As a backend engineer you develop software in Go that extracts financial data from APIs and from multiple online sources.
You subsequently transform such data into structured insight stored and maintained in our database and served to customers through our web app and API.
Your role is tightly connected to the work of our Data & Insight team consisting of researchers with financial and local domain knowledge that create curated company- and industry analyses on the basis of your code.
Who are you?
We are looking for someone who is excited to learn about the booming private equity sector and keen to drive its digitisation.
You love working in a small team without corporate structures and a collegiate working environment.
On top of that, we are looking for the following skills :
Go skills - We require at least 1 year of (fulltime) Go programming, or at least 4 years of Java / C# programming combined with the desire to transition to Go.
Experience with PostgreSQL and / or - Google Cloud Platform is also a big plus.
Ambitious - You are excited to push the boundaries of digitising traditional investment analysis
Languages - As a European company we work with many local documents (esp. financial statements). Knowledge of German or French or another European language, even at a basic level, is an advantage.
Flourish in a culture of trust, ownership, and standard of excellence
Getting-things-done environment with sharp and knowledgeable colleagues
Minimal time spent in meetings
Speak English in a pan-European company
Work (partly or fully) remote whenever you want... or in one of our lovely office hubs in Amsterdam, London, Frankfurt or Paris
The best equipment needed for your job, including MacBook Pro, iPhone, etc.
Enjoy flexible working hours and holidays wishes (paid and extra unpaid leave)
Excellent compensation package
Company-wide outings and events