Seedrs is the leading equity crowdfunding platform and the most active funder of private companies in the UK.

Our product allows all types of investors to invest as little or as much as they like in businesses they believe in and allows ambitious businesses in all sectors to raise capital and build community through an efficient, online process.

Seedrs HQ is in London, with offices in Lisbon, Amsterdam and Berlin. We are backed by top-tier institutional investors and VCs, as well as over 2,500 of our own users. We are experiencing exceptional growth and are looking for great people to join our team.

How you can help us:

  • Architect, build and maintain the Seedrs web platform
  • Be an active participant in all phases of our Agile development cycle
  • Engineer systems that scale with the business
  • Bring a mindset towards quality, and ensure extensive test coverage for our continuous integration process
  • Be mindful of performance and user metrics to pinpoint issues and points of improvement
  • Work collaboratively with the Design team to deliver the best user experience
  • Have an informed and constructive opinion
  • Think critically and focus on finding the right solutions
  • Get involved in the tech community and keep up-to-date on best-of-breed solutions

Our tech stack:

  • We code mostly in Ruby alongside other backend languages

As a Software Engineer you will:

  • Be a smart, hardworking, energetic and practical person who is excited about what Seedrs is doing
  • Be fluent in English
  • Have a good understanding of decoupled web architectures
  • Be keen to explore a variety of languages and technologies: Ruby, Python, JS, Go, React, AWS, HTML/CSS
  • Be an ambitious and trustworthy person. We expect you to want to progress very quickly either technically or by moving into more leading roles
  • Be an entrepreneur at heart - we are counting on you to propose and discuss new ideas, both yours and from other people.

Nice to have:

  • Exposure to modern stacks and languages. E.g. MEAN, Go, Python
  • Knowledge of about serverless architectures
  • Exposure to Amazon Web Services

Perks and benefits:

  • You'll be working for one of the hottest startups in Europe with a top notch team
  • Exposure to the startup ecosystem and financial sector
  • Competitive salary
  • Employee share options
  • 22 days annual leave
  • Subsidised gym membership
  • Professional development
  • Lunch and learn sessions
  • Team socials
  • Great office in the center of Lisbon
  • Free fruit and coffee
  • Medical insurance

We have created a working environment which allows you to be yourself at work and be treated fairly, on the basis of your merits, abilities and potential. We recognise the benefits of having a diverse workforce and take steps to ensure that we endeavour to recruit from a wide pool of suitably qualified candidates. We live by core values, all of which operate to help us deliver company goals:

  • Be entrepreneurial
  • Think customer first
  • Do the right thing
  • We succeed as one team