Graduate Backend Developer

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Full-Time, London UK

Entia is an award-winning medical device technology company. Entia’s purpose is to make life-changing health conditions easier to live with by enabling treatment and management to take place at home.

Due to a very exciting stage of growth and development, we are looking for a graduate backend developer to join our new software team. You will play a key part in creating a cloud backend that will change the way people receive care for life-changing conditions by connecting their home to the hospital.

You will work collaboratively with an R&D team of designers, engineers and product managers developing a product that will allow patients to manage a chronic condition at home. User-centred design is at the heart of how we work, so you’ll also have the opportunity to develop your user research and insight skills.

What You'll Do:

  • Work with our backend developer to create from scratch a backend platform that will connect our products in the home, our analytics platform and the hospital.
  • Define and architect a solution that will eventually scale to connect systems around the globe.
  • Be part of an extremely capable team that will transform connected healthcare through the cloud.

You are:

  • Someone who enjoys taking responsibility for their own tasks as well as producing high-quality work as part of a team.
  • Great at building relationships and connecting across technical, product and creative cultures
  • A team player able to balance tasks across multiple projects and happy to collaborate with others.
  • Comfortable communicating with both technical and creative team members.
  • Resourceful, with a hands-on approach to problem-solving.
  • Comfortable with giving and receiving feedback that helps people and products to improve.
  • Passionate about the quality of your work
  • Open, transparent and collaborative
  • Self-motivated and happy to take ownership of your tasks
  • Resourceful and proactive in solving problems

You Must Have:

  • Experience with at least one of the following languages: Python (3), Go, C/C++, C#.
  • Excellent software testing skills.
  • A meticulous approach to documentation.
  • Knowledge and experience of modern software development processes.
  • Experience of designing schema for SQL databases.
  • Experience in designing web APIs.
  • Experience in using containers and container orchestration.
  • Knowledge and experience of DevOps
  • Experience of using Git.

Ideally, You Will Have:

  • Experience in building RESTful APIs.
  • Knowledge of how to design schema for NoSQL.

What We Can Offer:

  • A flexible and fun work environment filled with passionate and extremely capable people.
  • We encourage and support professional development, and internal career progression to see every Entia employee achieve their greatest potential.
  • Regular team-building company events - monthly team lunches, international team trips and more.
  • A well-stocked fridge, biscuits and fruit as well as endless tea and coffee to keep us going throughout the day.
  • Time to be inspired e.g. attending conferences, talks or exhibitions.
  • Collaborations with world-leading research institutions and companies.
  • The opportunity to work on a product that could improve the lives of millions of people.
  • Learning how to develop software rapidly in a heavily regulated industry
  • Being part of a growing company where you’ll learn and gain responsibilities quickly
  • A state of the art 3D printer and a kitted out workshop to quickly prototype ideas and hack something together.

To apply:

Please provide a cover letter and CV.