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Buto is looking to add an enthusiastic engineer to its team of experts. We run an enterprise video hosting platform on AWS which is used by many prestigious clients including England Rugby, Mitsubishi, and the Financial Conduct Authority. Our platform serves over a million API requests per day and processes millions of analytics events every month, on top of delivering terabytes of video content.

You’ll be joining the platform at an exciting time as we’re currently growing at about 50% per year and need a talented and flexible developer to help us keep pace. We’re also expanding our marketing and sales resource so in addition to this hire, further expansion of the dev team is planned for 2019.

We run an Agile ship with GitHub continuous integration and continuous deployment so we’re looking for somebody with a GitHub profile who takes pride in and really love what they do.

We love the AWS platform and use it heavily:

– EC2, RDS, Lambda, Kinesis, API Gateway, S3, CloudFront + Lambda@Edge, ElastiCache, Step Functions, X-Ray

Our technology stack consists of:

– Python (Django)

– Node.js (Express)

– PHP (Zend Framework 2)

– React & Redux


– Redis

– Terraform + Packer

– Slack, GitHub, CircleCI, NewRelic, KeenIO, Zendesk…

This is your chance to work on a cutting-edge, high availability, high technology platform with a small, tight-knit team of awesome engineers.

Oh, did we mention we offer remote working?

All of our dev team work from home, and come into the Birmingham office about once every two weeks.

We offer remote working for all our development team, meeting up every couple of weeks at our office in Birmingham. Individuals are encouraged in self directed learning and personal growth and we have good career opportunities as we grow the business over the next 18 months.

Salary: 45-50K

Skills & requirements

Python Experience with AWS

Grounding in Linux admin

Javascript (ES5 and ES6)

Responsive HTML and CSS

3+ years of commercial development experience


Understanding of cloud architecture patterns

Strong grasp of data structures and algorithms


Django REST Framework


Terraform + Packer

Secure web application development

Deep appreciation of software quality

Experience of working with front end JS frameworks such as React or Angular

JS Test frameworks such as Mocha/Jest/Jasmine/Chai

SASS/LESS or any other CSS framework

PHP experience

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About Buto

We help professional organisations engage, retain and build their audiences using online video. If you need to deliver internal content securely, or take real control of how your video is presented and measured on your dotcom site, we’re here to make it easy. And because Buto was created by corporate communicators, we understand the technical and strategic imperatives that drive success. Our specialist UK team can help you seamlessly integrate Buto with your security systems, intranet or marketing automation, and we’re experts in navigating the technical – and cultural – challenges that frequently prevent an organisation from really pushing forward with video. But Buto is more than just a platform; our friendly customer team are dedicated to ensuring that video works for you and delivers ROI. Our Team
  • JEREMY STINTON chief operating officer Responsible for Buto’s day-to-day operations, Jeremy is the most senior point of contact for clients, and an expert in the strategic deployment of video. If you’d like to learn more about using Buto and how we can help, he’s the man to speak to.Contact Jeremy (
  • IRFAN YASIN lead architect An expert in developing secure, scalable systems, Irfan ensures Buto’s technology is constantly evolving. He also provides consultancy to clients on technical implementation and integration with enterprise systems.Contact Irfan (
  • ANDY MCNAMARA chief executive officer Co-founder Andy has spearheaded Buto from inception, and is a serial entrepreneur both inside and outside of the video space. Andy focuses on commercial performance, strategic marketing and partnership development.Contact Andy (
Buto is looking to add an enthusiastic engineer to its team of experts. We run an enterprise online video platform on AWS which is used by high-profile clients including Rugby Football Union, Mitsubishi, Deloitte and the Financial Conduct Authority. Our platform serves over 5 million API requests per day and processes over 2 million analytics metrics, on top of delivering terabytes of video content.
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