Senior Backend Development


go postgres rest api Mayfair, London | Full-Time

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Who we are

Verisart is an art certification platform which provides Certificates of Authenticity posted to the Bitcoin blockchain, leveraging the distributed ledger to provide immutable records of provenance corresponding to a physical asset.

For more information, please visit our website: http://verisart.com

What we’re looking for

We’re currently seeking a Senior Backend Developer to take a leading role in developing the Verisart platform, joining our rapidly growing team in the heart of Mayfair, London.


  • Taking a leading role in architectural design of the Verisart platform

  • Developing new service while incrementally improving the system’s current features

  • Applying testing principles and liaise with QA engineers to track and improve product robustness

  • Supporting the ongoing refactoring and improvement of the Verisart codebase

  • Working within an agile methodology, driven by weekly sprints

  • Supporting the business team by providing valuable input on the development roadmap for the product

Minimum qualifications:

  • 3+ years experience with Go

  • 2+ years experience with Postgres/Neo4J

  • Experience designing and maintaining RESTful APIs

  • Experience designing and implementing micro services architecture

  • Experience with Heroku, AWS or Google Cloud

Desired qualifications

  • Experience with DevOps (build automation, Docker, CI/CD)

  • Experience with Blockchain and Bitcoin

  • Experience with JavaScript/React

  • Experience with JIRA

  • Experience TDD / unit testing / writing technical documentation

What we offer

  • Competitive salary and a chance to shape the art market’s use of blockchain technology

  • Opportunity to join an employee options scheme and own a part of Verisart

  • Beautiful, bright workspace in Mayfair, London with good transport links

Salary range £40,000 — 80,000