Senior Backend Engineer at HitPay

Posted on: 06/03/2022

Location: (ON-SITE)

full time

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Tags: fintech restful laravel php angular aws mysql vue react

**Create impact in a high-growth** **fintech startup!** HitPay is a one-stop payment platform for SMEs, on a mission to empower businesses with easy access to digital payments. From no-code e-commerce plugins to affordable credit card readers, we help thousands of merchants bring their business dreams to life. HitPay is backed by Tiger Global, Global Founders Capital, HOF Capital, and Y Combinator. We're expanding rapidly across the globe and are looking for a talented **Senior Backend Software Engineer** to join us. **About the role** As a Senior Backend Software Engineer, you’ll build best-in-class digital payment and business tools unlike anything else on the market. Together with our team of top-notch engineers, you’ll create financial products that help thousands of merchants grow their businesses. Currently, our product offering is unlike anything else on the market — with unique features including one-day setup and no-code installation. We're constantly developing exciting new features, and we'd love your help. This is a full-time role with amazing growth potential. If you're responsible and self-motivated with strong technical skills, we'd love to hear from you! **What you'll do:** * Build best-in-class features with fully functional integration on the HitPay platform * ~~Develop Vue and Angular applications with different state-management paradigms~~ * Design new business and financial tools based on customer feedback and product strategy * Troubleshoot and find creative solutions to reported problems and issues * Improve platform interface to improve the user experience for merchants * Review codes and conduct testing **What we’re looking for:** * Bachelor’s degree, preferably in Computer Science or related field * 7+ years experience in software development, with a focus on backend web development * Mastery of PHP, Laravel, MySQL, and frameworks like Vue or React * Strong knowledge of API design and RESTful * Equipped with DevOps skills to deploy on AWS and ensure site reliability * Experience with page speed optimisation and further-reaching technical concepts (API design, dependency injection, test automation, modular structures, functional and object-oriented programming, design patterns, etc.) * Excellent written and verbal communication skills * Can work independently and collaboratively in a remote working environment **Why join us:** * Highly motivated, smart, and ambitious team * Clearly defined roles and targets * Career progression path * Learning opportunities and growth * Stock options * Flexible, remote working * Local GP medical reimbursement * 21 days annual paid leave * Unlimited medical leave