Senior Full Stack Software Engineer (Search)

London, England, United Kingdom · Engineering


Engineers at Findmypast directly impact the way people research social and family history. We're passionate about building the best Engineering team in London!

What you will be working on:

Things we believe in:

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From our HQ in Shoreditch, we’re building a new customer experience underpinned by React.js while building out a platform of microservices with Node.js. Our core programming languages are modern JavaScript and Elixir. A good portion of our existing platform is written in C#.

Don’t know our stack? We help our newly hired engineers get up to speed quickly with our stack through a thoughtful and supportive induction programme.

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About Findmypast

One of the leading websites for family research in the world, Findmypast has helped to transform the way people learn about their ancestors. With over 9 billion historical records, we work tirelessly to digitise the world’s archives and help people discover and share their family stories. 18 million users have registered with our products and services around the world, which include Findmypast, Genes Reunited, and the British Newspaper Archive.

We’re a British-owned company of 150 based in Shoreditch, London and Dundee, Scotland, with offices in Ireland and the United States. We work in small, cross-functional teams to solve customer and business problems. Our work combines technology and innovation with personal human stories, and we enjoy celebrating success together. There are tech demos weekly, a monthly lunch for everyone, and parties and charity activities during the year. In a continuous learning environment and a fast-moving market, there are real opportunities to gain new experiences and make a lasting mark on our product, business, and customers.



Benefits vary by location. We're passionate about making FMP a great place to work and setting people up to succeed. Benefits include:

Due to the high volume of applications anticipated for this role, we regret we are unable to contact you unless you are shortlisted for the selection process.

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