Friday, June 2, 2023 at 8:38:35 PM Coordinated Universal Time
United Kingdom England UK, Birmingham UK, London

Kounteq is a fintech company that has successfully built an agency business specialising in helping SMEs adopt, implement and integrate (SaaS) business apps. We are a Crown Commercial Supplier that harnesses the cloud to provide accounting and financial technology solutions using an ecosystem of apps.

We are looking for a Software Developer who will be responsible for the research, design, development & support across distributed systems and implementing testable and scalable code. The ideal candidate will be responsible for developing high-quality applications. Sound knowledge of secure coding best practices is essential in this role. We expect you to be able to meet deadlines and multi-task between priorities, with excellent communication and problem solving skills. If you are a confident and flexible self-starter, capable of operating in a dynamic environment and want to work within a startup, we’d like to meet you.


  • Research, Design & Develop secure & high performance systems & services based on the business requirements.
  • Integrate systems & services across distributed systems and services.
  • Manage deployment of the systems & services to the development, test and production environments.
  • Design highly scalable, testable code
  • Discover and fix programming bugs
  • Develop test cases for the systems & services based on the business requirement.
  • Test and deploy upgrades, updates and patches.
  • Respond to end user requests for technical support.
  • Perform on-site and remote support & maintain support record.
  • Provides emergency on-call support.
  • Provide root cause analysis of customer issues.
  • Perform maintenance programming and correction of identified defects.
  • Develop and maintain technical documentation.

Skills / Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience in Computer Science or related field
  • On or completed one of the relevant software development training courses or 2-3 years experience in Google Apps Script development.
  • Capable of working on both front-end and back-end.
  • Strong understanding or experience working with JSON, XML and Google Sheets.
  • Strong understanding or experience integrating cloud/web based apps through APIs.
  • Strong knowledge of RESTful web services and APIs.
  • Strong knowledge of OAuth 2.0 authorisation protocol.
  • Familiar with secure coding best practices.
  • Excellent communication and problem solving skills.
  • Ability to meet deadlines and multi-tasking.
  • Aware of current industry developments and best practices.
  • Fluent in English with excellent writing and communication skills, and an attention to detail.
  • Extremely well organised and able to prioritise business needs effectively.
  • Confident and flexible self-starter, capable of operating in a dynamic environment.
  • An unwavering desire for continuous improvement and innovation.
  • Most importantly, the candidate should have a passion for start-ups, the business and this role.