Senior Software Development Engineer - Full Stack

London, England, United Kingdom · Technology


About the role

We're looking for a Senior Software Development Engineer to work across our systems - roughly 60% frontend and 40% backend - to help us build the top of the class product for our customers. You'll enjoy this role if you like the opportunities and challenges of working in a growing business and building extensible, secure and performant systems using widely accepted best practices. You will play a genuinely impactful part that makes a difference to our customers and the industry. You'll collaborate daily with engineering, product and commercial colleagues and help to build an effective and creative working culture.

About us

At Growth Street, we’re passionate about understanding growing businesses and helping them succeed. We're using technology to modernise the business loans sector.

We offer an innovative product that matches a wide range of investors’ funds with the working capital needs of ambitious businesses. Our marketplace offers borrowers lines of credit from £25k up to £2m. Our product is similar to a traditional bank overdraft but gives customers a smoother, faster, and more flexible experience.

Growth Street was founded in 2015 and we're a growing company of 70 people. We have 20 people working in Technology, building cloud-native systems drawing on experience from companies that include Lovefilm, BBC, Yahoo, Reuters, Bloomberg, JP Morgan and Amazon.

Whether we’re speaking to customers or to each other, we try at all times to live by our core values:

We are proud to be an equal opportunity organisation that embraces a diverse and inclusive working culture.

You can find more about what it’s like to be an engineer at Growth Street at


You will be a great hire if you can have an impact for the business by:

Your qualifications, skills and motivations

If you can answer "yes" to most of these questions you'd be a great fit:

Our tech stack includes, but is not limited to: Python 3.7; Django; Flask; PostgreSQL; Celery; AWS and React.


The role is based from our London office. We are located 1 minute from Aldgate Tube station, and just over 5 minutes from Liverpool Street station.

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