Software Engineer: Go | Python (cross-train)

techfolk Ltd
Bristol (City Centre)
From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + negotiable
27 Sep 2016
25 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Fresh8 Gaming needs you to help create and integrate new capabilities for the management consoles that our customers and developers use. We will support your learning as you cross-train to Golang and Python. We’re an early stage business with ambition. We’re about collaboration and openness not command-and-control. We’re fast moving and we iterate and ship code fast. You’ll be joining a capable team of Developers and Engineers following TTD principles and working on open source technology within an Agile delivery framework. Our Senior Software Engineers will support your transition to Go and Python, and you will soon be enjoying autonomy while benefitting from the shared learning amongst your team. We offer a strong technical challenge and ongoing personal development from the many milestones ahead. Example upcoming projects in your team Personalised ad formats, based on customer behaviours and various data insights Campaign management functionality and selfservice automation for customers Campaign targeting for smart segmentation, geo targeting and control groups New customer tools e.g. A/B testing and MVT suites Integrating new ad layouts and customers About you You are positive, hardworking and easy to get on with You bring proven OOP skills, working with all layers of the software stack You're ready to transfer to Go and Python from any of: C++ | Clojure | Java | JavaScript | Node.js | PHP | Ruby | Scala etc. You can apply the principles of clean code to your work through TDD, pairing and review You may be considering junior or mid-level software engineer jobs in Bristol such as: Web Application Developer | Web Developer | Go Developer | Python Developer | C++ Developer | Java Developer | JavaScript Developer | Node.js Developer | PHP Developer | Ruby Developer | Scala Developer etc. Our current technology mix – we will help you get up to speed Golang | microservices | Python | Prometheus | PostgreSQL | Redis | Node.js | JavaScript | distributed systems | Linux | Google PubSub | GCP technologies | and more Salary and benefits £25,000 - £35,000 negotiable Flexible working practices | 25 days paid holiday - more extensive holiday allowance under consideration | a broad range of practical benefits provided via Perkbox | opportunities to grow your skillset using the latest technologies| personal development time/resources/conferences budget | choose your own hardware | season ticket loan and bike scheme | team outings and inter-office socials, we have offices both in Bristol and London | our whole stack is based on open source software, we've contributed to open source frameworks and plan to open source the reusable components from our application About us Fresh8 Gaming is developing a content serving platform that delivers contextually relevant sports betting adverts and information to existing subscribers within large betting platforms; Bet365 and Sky Bet are example customers. This utilises open source, machine learning and runs in the cloud at scale, supporting millions of subscribers worldwide. Location: central Bristol, by Temple Meads Even if your CV isn't ready, please talk with Andrew at techfolk to find out more This job was originally posted as