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Back End Developer - nodejs, expressjs, EDINBURGH

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Job Title: Back End Developer


FPSG are partnered with a hugely exciting FinTech business who are expanding their worldwide operations in Edinburgh and currently need to add an experienced Back End Developer to their ranks. You will be working on the development of numerous and varied interface to connections to outside parties across different platforms.

This role will play a key part in helping the business disrupt established players in the market and offer customers innovative products and services. You will become a pivotal member of the IT Team and overall business, helping to develop and implement payment service solutions to their Financial Services customers and their end SME sized customers.


Development and set up of Client's own API stack
- Backend (nodejs, expressjs, request, request-promise)
- involvement in development of their strategy for Open Banking and establishment of necessary infrastructure

Development of server side logic, definition and maintenance of central database

Ensuring high performance and responsiveness of application

Implementation of security and data protection solutions

Work with the product and design teams to understand our customer needs and requirements, help formulate use cases

Good problem solver, helping to identify solutions to difficult cases and help to deliver results to tight deadline

Work with external data sources and API's


Knowledge & Experience

People person being able to develop and grow within a new team

Understanding of Open Banking and the opportunities made available to start up organisations such as FPSG's FinTech Client base here in Edinburgh

Ability to make own decisions while working as part of a team

Have worked in a similar role (not necessarily within Financial Services)

Willing to work in a new environment where many decisions have still to be taken and where change is an ever present feature

Good knowledge of back end programming language(s)



In return, the successful Back End Developer with all the relevant matches for the role and business will receive a generous salary and package. Holidays and company initiatives will keep you motivated and the relaxed dress code inspires creativity over conformity to formal attire requirements elsewhere. Packages are bespoke based on experience.

Next Steps

Please ensure you submit your CV immediately for this opportunity. FPSG are partnered exclusively with our FinTech Client to meet all their hiring needs and will advise suitable candidates of the interview schedule that will progress swiftly and with guaranteed feedback. There is no messing around with a long, drawn out processes here……if you're deemed the best Back End Developer for the role, you'll get selected and offered a generous starting package.

Equal Opportunities:

FPSG is committed to equal opportunities regardless of gender, race, disability, sexual orientation, religion or belief and age.

We are Disability Confident and neurodiverse aware. If you have a disability, please tell us if there are any reasonable adjustments we can make to assist you in your application or with your recruitment process

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