finleap connect GmbH is a joint force of finleap companies, offering a full range of leading fintech solutions to financial institutions across Europe. We cater to clients’ requirements, from stand-alone microproducts to all-in-one solutions, we ensure that all levels of digital maturity are covered by our services. Our focus now lies on growth internationally, with experienced fintech experts in France, Italy, and Spain leading the charge.
You will support and guide your team in the development of our platform at the cutting-edge of technology; scalable, modular and fully configurable solutions with an external development portal. Our ideal candidate is passionate about building API-centered backend systems and is ready to follow our Tech Lead track.
Based on a modular, API-based architecture, our platform provides our partners a quick time-to-market, easy platform configuration and out-of-the-box integration to third-party products or modules developed by themselves.
As technical lead of a team, you will be the focal point for coordinating work in the team, with other teams and with engineering and product management. Your expertise and high standards will drive the excellence of the team and its delivery. Your teammates will appreciate you as an expert and a facilitator of sound technical decisions.
What will keep you challenged?
Leading an international team of highly skilled technical experts
Designing and developing of REST-APIs and backend services in an “API first” approach
Working with cutting-edge technologies in an agile environment
Leading the path for new technologies and development methods in close collaboration with the platform architect and director of engineering
Facilitating sound technical decision making in the team so that every voice is valued and the best ideas win
Understanding patterns of microservices architecture and applying them successfully
Ensuring production-quality releases of components through continuous integration, testing and automation
Java 8 and 10, Spring (Boot, DI, MVC, Cloud), Postgresql, Docker, Microservices, AWS (EC2, ECS, SQS, RDS, Lambda, Cloudwatch, Cloudfront)
React.js, Redux, Redux-Saga
What will make you succeed?
Multiple years of experience in backend Java development
Track record of taking the (technical) lead for a group of engineers
Ability to build RESTful APIs
A keen interest in researching and applying new technologies
Continuous deployment and delivery
Experience with both SQL and NoSQL database technologies
Familiarity with test frameworks and approaches such as TDD and BDD
A keen eye on security in your implementations
Excellent communication skills in English
Knowledge of front-end frameworks is a plus
Why finleap connect?
Help tackle one of the most interesting platform challenges in the startup scene
Fast-paced, entrepreneurial and tech-driven work environment
Senior and international team with deep experience and high standards
Regular team events – we celebrate our success together
We believe in personal growth and development and help you achieve them
Strong network of companies and experts as part of the finleap family, Europe's No.1 fintech ecosystem
Why finleap connect?