Node.js Back-end Developer

  • Tallysticks
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Oct 19, 2017
Full time Developer

Job Description

Tallysticks is a trade finance solution that addresses the large unmet demand of SME importers and exporters the world over. Whilst SMEs account for 90% of all sales domestically, they account for less than 10% of all international sales. We have redefined the current and outdated international trade finance process to allow SMEs to access financing more readily.

We are looking for someone who:

  • Wants to build an industry-changing blockchain product
  • Can take ownership from the get-go and work with minimal guidance
  • Ideally has experience of building enterprise applications in Financial Services
  • Has experience and a proven track record building APIs and back-end services with JavaScript / Node.js

The Details

  • Immediate start but we’ll wait for the right person
  • £50k-£65k & equity negotiable based on experience
  • The position is based at Rise London, Shoreditch with some travel required
  • We offer flexi-time but cannot offer remote work


  • Server-side development of the product based on a revised technical architecture and current client feedback
  • Work with the technical and commercial team to make technical decisions and consolidate product delivery
  • Primarily, to deliver the product a number of clients ranging from SMEs to large corporates

Required Experience

  • Min. 4 years experience with Node.js
  • Has understanding of security and cryptography
  • Has experience of web paradigms such as REST, WebSockets
  • Linux command line
  • Good knowledge of modern JavaScript: ES6, Babel
  • Build, testing and automation tools
  • Cloud computing platforms: Azure, AWS
  • ElasticSearch, Redis, SQL databases and NoSQL databases
  • Experience in distributed ledgers, decentralized applications and blockchain platforms such as Ethereum
  • DevOps: Docker, Kubernetes, Continuous integration & delivery