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Java/Scala Backend Developer - Fintech Scale-Up

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Listed on: 1st September
Location: London
Salary Notes: Competitive + Benefits
Type: Permanent
Start Date: ASAP

Seeking talented and forward thinking Java and/or Scala Developers with a background or interest in FinTech/ Finance/ Blockchain.

Having recently secured Series-B funding, Copper is the ideal place for individuals wanting to enjoy a creative, collaborative and ambitious start-up mentality, with the support of an established team. We are building the next wave of cryptocurrency software solutions; including award winning products such as Clearloop - the first platform to connect custodians and exchanges in one secure trading loop, with real time settlement.

 In this role you will:

  • Have the opportunity to work on brand new greenfield projects within the cryptocurrency and blockchain technology space.
  • Participate in every stage of product and feature development from conceptualisation to architecture, to build, to release, to iteration and support
  • Be building the backend for our new features, as well as supporting the existing product lines
  • Integrate with cryptocurrency exchanges, traditional financial services providers, payment networks and other third-parties
  • Build out our support new layer one and two blockchain assets, as well as support the existing
  • Work with a tech stack that includes Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA), AWS, CI/CD pipelines, Java, Scala, JavaScript, Backend, ReactJS Frontend, Native iOS, macOS and Windows apps in ElectronJS.

We'd love to hear from you if you have:

  • You are well-versed with the OOP paradigm and design patterns.
  • Significant experience building Scala/Java applications.
  • A good understanding of RESTful API and HTTP principles.
  • An understanding of the critical importance of unit tests, well-versed and able to build automated tests of server-side code (TDD).
  • Strong written and spoken English language capability.
  • A pragmatic approach to problem solving, including communicating effectively with your team.
  • Drive and Passion for your work and the product you are working on.
  • A desire to continuously improve and develop yourself.
  • Experience of FinTech/ Finance/ Blockchain - we are also open to experienced developers outside of these industries.

We Offer:

  • A unique opportunity to join an exciting and fast-growing, truly global scale-up in the most dynamic industry in the world today.
  • A supportive and friendly team working towards the common goal, willing to share their knowledge and help you every step of the way.
  • Opportunities to participate in different workstreams and undertake internal and external training to grow professionally as a multi-stack, broad outlook developer.
  • The opportunity to combine home and office working.
  • Competitive Salary and Benefits package

More About Us

Copper is a FinTech Scale up that has quickly established itself as the go-to provider of safeguarding and trading infrastructure for institutions investing in digital assets. 

We create and maintain the systems that enable vast sums of crypto-assets to move quickly and securely between exchanges and hedge funds, private banks, family offices, and high net-worth individuals. 

Our award-winning products are constantly evolving to meet client and market demands. Copper prides itself on its ability to adapt products and services more quickly than any of its competitors.

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Reference: TJ/10094/Backend 09/2021
Job ID: 2973532

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