Software Engineer

Job Title: Software Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Amsterdam
Industry: Technology, Transformation & Consulting
Contact Name: Jordan Mondesir-Clarke
Contact Email:
Job Published: April 06, 2022 19:01

Job Description

I have partnered with a global payments fintech company who are transforming the way businesses move and manage money globally. They have built a global financial infrastructure platform to help businesses transact, collect and pay across 130+ countries and 50+ currencies, without the constraints of the traditional global financial system.

As a Senior Engineer you will be working on a range of exciting projects across their international payments platform.

You will work closely with the payments product team and will interact with the partners engineering teams when required. As part of their core acquiring payment team you are building the next generation Payment Acceptance infrastructure, and Merchant needs are always top of mind.

As part of the payments team you will be delivering business outcomes not just product features, developing a number of REST services and integration components that provide capabilities to a React frontend via a backend microservices architecture.

The role will span a range of activities including designing and building new capabilities to support their product roadmap, architectural review of new and current solutions, reduction of tech debt.

Key Requirements:

  • 5+ years experience in modern engineering practices focused on continuous integration and quality engineering
  • Ability to own an idea from inception through to implementation
  • A commitment to producing high quality and tested solutions
  • Strong computer science fundamentals. While we do not mind what language you have most recently been using we are using Java or Kotlin, Spring / Spring Boot
  • Designing and building REST APIs
  • High volume distributed systems
  • Kafka event streams
  • Distributed data storage systems (Cassandra, Hazelcast, Oracle Coherence or similar)
  • GCP or AWS (EC2, RDS, ELB, CloudFront, etc), docker and Kubernetes exposure
  • Javascript / Typescript
  • Operational tooling such as New Relic, StatsD, Elk, Datadog, Prometheus
  • Experience in building a payment gateway, acquiring platform or issuing platform
  • Experience integrating Local Payment Methods (i.e. iDeal, Klarna, Trustly or equivalent) or Cards (i.e. Visa, Mastercard, etc.) is a strong bonus