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Software Engineer (Full-stack) at Zego
London, GB

Job description

Zego is reimagining insurance for modern businesses and the self-employed. We are building a 21st century insurance platform with which to drive innovation in the industry. in 2018 we were listed as one of the top 3 disruptors to watch on the Sunday Times Fast Track 100, we were also listed in Wired magazine as one of the 5 hottest startups in London. We are committed to finding creative solutions in order to craft a smart insurance company that is sensitive to our users’ needs and we want you on board.


We are looking for a Full-stack application Engineer with a strong focus on building user-friendly applications to join our team in London. Our stack consists of Python/Django, Node/Next, graphQL/Relay, and React/React-Native and is hosted on AWS. 


What you will be doing:

  • Contribute to bringing new insurance products to market
  • Help to ensure we are collecting relevant user behaviour data from our website and mobile apps.
  • Design and build interfaces that directly contribute to growing and running the business
  • Contribute to the health of the codebase with regular code reviews and team learning




We are looking for candidates who are dedicated to creating and nurturing a product with an outstanding user experience. While we recognise that many applicants might not have experience with graphQL/React, an interest in learning these with the support of the team is essential.


We offer a number of benefits to all our employees, these include:

  • Experience of working with founders from VC backed fast-growing startups
  • A great office located in Shoreditch right by Old Street Roundabout
  • High-end equipment of your choice
  • A competitive compensation package including options
  • A company sponsored mental health program
  • Free breakfast in the office every Friday 

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