Junior Software Developer

Nimbla provides a first of a kind invoice protection solution so that Britain’s SMEs continue to trade with confidence. We're building the future of small business protection and are on a high growth trajectory, having just closed our first super seed round. A Barclays Techstars Alumni, we have the backing from a world-leading insurance company.

The Python Software Engineer will be someone who wants the freedom to build something different and help us keep thriving small businesses going. This is an opportunity to help shape the direction of one of the most promising FinTech startups in the UK. We will count on you to make a significant contribution to your success and will support yours in the process.

About you

You are a graduate or Junior Software Developer (full stack) who wants to become a key member of our growing team. You are analytical, love finding creative solutions to tough problems and enjoy working within a collaborative team.

The role

You will be working closely with our Senior Developers who will support and guide you while you build the new products and features that will allow Nimbla to reach its full potential. You will become an expert in JavaScript as you help build upon our existing code, and you will also have the opportunity to research and learn about other technologies as we enhance our data science and introduce machine learning into our services.

Your experience

● 1 to 2 years in JavaScript
● Knowledge of Node.js, React and Angular
● Can demonstrate a drive to learn new technologies quickly
● Have a keen sense of initiative

Bonus points

● Python
● Typescript
● XML
● Knowledge of FinTech or InsurTech
● Experience of working within a regulated industry

What to expect

● A competitive salary
● Equity options
● £1000 training budget per year
● Holidays: we offer 28 days holiday per annum, plus bank holidays and your birthday off
● Full auto-enrolment workplace pension for all employees with 2% employer contribution
● Comfortable and trendy TOG Whitechapel workspace
● Unlimited coffee, tea and fruit every day
● Discounts on cinema tickets, train tickets, etc.

Life-work balance

Autonomy and empowerment
What matters is that the job gets done and that we help each other in accomplishing our vision and goals. Once the goals are set, how you achieve results is up to you.

Radical candour
We all want to grow and we help each other do so by maintaining candid, open conversations, especially when it’s hard. Be kind, and be open and honest.

Dynamic working hours
We trust you to establish an effective working pattern that allows you to excel in your role. This includes working from home, of course.

Learning & development
Books, courses, and £1,000 budget to spend as you wish for your personal development.

Dog friendly
Our furry friend Oscar is in the office sometimes.

We believe in

Fairness
For our customers because we aim to make business a fairer place by protecting small and medium-sized businesses from bad debt. For our team because together, we create an environment in which everyone is comfortable developing within their roles and within the business.

Learning
Aim to learn something new every day, big or small to grow personally and bring about positive change.

Creativity
We each strive to be creative, support innovation and wonderful experiences to our users.

Measuring performance by more than time
Work smarter rather than harder and measure results rather than time.

Flexible working
Once you are familiar with our objectives and the way we work. We are based in the comfortable and trendy TOG Whitechapel workspace, a stone’s throw from the city. We would love to see you there but you will also have the opportunity to work remotely.

Apply today

Does this sound like you? Apply today by sending your CV and your motivation to jobs@nimbla.com.