Senior Software Engineer

Position Type

Permanent - Full Time




Daresbury, UK

Role Purpose

As a Senior Software Engineer, you will deliver scalable enterprise applications for in-house and external users, using cutting edge technologies and techniques. The position will give you a real opportunity to be involved in true “greenfield” development projects.

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Working in a multi-disciplinary software team, you will play an important role in the ongoing development, improvement and maintenance of our in house, custom built applications to support our financial services products. You will also be a part of the creation and development of new applications as the company grows and our service offering expands.

You will be involved throughout the entire development life cycle of a product and must be able to identify and analyse any issues or problems and come up with an efficient solution to solve them. You will work on the current transition from monolithic applications to microservices, designing and developing high-volume, low-latency applications for mission-critical systems and delivering high-availability and performance.

Also, you will contribute to code reviews and continuous improvement of software development best practices to insure the high-quality standards of well designed, testable and efficient code.

You must have a passion for ongoing personal development and enjoy working as part of a high performing team.

Skills and Abilities

  • Strong core Java development experience
  • Commercial experience of Spring / Spring Boot
  • Microservices / Service Oriented Architecture
  • RESTful APIs knowledge
  • Must be well versed with containerisation solutions such as Docker or Kubernetes
  • Experience developing enterprise systems
  • Experience working in an Agile environment
  • Experience with Jenkins for CI / CD
  • Messaging technologies (ActiveMQ, RabbitMQ, etc…)
  • Source control management (Git)
  • Must have Feign experience
  • Knowledge of AWS cloud is a plus
  • Ability to work independently
  • Flexible, adaptable and able to deal with ambiguity
  • Thrives in a collaborative teamworking environment
  • Enjoys working at pace
  • Customer centric mindset with a can-do attitude
  • High degree of personal integrity, honesty and professionalism


  • Up to £60,000 per annum (depending on experience)
  • Outstanding opportunity in a rapidly growing, global fintech business
  • The chance to work with some of the most talented people in finance in a non-hierarchical environment
  • Competitive salary and benefits including:
    • Private Medical Insurance
    • 4 x Salary Life Insurance
    • Income Protection
    • Medical Cash Plan
    • Contributory Pension Scheme up to 10%
    • Discretionary Bonus Scheme

Perks of the job

Hard Work, Well Paid

Our mix of salary, bonus and equity means that when your hard work leads to Greensill's success, you will be generously rewarded. What's more, all of our compensation packages include competitive pensions and benefits.

Great People, Great Work

Greensill people are smart. We are original thinkers who bring innovative ideas to work everyday. We work hard, respect one another, and are treated equally, no matter our position in the company.

Bright Future, Worldwide

The phenomenal rate of global growth that Greensill enjoys translates into abundant opportunity for career development, no matter your role or geographic location. Join us for an exciting career path that can only be offered by one of the fastest growing fintechs in the business.

Cool Offices, Cool Places

Wherever you work for Greensill, you will be in a smart, inclusive and friendly office with all the resources you need. We choose the best locations in the best cities, so you can focus on your work in a challenging and energetic environment without the typical burdens of bureaucracy or hierarchy.

Hear from our people

It’s exciting to come to work and be part of a growing company with fantastic people, where we pull out all the stops to get the job done.

Ann Jones,
Team Leader Payments, UK

Greensill encourages an entrepreneurial spirit among its employees that empowers and inspires our team to find innovative solutions every day.

Adam Cherubini,
VP Origination, USA

I enjoy working in a growth environment, with spirited and smart, eager colleagues who are keen to learn every day.

Myrjam Tschoeke,
Global Head of Origination, Germany

Every day is different, and the team is made up of people from such varied backgrounds so you’re constantly learning and getting different ideas on how to do things.

Debora Santosa,
VP Origination, Australia

Greensill provides an inclusive, family-natured, innovational culture that encourages out of the box thinking.

Jivesh Singh,
Associate, South Africa

Greensill gives hardworking employees the support they need to grow professionally, and the freedom to take on as much responsibility as they desire.

Rachelle Bower,
Analyst, USA

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