Software Engineer 80K (New to Belfast - Golang)

Job Description

We are seeking a passionate Go Developer to be an integral part of this brand new entry to the Belfast market. In this role, you will primarily focus on developing and optimising their cutting-edge trading platform.

As a Go Developer, your dedication to software engineering will be crucial in delivering a high-performance trading platform, aiming to shape the future of digital asset trading. Your responsibilities will encompass maintaining and enhancing their trading algorithms, ensuring robustness, speed, and scalability.


  • Up to £80,000
  • Generous RSUs
  • Bonus 10-15%
  • Various other market leading benefits

Key Responsibilities

  • Develop, test, and maintain the Golang-based trading platform ensuring high performance and responsiveness.
  • Collaborate with technical teams to ensure seamless integration and maintain a smooth DevOps workflow.
  • Implement AWS containers to support Go implementation and robust repository maintenance.
  • Utilise Kubernetes for streamlined application development, deployment, and scaling.
  • Integrate our platform with React to provide a powerful user interface, ensuring seamless REST API access for our users.
  • Stay updated with new Golang features, libraries, and best practices, ensuring our trading technology stays ahead of the curve.
  • Work with the QA team to identify, prioritise, and fix any issues ensuring high-quality releases.
  • Demonstrate proactive approach towards incorporating feedback and making iterative improvements.

Qualifications and Skill Sets

  • Bachelor's degree in computer science, IT, or a related field.
  • Demonstrated proficiency in Go programming with a focus on performance and scalability.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • At least 3 years of experience in software development with a focus on Go programming in Microservice focused environments
  • Experience working with AWS/GCP
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Ability to work well within a collaborative team environment.
  • Familiarity with Go templating, frameworks, and tooling.

For further information on this vacancy, or any other Java/Javascript/Golang jobs in Belfast or wider Northern Ireland, please apply via the link or contact Ben Sidebotham on Linkedin or Phone - 07946771838.