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Principal Software Development Engineer

Apply2021-01-14 11:38:182022-01-06GCS Recruitment

Principal Software Development Engineer

Date posted: January 14, 2021
€88533.77 - €121733.93 per annum
Other, Europe
Job description


My client are industry leaders for their online payment solutions and have grown from 70 to 400 employees over the last 2 years.

At present they are looking for a Principal Software Engineer with solid Python, Ruby or Golang expertise to join them on a staff basis.


Based in London, my client offer competitive salaries, flexible working and a diverse environment with the opportunity to develop & progress.

As a Principal Software Engineer you will provide leadership across their teams being a key decision maker from an engineering perspective.

  • Lead the architecture, design and implementation of complex systems
  • Produce high-quality designs & architecture (robust, stable, scalable, cost-effective etc.)
  • Lead by example, mentoring more junior engineers and being hands on when necessary
  • Provide consultation on technical challenges involving architecture, scalability, system-wide performance and engineering best practice
  • Bring business context to key engineering decisions


The successful Principal Software Engineer would have experience in web-development, with a strong awareness of technologies across the stack.

  • Strong Python, Golang or Ruby experience
  • Previous experience designing, implementing and deploying enterprise-level systems
  • Passionate about building well-tested systems
  • Strong problem-solving skills
  • Leadership qualities and the ability to influence technically


If you're an experience Software Engineer (Python, Golang or Ruby) at Principal level or looking to progress, please hit apply!!

GCS Computer Recruitment Services is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

Reference: PSD60741_1610624301

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