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Senior Backend Engineer

We are on an exciting mission to revolutionise corporate treasury management through innovative multi-currency payment accounts and digital assets offerings. Our company sits at the frontier of digital assets (crypto assets) and traditional (fiat) finance and is leading the way to bridging those two worlds for corporate clients globally. We believe crypto assets are here to stay, and we want to be the first to bring a combined offering of payment services and digital assets under one exciting platform. Learn more about our team and company story here. What is the purpose of this role in the delivery of our mission?  As a Senior Back-end Software Engineer, you will be responsible for a full software development cycle: Design => Develop => Test => Deploy => Operate => Support. We are looking for someone that has a strong experience of understanding the full cycle and who can deliver end to end. Has good exposure to TDD and DevOps. 
About the role
Seniority level
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What the role involves
What are the key responsibilities / activities of the role
  • Understand and translate the business requirement into technical requirements.
  • Design, build and maintain high performance, reusable and reliable code
  • Identify and correct bottlenecks and fix bugs.
  • Optimise applications for maximum speed and scalability.
  • Application of clean code and SOLID principles
Must have experience
The Scope of the role:
  • Full responsibility of the software development cycle.
  • Maintain technical documentation for all aspects of the software.
  • Implement measures to safeguard against common security vulnerabilities.
  • Ensure that the developed software complies with relevant regulations and standards.
Why Join Orbital?
Skills Required:
  • Experience in working with distributed systems.
  • Experience with messaging systems (preferably Event-Bridge and SQS)
  • Experience in setting up and maintaining CI/CD pipelines (preferably GitHub Actions)
  • Proficiency with IaC: Serverless (preferably), Terraform, CDK
  • Proficiency in JavaScript ES6+ and Typescript.
  • Proficiency with NoSQL (Preferably MongoDB and DynamoDB).
  • Familiarity with AWS cloud platform (Preferably Lambda, IAM, SQS, SNS, API Gateway, Route 53, CloudFormation, S3)Knowledge and experience with AWS Lambda
  • Familiarity with the Serverless Framework
  • Proficiency with IaC Serverless (preferably), Terraform, CDK
  • Knowledge of and experience with event-driven architecture
  • Knowledge of and experience with single database design
  • NoSQL (Preferable MongoDB and DynamoDB)
  • Experience of Fintech industry a plus

Orbital is an equal opportunity employer and values diversity. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, ethnicity, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, marital or disability status.



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