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Backend Engineer
Wise Platform
Posted on 11/7/2022
INACTIVE
Locations
London, UK
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
AWS
Apache Kafka
Java
Kubernetes
Requirements
  • Designing and building solutions for API Partners and their customers to offer a great experience
  • Working closely with other engineering teams to offer Wise products over API
  • A strong product mindset and passion for user experience, you prioritize work with the customers in mind and make data-driven decisions to fix customer pain-points
  • Great communication skills and the ability to articulate complex, technical concepts to non-technical audiences
  • Ability to work independently while also being a good team player. Your work will frequently involve cross-team collaboration
  • Ability to break down complex projects into incremental milestones that deliver customer value
  • Experience in developing web applications and distributed systems in a production environment
  • Experience with common design and architectural patterns coupled with a passion for writing clean code that is performant and well tested
  • Curiosity and drive for continuous learning and improvement
  • Following and advocating best coding practices, continuous delivery and code reviews
  • Experience with our stack: Java within the Spring ecosystem, Kubernetes, AWS and service mesh architectures
  • You have worked with distributed systems and monolithic architectures and understand the advantages and challenges of both
  • Passion for international finance, foreign exchange and payment systems
  • Demonstrated experience speaking at conferences and public events
Responsibilities
  • Choose your own path to success - you'll have the freedom to define the vision and responsibility for making it happen
  • Identify problems and unlock opportunities for Wise and partners through technology solutions
  • Inspire teams with your ideas, knowledge and self-starter attitude
  • Travel to work with our teams in Tallinn and London as well as visit our partners around the world (pending Covid-19 regulations)
Desired Qualifications
  • Experience working with relational and non-relational databases, query optimisation and designing schemas is a plus
  • Knowledge of Java and Spring Boot and experience with a messaging system, like Kafka, is a plus
Wise

1,001-5,000 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.
Benefits
  • PTO & annual leave
  • Work from home flexibility
  • Parental leave
  • Medical insurance plans
  • Health & wellbeing discounts
  • Pension & retirement plans
  • Social events
  • Relocation support
Company Core Values
  • This isn't just a job, we're a revolution
  • We get it done
  • Customers > team > ego
  • No drama. Good Karma.