Senior Node.js Developer - Back end

£90,000 | London | Permanent

ECOM Recruitment

Posted 26 days ago


Job Title: Senior Backend Developer (Node.js + TypeScript, GCP)

Location: London (On-site 3 days per week)

Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum + Stock Options

Are you a talented Senior Backend Developer looking for an exciting opportunity to join a cutting-edge fintech startup? Do you have expertise in Node.js, TypeScript, GCP, and Prisma? If so, we want to hear from you!

About Us:

We are a dynamic fintech startup backed by £50 million in seed funding, poised to revolutionize the industry. Our innovative platform aims to redefine the way people manage their finances, providing seamless and secure solutions for our users.

Role Overview:

As a Senior Backend Developer, you will play a pivotal role in architecting and developing robust backend systems to power our platform. You will collaborate closely with cross-functional teams to design and implement scalable solutions that meet the needs of our growing user base. This is a fantastic opportunity to join a fast-paced startup environment and make a significant impact on the future of finance.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Design, develop, and maintain high-performance backend services using Node.js and TypeScript.
  • Implement and optimize database schemas using Prisma.
  • Deploy and manage services on Google Cloud Platform (GCP).
  • Collaborate with frontend developers to integrate backend services with the user interface.
  • Write clean, well-tested code and participate in code reviews to ensure code quality and maintainability.
  • Stay up-to-date with the latest technologies and best practices in backend development.


  • Extensive experience developing backend applications with Node.js and TypeScript.
  • Strong knowledge of cloud computing platforms, particularly Google Cloud Platform (GCP).
  • Experience with Prisma or other ORM frameworks.
  • Familiarity with Docker and container orchestration tools (e.g., Kubernetes).
  • Solid understanding of RESTful API design principles.
  • Excellent problem-solving skills and attention to detail.
  • Strong communication and collaboration skills.
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or a related field (or equivalent experience).


  • Competitive salary up to £90,000 per annum, depending on experience.
  • Stock options, allowing you to share in the success of our growing company.
  • Flexible working arrangements, with the opportunity to work remotely part-time.
  • Dynamic and collaborative work environment with a focus on innovation.
  • Opportunity for professional growth and advancement within the company.
  • Regular team events and social activities.

If you're passionate about backend development and ready to take on a new challenge with a rapidly growing fintech startup, we'd love to hear from you! Apply now with your CV and a cover letter outlining your relevant experience and why you're the perfect fit for this role. Join us in shaping the future of finance!

InterQuest Group is acting as an employment agency for this vacancy. InterQuest Group is an equal opportunities employer and we welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of age, disability, gender, religion/belief, race, marriage, civil partnership, pregnancy, maternity, sex or sexual orientation. Please make us aware if you require any reasonable adjustments throughout the recruitment process.