SOFTWARE ENGINEER (BACKEND)

  • Taurus Group SA
  • Geneva, Geneve, Switzerland
  • 16/08/2019
Full time Data Science Machine Learning Data Analytics Big Data Statistics

Job Description

This is a great opportunity to work directly in the blockchain, digital assets and cryptocurrencies areas for a dynamic and promising Swiss FinTech company. If you want to be part of a new entrepreneurial adventure to build a new kind of financial services firm, then we just might have the job meant for you. 

Profile & Responsibilities 
You believe that software only makes sense if it works at any time; you know that reconciling production with development is full of technical challenges. You have a knack for automation as well as creative debugging skills, you understand how computer systems work (networking, OS, distributed systems). 

With your strong inclination towards really understanding things (vs just knowing the bare minimum), you’re able to independently learn new/previously unknown technologies and to read other people's code in various languages. 

For this vacancy we are seeking a graduate from a university, polytechnic or other specialized college, with existing practical experience in Linux and Software development. You will be part of a team of highly skilled engineers to help building the next generation digital platform to trade, invest and protect digital assets. 

Responsibilities 

write clean, modular, maintainable, robust code to implement the desired requirements 
work closely with stakeholders to ensure product requirements are understood 
perform technical analysis of requirements 
ensure high level of quality 
take full ownership of the product from design to implementation, deployment and operation 
QUALIFICATION & EXPERIENCE 
solid developer experience with Go, good understanding of the cloud native ecosystem 
experience with modern software development practises (continuous deployment, etc..) 
experience with Linux, networking, security, cryptography, distributed systems, distributed databases 
experience with TypeScript is a plus 
ability to work both independently and in cooperation with others 
a sense of urgency and ownership over the product 
intellectually curious, passionate, and inventive 
focus on quality and simplicity, sweat the details, and delight our users 
motivated to solve problems in unique and innovative ways 
BENEFITS 
Learn with highly skilled and experienced team 
Collaborate with world renowned experts 
Start-up challenging environment 
Home office possible 
Working in Banking / Fintech / Blockchain area 
The company’s DNA is based on merit. As such, there will be significant growth opportunities for the candidates that deliver results and show the right mindset. Home office is possible after trial period.