Go Engineer, London (Contractor)

Lab49 – Software Engineering /
Contractor /
Lab49 has an opportunity available for a Go Engineer to lead work on complex and challenging projects to drive transformative change for our top- tier Financial Services clients. Operating in an Agile environment, the Go Engineer will have strong experience to work on next-generation financial systems.


    • 8+ years in engineering and overall good hands-on experience building for desktop (either UI or headless)
    • 3+ GoLang engineering experience
    • Experience with messaging and events processing
    • Experience building native libraries for Windows (linux/OSX would be nice, too)
    • Ideally, experience interopping with other languages (C#, Java)
    • Experience building windows (linux/OSX would be nice) services
    • Experience building and interacting with REST APIs
    • Experience in security (IDM, Certificates, PKI or similar infrastructures)

Lab49 is a specialist consultancy that designs and develops bespoke and innovative technology solutions in partnership with key participants in financial markets. We enable our clients to meaningfully differentiate themselves and successfully navigate the shifting landscape in financial services. Our specialist focus on financial markets and our integrated strategy, design and product development expertise uniquely position us as a partner capable of effectively delivering and embedding best-in-class solutions tailored to meet clients’ complex and varied commercial and technical needs.

We were founded in 2002 to bring Silicon Valley solutions to Wall Street’s door. Since then, we have worked on successive waves of technological change, including distributed computing, high-speed automation, enterprise UX and digital distribution (for which Lab49 was among the first significant practices established on Wall Street), DevOps, cloud and data science. Today, we are an established partner in financial markets, having delivered hundreds of projects for clients including all of the world’s tier-one investment banks and many of the largest buy-side firms globally.