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Backend Web Developer (26996)

Cambridge, hybrid working
to £45,000 DoE

Market data tool development

In this role you will be working in a team developing interactive systems – not just websites – capable of monitoring high-throughput real-time data from around the globe. Tackling such a challenging problem with high reliability requires a practical approach to development, using well-tested and dependable technologies.

This role is suitable for new graduates with substantial relevant university projects, internships, or placement years. Candidates with more commercial experience will also be considered.


  • Top Computer Science or a STEM degree (1st or 2:1) from a prestigious university (Russell Group or similar).
  • Good knowledge of PHP and MySQL / MariaDB with large datasets (100GB+).
  • Understanding of a modern web backend language (PHP8, Python, Node.js, etc…) and framework (Django, Symphony, Laravel, etc…).
  • Full rights to work in the UK without time restriction.

This industry leading company is a great place to start or re-energise your career with their continuous career development programme and competitive starting salary. Their office is situated close to the train station in central Cambridge and there are opportunities to travel to their other offices across North America and Asia.

Keywords: PHP, Python, JavaScript, Go, Symphony, Laravel, Django, Flask, Node.js, Express.js, Gin, SQL, MySQL, MariaDB, OOP, Containers, Docker, Microservices

Please note: even if you don’t have exactly the background indicated, do contact us now if this type of job is of interest – we may well have similar opportunities that you would be suited to. And of course, we always get your permission before submitting your CV to a company.

Recommend for £250 – see www.ecmselection.co.uk/tell-a-friend for details.