Deriv (Europe) Ltd

Back-End Developer

  • Basis:  Full-Time
  • Closing Date:  28 Apr, 2021
  • Job Ref:  KMP-59923

Job Description

About us
We’re Deriv. We’re all about trading. We’re the geeky upstarts who pioneered an industry. That was 20 years ago. We’re still going strong. More than a million traders from around the globe have trusted us with their money. We work across continents so traders can get trading simply, from anywhere, at any time and every time. Be part of something big. Join us.

Our team
You’ll be part of the Back-End team at Deriv.com. We design, develop, and debug the company’s server-side apps and databases to delight our customers with a flawless digital experience.

Your role
As a Back-End Developer at Deriv.com, you’ll create high-performance software that will be the core of our trading services. Your clean code contributes to better integration and leads to engaging products. You will improve the scalability of our suite of tools, from APIs to web and mobile apps to plugins, helping us to meet the needs of our rapidly growing customer base.

What you’ll do

  • Build and test scalable, low-latency applications, APIs, and plugins for our customers, internal teams, and third-party developers
  • Troubleshoot applications during development and deployment
  • Build automated unit and integration tests and perform code reviews to improve the code quality
  • Participate in the deployment of new products and features by collaborating with other teams
  • Make codebases consistent and maintainable

What you have

  • Expertise in one of the programming languages, preferably Perl, Python, PHP, C/C++, Go, or Ruby
  • Ability to produce high-quality, self-documenting code by using test-driven development (TDD) techniques
  • Knowledge of information security and data protection
  • Familiarity with CPAN, NGINX, JavaScript, Redis, and Git
  • Excellent spoken and written English communication skills

What’s good to have

  • Experience with asynchronous programming and scalable systems
  • Experience with relational database design and / or open-source RDBMS systems such as MySQL and PostgreSQL
  • Background in Linux and other open-source platforms

 What we’ll give you

  • Growth-inducing challenges
  • Productive work atmosphere
  • Cooperation, support, and empowerment
  • Career progression opportunities
  • Market-based salary
  • Annual performance bonus
  • Health benefits
  • Casual dress code
  • Travel and internet allowances

Location
Birkirkara, Malta

About the location
Malta is a historical archipelago country in the middle of the Mediterranean Sea. Rich with beautiful beaches, cathedrals, museums, cafes, and retail outlets, Malta is an ideal location to work from.