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  • Posted: 21/05/2021

    GoLang API Developer

    We have an exciting opportunity for a GoLang API Developer to join our agile and dynamic team. You will work with Go (Golang) mainly in a Microservices environment and will need to have experience of doing this in the past. You will have plenty of autonomy and ownership of what you do, working on both green field projects and supporting our existing web and mobile app projects. This is a great opportunity for somebody who wants to take their experience with Go (Golang) to the next level.

  • Chris Andrews
    Chris Andrews

    Head of Product & UX

  • Responsibilities

    Working closely with Product Management, Client Developers and Database Developers you will use your skills to develop and maintain our highly performant API infrastructure, leveraging AWS where possible and interacting with third party APIs and libraries when necessary. You will work with an experienced Golang developer and have the motivation and opportunity to improve your Golang skills.

    Required Skills

    • You will have at least 2 years’ experience in Golang with hands-on experience of concurrent development in a test driven, containerized environment.
    • Previously you may have used C++ or Java to gain your backend experience, but you are now focused on Golang as your primary language.
    • Docker
    • AWS (ECS, Lambda, S3, Cloudfront, mostly via the Golang SDK)
    • JSON
    • GIT
    • Unit Testing
    • Postman
    • Excellent communication skills, including contributing to Release Notes and peer-programming
    • Linux shell

    Desirable Skills

    • Jenkins
    • Linux Administration
    • DevOps
    • Red Hat Package Manager
    • YUM
    • Atlassian (JIRA and Bitbucket)
    • ORM

    If you are interested in this role please send your CV to chris.andrews@equineregister.co.uk