Form3 • 100% Remote (Argentina)

Senior Software Engineer (Kubernetes)

Fully-remote

Fully flexible hours

Job Description

WHO WE ARE?

Our mission started in the UK and we're currently one of the top startups to work for in the UK and Europe.

We’re now looking for outstanding Senior Software Engineers to join our new engineering team that we will be building in Argentina. As one of our first Argentina-based engineering hires you will have a rare and exciting opportunity to shape the product and the team we hire, you'll be working 100% remotely and cross-collaborating with our engineers based in the EU, UK & Canada. This will enable us to diversify our talent distribution and bring in some of the world's best engineers to build Form3's revolutionary payment technology platform.

THE TEAM

All our engineers work within small, agile, self-managed teams that emphasise best practice and believe quality is everyone’s responsibility. They favour collaborative development and leverage open-source tools and communities, whilst making sure to share their know-how back up stream.

Form3 have recently completed a third round of funding, raising $160 million meaning we are looking to grow our Engineering team significantly as part of our 5-year road-map. As a result, we have multiple vacancies open for this position, as well as across other roles in our Engineering team. With this in mind, if this role isn't the right fit for you, please do take a look at our other Engineering vacancies on our website here.

THE ROLE
We are looking for Software Engineers with a passion for Kubernetes to join us on an exciting journey as we build the next phase of the Form3 financial cloud SaaS platform. For our FPS gateway, we currently run bare metal kubernetes clusters in our data centre meshed together with kubernetes clusters from public cloud providers. There are many exciting projects we have working with this cutting edge technology.

TECHNICAL ENVIRONMENT
Go, AWS, Kubernetes, TravisCI, Docker, Terraform, Vault, Consul, Linkerd, Redis, Prometheus, Postgres, Elasticsearch, PACT, Github, DevOps, TDD, BDD, Pair Programming

FORM3'S EARLY K8s PLATFORM

Observability: Prometheus & Cortex | CI/CD: Flux | Networking: Cilium | Cloud hosting: EKS, GKE | Messaging: Nats | On-prem infrastructure management: Cloudstack & Digital rebar WHAT WE'RE LOOKING FOR

  • A background in Software Engineering and solid programming experience (preferably with Go but we're flexible on this)
  • Knowledge of Kubernetes inside-out (CKA & CKAD qualifications are a plus)
  • Experience migrating AWS ECS to Kubernetes (ideally)
  • Excitement towards the idea of building the next generation Form3 platform on Kubernetes, helping to solve technical challenges around how to make our platform cloud agnostic and scaleable in order to handle billions of payments

At Form3, we're really proud to be an international employer that fosters a diverse and multicultural work environment. However, we do use English as the main form of work and business communication i.e., pair programming. As a result, we explicitly require all applicants to submit their CV in English.

BENEFITS

  • 100% remote work
  • Flexible working arrangements
  • Health & wellness allowance
  • Remote working equipment allowance
  • Primary caregiver leave
  • 4 hours of “investment time” per week, to spend working on projects that you are passionate about improving
  • Learning days, Udemy and educational reimbursement etc.
  • Mental Health support via Spill
  • Perlego subscription
  • Full details available on our careers page

Form3 appreciates that we all lead different and often really busy lives. We work remotely 100% of the time and many of us work part time. If you’re interested in hearing what different flexible working arrangements may be available, we’d love to chat. ABOUT US We are an award-winning cloud-native payment technology provider for financially regulated institutions. Launched in 2016, we've doubled in size year on year as we continue to redefine what a truly instant payment experience means.We celebrate diversity, promote entrepreneurialism and are committed to giving everyone a say in shaping our business. Here you will grow as a person and accomplish incredible things. A career at Form3 is empowering, inspiring and fun. Join us and help shape the future of payments. EQUAL OPPORTUNITIES At Form3 we embrace equal opportunity and are committed to building a diverse team of exceptional individuals. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, colour, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, or disability status and it is our strong belief that the more inclusive we are as a business, the better our work will be.

As an inclusive employer, we guarantee to interview all disabled applicants who meet the minimum criteria for this role. We encourage all candidates who consider themselves to have a disability to notify us of any reasonable adjustments that may be required during the recruitment process. This includes providing job adverts in alternative, accessible formats or adjustments required at interview stage.

If you consider yourself to have a disability under the UN definition and would like to be considered under this scheme and/or require any reasonable adjustments please let us know by sending an email to careers@form3.tech clearly stating your consent for us to process this data.

For more information please refer to our Recruitment Data Policy.

Company benefits

Open to part-time employees
Open to job sharing
Summer hours
30 days annual leave + bank holidays
Udemy and educational reimbursements

The FlexScore® is the result of a rigorous 2-step verification of a company’s flexibility

First we assess the flexibility options Form3 provides and then we anonymously survey a statistically significant proportion of their employees to make sure Form3 is as flexible as they say they are. Our assessment is based on the six key elements of flexibility: location, hours, autonomy, benefits, role modelling and work-life balance.

We ask the hard questions so you don’t have to.

Working at Form3

Company employees

350

Gender diversity (male:female)

75:25

Office locations

Remote (EU) / London

Funding levels

$160,000,000

Hiring Countries

United Kingdom
What employees are saying

"I have been fully convinced by remote working for several years, having commuted 2 hours each way to work for a long time. The fact that Form3 are geared up from the outset to be remote friendly was truly refreshing."

Anonymous Engineer at Form3

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