Senior Backend Engineer (f/m/d)

Permanent employee, Full-time · Berlin

Your mission
  • Be part of a highly motivated, product-focused and customer-obsessed team.
  • Build scalable APIs and reliable 3rd party integrations with our financial partners.
  • Break down highly complex tasks and guide colleagues on development efforts.
  • Seek customer feedback, identify and lead product improvements.
  • Fully own your product, from system design to infra operations.
  • Work side by side with the CTO in a tight-knit, agile, inclusive team.
  • Engage in the team’s problem space and actively participate in the shaping of technical and architectural solutions.
  • Be an ambassador for your products, while dealing with both internal and external customers.
  • Promote a culture of knowledge sharing and mutual trust. Be the glue of the team
Your profile
What will make you succeed:
  • The capacity to deliver quality results while understanding the business demands of a very fast-paced fintech start-up.
  • You have senior-level experience dedicated to building cloud-native APIs.
  • Proudly own your product, from the whiteboard to development, to testing and delivering.
  • Wholehearted passion for engineering, namely building robust and scalable backend services (e.g., Node/JS/TS, Java/Scala/Kotlin, Python, Golang).
  • Proficiency in cloud technologies (e.g., Docker, K8s, AWS Lambda, AWS ECS, AWS Fargate).
  • Experience with relational (e.g., PostgreSQL, MySQL), document based (e.g., DynamoDB, MongoDB) or in-memory (e.g., ElastiCache, Redis) databases.
  • Willingness to embrace infra-as-code (e.g., CDK, CloudFormation, Terraform)
  • Easiness with developer tools, such as CI/CD pipelines (e.g., Jenkins, GitLab, Concourse, CircleCI), monitoring and logging (e.g., CloudWatch, ELK, Datadog), testing frameworks (e.g., Selenium, Locust, K2, Spock, Mocha).
  • Having a commitment to efficiency and automation.
  • To think big and to elevate the team along with yourself. Always aim for high standards!
  • Industry experience in banking, financing or online payments is a plus.
  • Experience with event-driven architectures (e.g., Kafka, RabbitMQ, SQS/SNS) is also a plus.
  • Experience working with Ruby and/or RoR is nice to have.
Our offer
Our offer
  • A competitive salary and participation in our share options programme
  • Possibility to work full remote, from our cosy office in the centre of Berlin or anywhere in between
  • Our team stands out: here, you will get to work with a team of seasoned industry experts that still strive to learn everyday.
  • By joining us as an early employee, you will have unrivalled autonomy and ownership of engineering at Banxware.
  • The tools you need to do your job: your choice of laptop, operating system, productivity software and desk set-up.
  • Potential to grow into a leading role as we continue to extend our team quickly
You belong here
We are big fans of diversity. At Banxware, everyone is accepted, included and celebrated, irrespective of their sexual orientation, culture, gender, religion, physical ability or the absence of any of these.
We encourage people without degrees to apply - we believe what you’ve worked on and achieved is way more important (if you could include your GitHub profile or a link to your portfolio that would be great!)
We encourage the Women in Tech community actively to apply: our Co-Founder Miriam is the role model in this respect.
About us

Banxware is an early-stage FinTech startup led by a team of seasoned FinTech experts. We closed in 12 months a EUR 14m seed funding round and we are looking to grow our team. 

Banxware provides Embedded Lending for Platform Merchants and our software solution can be integrated into any digital platform. The financing application process takes only a few minutes and platform merchants can complete it within their known day2day environment: the platform or marketplace.

In addition, we have big plans for Banxware’s future: we want to become the European standard for Lending as a Service.

We are looking forward to hearing from you!
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