Software Developer

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

We are always looking for new talent and even if we do not t have a role opened right now, we would love to hear from you. At Nimbla, a Developer will be someone who wants the freedom to build something different and help us keep the thriving small business enterprise alive. This is the 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 our success and will support yours in the process.

About You

You are a highly competent developer who excels in an open environment where you will have the flexibility to work in a way that suits you best. With a passion for engineering high-quality scalable solutions, you will be experienced in UI development, API design and Microservices.

You Will

  • Write, test and deploy features to our core products

  • Take pleasure from clear code and see writing tests as an integral part of the development process

  • Be driven to build interesting software

  • Be able to troubleshoot difficult technical issues

  • Love to solve complex technical problems while learning new technologies in the process

  • Curious and ask questions to deepen understanding and create the best solutions

  • Seek continual self-improvement

  • Be an enthusiastic team player who enjoys collaborating across teams

  • Be able to excel with minimal supervision

  • Be able to multitask in a dynamic, early-stage environment

  • Have excellent communication skills

Your Experience

  • Proficient in Node.js and JavaScript

  • Provision new services and maintain our existing cloud infrastructure using AWS and containers

  • Improve internal testing, deployment, monitoring tools and processes

  • Contribute to product planning and solving ongoing scaling and architectural challenges

  • Maintain and support CI/CD tooling for automated build, test and deployment

  • Have strong knowledge of API design and best practices

  • A thorough understanding of UI Development using tools like React and Angular.

  • Comfortable with testing as part of the development process: Unit, functional, integration

  • Strong databases knowledge, both Relational and Document-based

  • Working knowledge of Microservices architectures

Bonus Points For

  • Experience deploying large-scale platforms in the cloud

  • Knowledge of Fin-Tech or Insur-Tech

  • Experience of working within a regulated industry