Software Engineer (Clojure) - Bristol at Gresham Technologies PLC (Bristol, UK)

Software Engineer (Clojure) - Bristol at Gresham Technologies PLC (Bristol, UK)

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Location: Bristol, UK
Type: Full Time
Created: 2021-10-02 05:00:22

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Looking to advance your career at a leading Fintech working with the latest technologies, working as part of a global support team? As a Software engineeryou will contribute to all aspects of development lifecycle with the majority of your time devoted to design and coding in Clojure. Its likely you will have to spend considerable effort building your financial services domain knowledge and understanding of bank processes around seemingly simple conceptssuch asinterest, deposits, paymentsetc.

About Us:

A career at Gresham provides a unique blend of agility, innovation, empowerment and warmth. Were well established with global clients and an admired product meaning you can feel secure and confident about your future. But we still retain the agility and intimacy of a small business meaning you can influence change and see the impact of your ideas. We limit hierarchy and are big on collaboration, so youll be challenging and stretching yourself everyday, working with leading edge technologies that help improve integrity and accuracy in the FS sector. Youll feel at home in our friendly, supportive, people-centric culture where we work towards common goals, not individual interests.

Gresham helps global businesses connect, reconcile and control their data, systems and processes. And in doing so, we deliver something that is vital to modern business. Data confidence. Our teams are responsible for building and delivering leading edge solutions, to our customers, the worlds top financial institutions. Our Development team work collaboratively, translating user stories and associated acceptance criteria into working software.

You may already have experience developing in Clojure or have functional programming skills in another language. Alternatively, you may have expertise in Java, Kotlin or similar and are keen to make the jump to a functional language. You are comfortable with low-level technical detail and high-level design. You are able to work autonomously with a pragmatic and collaborative approach.

This is the technology stack youll be working with. You may already have experience with some of these, but more importantly youll need to be happy to spend some time learning them:

  • CQRS and Event Sourcing
  • Kafka
  • Kubernetes
  • APIs with GraphQL
  • Understanding of payment and settlements flows
  • Understanding of interest accrual, posting and adjustment processes
  • Agile, Scrum, BDD and CI/CD

An interest in Financial Services would be a bonus.


Our culture and everything we do is underpinned by our values; We Embrace Difference, We Create Together and We Champion Success. We value different backgrounds, experience, expertise and ways of thinking. We encourage curiosity, and respect every individual, recognising that everyone has the potential to bring something extraordinary to Gresham to make it a great place to work. And as youd expect we offer benefits typically associated with a Fintech. We are a global organisation with a flexible approach to working whether thats where youre based or how you work.

The company is unable to provide any employment sponsorship for any associated immigration visa application. All successful candidates will be required to provide evidence of a right to work before they commence employment with us.

NOTE to Agencies: We work with selected recruitment agencies only. Please do not send any speculative CVs.