The Application Containerisation market is due to reach $8.5B by 2025 delivering a CAGR of 26.5%. This is being driven by many different organisations that are turning to container based infrastructure and microservices as a way of satisfying the ever complex role of Software Development. Recently, Kubernetes has become the standard in making this possible and is, in fact, the fastest growing project in open-source history. Appvia, founded in 2018, is a company of highly skilled engineers, who are building products to enable the deployment, maintaining and scaling of Kubernetes as well as the added challenge of delivering a truly cloud native vision.
We’re part of the Cloud Native Computing Foundation and for our customers like the Home Office and Bank of England, we’ve already got 700+ developers using our service, building over 500+ applications, in over 20,000+ containers, running a number of critical applications for the government both on-premise and via Azure, Amazon and Google.
You will get an opportunity to help shape how businesses deliver applications and improve the developer experience with well thought through products and engineering.
You will research, conceive and develop software applications to extend and improve Appvia’s product offerings, working with a talented cross-functional agile team.
You will be passionate about your industry and get an opportunity to make a real difference to the business you are part of.
Design, develop, test, deploy, maintain and improve software
Collaborate with colleagues and users on a regular basis to build out assumptions with prototypes
Build features whilst maintaining backwards compatibility
Express improvements and ideas to further develop products
Communicate effectively with all stakeholders to drive out user requirements
Lead on an idea, design and deliver working prototypes
A strong understanding of the full software development lifecycle
Passionate about driving the best product outcomes for all users
Ability to challenge and understand real user requirements and map them to tangible technical objectives
Pragmatic and methodical approach in solving difficult technical problems
Understanding of scalable and distributed microservice concerns
Ability to architect and maintain backward compatible APIs
A passion for new technology and automation
Practical understanding of distributed systems
Good understanding of industry best practices
At least 5 years designing and developing backend systems ideally in Golang
Experience of working on and contributing to Open Source Software projects
Previous exposure to modern front-end frameworks
Experienced in BDD and test automation
Experience developing on and with the Kubernetes API
Previous Ruby/Python experience would be beneficial
Exposure to Cloud and Developer PaaS products
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
26 Days Holiday including your birthday off (plus bank holidays)