Head of Development / CTO (Equity Opportunity) - Glasgow

Up to £120,000 Salary + Bonus + Benefits - Blockchain - Professional Services & Technical
Ref: 30 Date Posted: Monday 20 May 2024

Captura Search's client is an innovative & ground breaking FinTech. This opportunity will take on the technical lead role and report directly in to the CEO & Founder. You'll continue the rapid advancement of their portfolio of solutions covering execution, custody, banking and clearing. Our client has a flat structure and 2020 will be a year of extensive growth for their business. There is the opportunity to earn equity as this is a critical position for their business.

To be seriously considered you'll need at least 15+ years’ experience in the #FinTech sector with strong management and technical capability. Knowledge of the financial sector including the regulatory framework, products and services will be a significant advantage.



  • Monitoring with Prometheus
  • Service mesh through ISTIO with egress gateways configured and pinned to Pods for whitelisted egress traffic
  • Continual deployment, rolling deployments and canary through Flagger, istio virtual services + traffic shadowing, and helm charts
  • Hashicorp Vault for secrets storage


  • Golang & Python3 communicating over gRPC with proto (load balancing and request routing to instances of a service through istio) for immediate calls
  • Postgres for data storage
  • Kafka for non-immediate task queuing
  • Redis for distributed locking and KV passing

If you want to work with advanced development techniques in combination with joining a FinTech, this offers an exceptional chance to be part of a high growth business.

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