Backend Engineer - Data Platform

London, England, United Kingdom · Engineering


TrueLayer’s Data Platform team is the backbone of our Data API product, which enables our clients to retrieve financial data, with millions of API calls being made on a daily basis.

While our connectivity coverage keeps improving, with more and more countries being supported, we are not sitting still: the next iteration of Data API is in the making.

We will drastically change how our API is used, improving the service for a lot of interesting use cases such as identity verification, credit scoring and rent verification, enabling further product iterations.

As a Backend Engineer at TrueLayer you will be given the opportunity to shape the vision and technical choices for our Data API, both building new greenfield services and iterating on the existing components. You will be a key player in our engineering journey, raising the quality bar for the whole financial ecosystem.

Our technology stack

Who we are:

At TrueLayer, we build universal APIs that allow companies to access the financial data of their customers and facilitate direct bank payments, securely, reliably and efficiently.

Headquartered in London, we’re a small team of talented, creative problem-solvers who are working hard to build the most innovative financial technology possible. To date, we’ve raised $47M from investors like Tencent, Temasek, Northzone, Anthemis, and Connect Ventures.

Our long term vision is to power the next era of financial innovation, and our short term mission is to grow the Open Banking economy.

And, we’re just getting started.

As a Backend Engineers, you will:


We’re looking for people who:

Nice to haves:


What you can expect from us:

As well as working alongside other friendly, passionate and talented people, you’ll also get:

Be your True(Layer) self at work

At TrueLayer, we choose to talk about Inclusion and Diversity [in that specific order] because we believe Diversity won’t be successful without Inclusion first.

We value our people. We celebrate multiple approaches and points of view. And we feel comfortable voicing a contrary opinion. We build teams, cultivate leaders and create a company that’s the right fit for every person in it.

As we go global, we want our team to reflect the diverse and multicultural world we live in.

We look forward to hearing from you!

Please note - we do not accept applications from recruitment agencies. Thanks!

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