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About The Role
We are looking for experienced Back-End Developers to join our App Development team who can help expedite the development process of our MVP. The current app development team consists of 3 experienced developers with over 15 years of industry experience collectively: 1 Back-End Developer, 1 Front-End Developer and an iOS Product Lead. The purpose of the MVP is to allow us to launch the base features of our product vision and collect valuable user feedback.
If you are a Back-End Developer who takes pride in the success of the applications you work on, want to see your work be featured on the App Store and would like to be part of a purpose-driven young start-up, then this position is for you.
Role Objectives & Responsibilities
Assist rest of the development team in completing MVP remaining features: Building push notification service, Implementation of cart, checkout & messaging (chat) systems, Third party payment integration, Third party social media integration, Add remove and refresh product list (for Shop & Marketplace), etc…
Participate in the entire application lifecycle, focusing on coding and debugging.
Comfortable following an agile development approach.
Write clean code to develop functional mobile applications, and build reusable code and libraries for future use.
Troubleshoot and debug applications.
Perform UI tests to optimise performance.
Brainstorm approaches to execute on new features proposed in “Version X: Product Vision”.
Liaise with co-founder and design team to create and identify new features.
Skills & Requirements
BSc degree in Computer Science or relevant field (alternatives also acceptable if supplemented with a strong portfolio and relevant work experience).
Proficient in Java Programming Language (with at least 2 - 4 years’ experience).
Strong knowledge of database structures and algorithms: proficient in at least one database system (e.g. MySQL).
Strong knowledge and skill in API integration (with direct experience using third-party API integration systems).
Proven work experience as a Back-End developer, with a strong portfolio.
Have experience building mobile apps (a plus but not required).
Desirable Personal Qualities
Excellent analytical and problem solving skills.
Highly organised individuals with effective time management skills (planning, scheduling, etc…).
Excellent communication skills (especially around deadlines)
Excellent documentation skills!
Result oriented individuals.
Proactive: a self-starter that takes initiative and has a willingness to undertake challenging tasks.
Someone who’s looking for a challenge and a chance to create something that will have real impact in the world.
Join a young, up-and-coming London based start-up, that is creating a platform with the aim of revolutionising the fashion industry.
You will be working to build cutting edge technologies and integrate them into the fashion e-commerce shopping experience including: AR and 3D Imaging, building and integrating an AI Chat-Bot Service, building a state of the art recommendation system, and much more!
Our company is purpose-driven with a strong focus on sustainability, motivated by our desire to empower fashion shoppers to transition into sustainable shopping.
Have the opportunity to join the founding team and gain direct experience in pitching to investors, participating in world class accelerators and presenting at conferences all around the world.