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Backend Engineer

New York, NY, US

Salary

Competitive

Contract type

Full time

Technologies & frameworks

  • java
  • kotlin

Benefits & perks

  • flexible working
  • 401k

To sum it up...

Build the bank of the future, joining the US team of the most exciting start up out there

Role overview


WHAT WE NEED 🚀

We’re looking for a Senior Backend Developer to sit within our developers team at our New York -based office.

We’ve hired some of the most talented developers and designers that the world of tech has to offer, and we’re keen to showcase their talent to the world - and that’s where you come in.

WHAT YOU’LL BE DOING ✍️

  • The work will focus mostly on greenfield development and improvement of existing systems.
  • Projects will include building mobile APIs, developing micro services to evolve our architecture, and perfecting a number of systems that our business depend on, like risk management, fraud detection, payment processing for example.
  • Our technology stack is based predominantly on Java 11 on the backend.
  • There is an opportunity to introduce Kotlin for new components.
  • We have a minimalist approach to using external frameworks, with emphasis on maintainability and fast turnaround with TDD, DDD and Continuous Integration & Delivery.

WHAT SKILLS YOU’LL NEED 📖

  • Fluency with Java or Kotlin
  • 3 years (or above) experience in back-end development
  • Bachelors Degree (or above) in Computer Science/Maths/Physics/similar
  • Quick learner with an ambitious and results driven personality
  • Work well as part of a team in a fast-paced environment
  • Excellent communication and organisational skills
  • Flexible working hours
  • English

BENEFITS 🎁

  • You’ll get to work in one of the hottest and fastest growing tech startups in the world right now.
  • We’ll arm you with all of the latest tech equipment.
  • Competitive salary.
  • Competitive health, dental, and vision benefits.
  • Competitive 401(k) plan.
  • Competitive vacation policy.
  • Free dinners.
  • Flexible work hours.
  • Wellness benefits.


Location

New York is the most populous city in the US with more than 8 million inhabitants. A lot of immigrants from over 180 countries live in the City. Travelers are usually attracted to its cosmopolitanism and energy. New York consists of five boroughs: Manhattan, Brooklyn, Queens, The Bronx, Staten Island. New York is also well-known for its cultural heritage Empire State Building, Central Park and Statue of Liberty. The City is a center for fashion, media, culture, research and a booming tech scene.

The tech scene in New York has changed a lot in recent years. A lot of the initial excitement has worn off and settled into a stable trend of successful businesses. In both 2014 and 2015, a New York City tech company went public with a valuation of over $1 billion. It is now #2 startup ecosystem in the world, with startups raising $11.5 billion in venture capital in 2017. NYC is also the HQ of choice for Spotify, Consensys and WeWork.

Did you know...

  • New York City’s Federal Reserve Bank holds $90 billion in gold
  • 60M tourists visited NYC in 2016
  • More than 800 languages are spoken in New York City, making it the most linguistically diverse city in the world; 4 in 10 households speak a language other than English
Engineers who find a new job through JavaScript Works average a 15% increase in salary.

Salary

Competitive

Contract type

Full time

Technologies & frameworks

  • java
  • kotlin

Benefits & perks

  • flexible working
  • 401k

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