Go Developer - Cambridge or remote
techfolk on behalf of Third Light — Company based in Cambridge, UK
Third Light is seeking a Go Developer, either a seasoned Gopher or capable back end developer looking to cross-train to Go, to help deliver sophisticated new product features for release to our Digital Asset Management product – features that will have immediate positive impact for our global user base.
You may work remotely as your full time arrangement, joining a team that already includes remote workers.
We're a small, but expanding, software development team building an enterprise-level software application with a highly-polished UI using state-of-the art techniques. We employ an iterative, design-led process where everyone on the team gets a say. We are agile and manage our work using a gentle scrum process and encourage a lightweight, productive approach to development.
We embrace open source and contribute back along the way. We encourage personal projects and hold regular informal 'conference days' to share experience and knowledge.
Now is a great time to join us with lots of new code to write; your opinion and expertise will be valued from day one.
Implement workflow and automation microservices to realise intuitive automated channel publishing tools
Extend image classifier daemon with face recognition tech to allow searching for individuals within the product
Migrate file metadata handling to a new Go microservice, improving speed and responsiveness for the end user
Automate orchestration of microservices in our product e.g. exploring Kubernetes
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We're looking for
A demonstrable interest in Go - e.g. substantive online learning / courses / tutorials, hobby projects, open source contributions or production experience
Proven back end coding skills, in a Linux environment
Experience in designing, building, and maintaining web services, ideally microservices
Experience with relational databases e.g. MySQL, PostgreSQL
Someone who may be considering Mid level, work from home, Back End Developer jobs such as: Go Developer | Go Microservices Developer | Golang Developer | Back-End Developer | Software Engineer | Linux Developer etc.
You may bring - or like to gain - skills in any of the following
Containers, containers as services and automated container deployment
Large-scale storage, manipulation and streaming of multimedia
Machine intelligence, visual recognition or similar numerical computation
Production experience in systems configuration, monitoring, logging, and metrics gathering
Our current technology mix
Salary and benefits
£35,000 - £50,000+ negotiable
Contributory pension scheme
25 days holiday + public holidays | flexible hours | bicycle and free car parking| on site cafe | good coffee and tea | choice of high end workstation | an adorable Beagle to brighten the office
Located: just outside Cambridge, UK; on the bus route, and commutable from Cambridge city centre, Bury St Edmunds, Ely, Huntingdon, Newmarket, Peterborough, Saffron Walden, St. Neots etc.
Remote working: you will work at our office for the first three to four weeks for onboarding. We want you to attend sprint show and tell meetings in person one day in every three weeks, and we want you to be here two or three weeks each year for knowledge sharing. We will cover reasonable travel expenses and accommodation costs. We will also cover reasonable costs incurred from running your home office.
Even if your CV isn't ready, please talk with Andrew at techfolk to find out more: 0117 318 2447 | firstname.lastname@example.org | @we_are_techfolk
techfolk is working on behalf of Third Light.
Third Light is a small, fast-expanding software company based just outside Cambridge. We create products that simplify the organisation and management of digital media files. Our products are used by hundreds of organisations such as the United Nations and Oxford University, brands that include NASCAR, NATO, and Virgin, and not-for-profits such as the Scouts and Guide Dogs. We employ integrity and intelligent thinking to provide well-designed, easy-to-use products and always strive to provide a high quality of customer service.
How to apply
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