11 High-Growth London Startups with Incredible Job Opportunities

11 High-Growth London Startups with Incredible Job Opportunities

Despite rampant fears of a Brexit-induced funding dip, London’s startup scene shows no signs of slowing. According to Statista (via City A.M.), London startups received €1.3bn (£1.1bn) in venture capital the first half of 2016, up from €1bn during the same period in 2015 — and more than any other European city.

Here are 11 high-growth London-based startups building exciting things:

Algomi
Creates the bond information network that enables all market participants to securely and intelligently harness data to make valuable financial trading connections.
Funding stage: Series B+
Job opportunities: Data Engineer, Java Engineer, UX Designer, Data Scientist, HTML5 Developer, JS Frontend Engineer
Perks: 8 days of annual leave excluding bank holidays (for UK staffers), flexibility to work from home, Competitive salary, a great environment and working culture with a focus on well-being (daily fruit bowl, etc.), Lunch & Learn Fridays on various topics, team dinners/drinks, learning library, referral bonus for referring great hires.

Bloom & Wild
Flower delivery service (desktop, Android & iOS apps)
Funding stage: Series A
Job opportunities: Frontend Engineer, iOS Developer, UX/UI Designer, Senior Sales Manager
Tech stack: Bower, NPM, Grunt, Sass, Jade, lodash/Underscore and Angular
Perks: Flexible work hours, small & collaborative team, office in the fashionable Chelsea Design Quarter (between Fulham Broadway and Imperial Wharf).

Credit Kudos
A scoring platform that puts the consumer at the helm of the credit profile.
Funding stage: Seed
Job opportunities: Full Stack Engineer, Data Scientist, UX Designer
Tech stack: Rails API, S3, RDS, EC2, ElastiCache, Route 53, CloudFront, React, Redux, R, scikit-learn.

Finimize
A free daily email that summarizes and explains the top financial headlines, and explains the context. Like Mattermark Daily or theSkimm for the financial industry.
Funding stage: Seed
Job opportunities: Growth Lead, Tech Lead, UX Designer, Full Stack Engineer, PHP Engineer
Perks: Work directly with our CEO and VP Product, define the web platform as our first tech team member (no technical debt), work with a team that has a strong track record, join a high-growth startup with global traction and backed by some of the world’s best investors.

Housekeep
An online booking platform for professional home cleaners.
Funding stage: Seed
Job opportunities: JS Frontend Engineer, Full Stack Engineer
Tech stack: PostGIS, PostgreSQL, Heroku, Python, Django, Cordova, Angular

Improbable
A technology company developing an operating system that makes building simulated worlds possible.
Funding stage: Series A ($22M closed in March 2015 & led by Andreessen Horowitz / Chris Dixon)
Job opportunities: Software Engineer, Product Manager, Account Manager, Business Development, Inbound Sales, Customer Success Engineer, Hardware Engineer, Android Engineer, iOS Engineer, Visual Designer, IT Engineer, PR Manager, Engineering Talent Sourcer, Social Media Manager, Marketing Coordinator
Perks: Unlimited vacation, share options, snacks & refreshments, Life Concierge, flexible work hours.

Memrise
An online learning platform that combines insights from the art and science of memory to provide game-like learning experiences.
Funding stage: Series A (£5.1M closed in December 2012)
Job opportunities: Data Scientist, Data Engineer, UI/UX Designer, Creative Writer, Lead Platform Engineer, Senior Backend Engineer, QA Analyst
Perks: Flexible hours, MacBooks for all, regular hack days, frequent team excursions. Office is a converted chapel in East London. Coworkers include two cats.

Pusher
A cloud-based tech platform enabling developers to create collaborative tools, multiplayer games, chat and real-time dashboards.
Funding stage: Series A (profitable)
Job opportunities: Platform Engineer, DevOps Engineer, Full Stack Engineer, Mobile Engineer, Sales Development Rep, Account Executive, Developer Relations Manager
Tech stack: Ruby, Haskell, Redis.

Triptease
Hotel and travel booking engine.
Funding stage: Series A
Job opportunities: Customer Success Manager, Sales Executive, Data Analyst, JS Frontend Engineer, JS Node Engineer, HTML/CSS Engineer, DevOps Engineer, UI Designer
Perks: Yoga, childcare.

Thread
Personal styling and fashion site for men.
Funding stage:
Series A
Job opportunities: Software Engineer, Data Scientist, Backend Engineer, Product Manager, Customer Support Manager
Tech stack: Python, Django, ReactJS, PostgreSQL, Redis, Debian, Docker, Memcache, nginx, Ansible, Jenkins, Gunicorn, Luigi, Pandas, scikit-learn, git. (More about Thread’s engineering team here).
Perks: Ownership and autonomy, highly talented coworkers, learning culture, design your perfect setup, team lunches, unlimited vacation, competitive salary, Generous equity stake.

WeSwap
The world’s first person-to-person currency exchange for the traveler.
Funding stage: Series B (£6.5 million closed in July 2016)
Job opportunities: Head of Business Development, Software Engineer, Digital Marketing Manager
Perks: Private healthcare, pension, team lunches, internal hack days, build your own setup.