AWS Developer - York

£30 to £45K - IT Software - Software Development
Ref: 615 Date Posted: Wednesday 23 Jun 2021
LinkedIn ShareShare

Position:             Backend Developer – Node.js, AWS or Azure cloud solutions

Suitable for:       Cloud Software Engineer

Location:            York, North Yorkshire (approx. 5 min walk from train station)

Salary:                Negotiable + 31 days hol, flexible working, Perkbox

Our client is looking for a Backend Developer or Cloud Software Engineer with strong backend development experience capable of architecting and delivering complex custom cloud solutions.

The Backend Developer / Cloud Software Engineer will be primarily focused on building bespoke backend applications, including creating and further developing proprietary solutions such as mobile CMS solution as well as creating API’s; implementing complex business logic; supporting integration across mobile apps and 3rd party systems.

The role will focus on building serverless backend systems using AWS Lambda / Azure (where necessary, suitable training will be provided).


To be a successful Backend Developer or Cloud Software Engineer you must have the following experience:

  • Minimum 2 years’ experience as a Backend Developer or Cloud Software Engineer or similar
  • Expertise in JavaScript, specifically Node.js
  • Delivering high quality, robust and testable code
  • Experience developing REST APIs
  • Knowledge of TDD or BDD approaches to developing software
  • Ability to write unit tests
  • Experience of PostgreSQL databases


It would be a bonus if you had the following:

  • GraphQL
  • Amazon AWS
  • Azure
  • Serverless experience
  • DevOps; familiarity with the CLI and Linux administration
  • Project estimating/quoting
  • JIRA


As a Backend Developer or Cloud Software Engineer, you must show a keen interest in making the mobile world a career choice and have a strong desire for learning and building upon your career to date. Our client wants to help you become a master of your trade in a supportive environment with additional training opportunities where required.

To apply:  Please follow the online application process and upload your CV, in Word format

Please note: You must be eligible to work in the UK for your application to be considered (unfortunately our client is unable to offer sponsorship)

At Solo Search we take your data privacy seriously, by applying for this vacancy your data will be processed and likely stored on our secure internal systems. The lawful basis Solo Search use to process your data in regard to this application is legitimate interest and without further consent, your details will be stored for a maximum period of 12 months only. We will only ever use your data to assist you with your job search and this data will not be shared with any third party, including the client, without your explicit consent. Our full Data Privacy Policy can be viewed on our website.