementing brand new ideas that come from their engineering team.
  • The chance to work for a company that hold environmental sustainability at the heart of everything they do.
  • They have nurtured an environment where people seem to want to socialise both inside & outside of work - there's no 'forced fun'. 

Skills & Requirements

  • 4+ years' of proven software engineering experience using multiple languages.
  • Existing experience of mentoring junior & mid-level developers.
  • Experience of working with Go, or simply an interest in working commercially within the Golang ecosystem.
  • Strong API design experience is a must.
  • A flair for building software architecture.
  • An ability to take an idea & autonomously conceptualize it & then build it.
  • Some exposure to CI / CD practices. 
  • A desire to make software robust, stable & scalable. 
  • They need someone who brings a good body of knowledge about software best practices & who is comfortable recommending new processes & tools that fit the task at hand.
  • The business have so far found great success in hiring those with a tendency to tackle new challenges with both a positive & curious approach. 

How to apply

If you're a sociable, environmentally-conscientious technologist with a desire to work as a Technical Lead in Go, please send an email to ibrook@revoco-talent.co.uk

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