Senior Backend Engineer
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Wise

5,001-10,000 employees

International finance transfer service
Company Overview
Wise’s mission is to create a world with money without borders – moving it instantly, transparently, conveniently, and eventually for free. The company is committed to empowering money for people and businesses through their app and website that utilizes a complex engine of currencies and routes that is being designed and built by their teams across cities around the world.
Financial Services
Data & Analytics

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

$1.7B

Founded

2011

Headquarters

, United Kingdom

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

7%

1 year growth

21%

2 year growth

94%
Locations
London, UK
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
Apache Kafka
Java
CategoriesNew
Software Engineering
Requirements
  • Strong product mindset and passion for user experience
  • Great communication skills and ability to articulate technical concepts to non-technical audiences
  • Ability to work independently and in a team environment
  • Experience in developing web applications and distributed systems in a production environment
  • Experience with common design and architectural patterns, writing clean and performant code
  • Curiosity and drive for continuous learning and improvement
  • Experience working with relational and non-relational databases, query optimization, and designing schemas
  • Knowledge of Java and Spring Boot, experience with a messaging system like Kafka
Responsibilities
  • Prioritize work with customers in mind and make data-driven decisions to fix customer pain-points
  • Break down complex projects into incremental milestones that deliver customer value
  • Advocate best coding practices, continuous delivery, and code reviews
  • Onboard and understand team and tribe vision and contribute accordingly
  • Understand and apply company values to guide work
  • Identify and solve problematic payments and customer difficulties
  • Raise the automation level to enable scaling of the product
  • Understand customers and the impact of the product on their lives
  • Help scale-up and build a world-class global banking product by finding solutions to technical challenges and opportunities
Desired Qualifications
  • Experience with a messaging system like Kafka
  • Knowledge of Java and Spring Boot
  • Experience working with relational and non-relational databases