Senior Backend Developer

  • Revolut
  • Kraków, Poland
  • Oct 11, 2017
Full time Developer

Job Description

Our Story

Revolut launched in 2015 with a punchy mission: to turn the financial banking sector on its head. Because today’s hyper-connected world deserves a financial partner just as progressive. One that adapts to your needs, gives you control and constantly pushes you into new and exciting spaces.

Instant payment notifications, free international money transfers and fee-free spending globally with the real exchange rate.

Welcome to a world beyond banking. Welcome to Revolut.

Our Culture

From humble beginnings of four people and a few MacBooks, Revolut has grown to over 200 employees globally and one of the fastest growing fintech startups in the world.

We’ve achieved all of this through cutting out the red tape and bureaucracy. We are one team working towards a common goal. You’ll receive a great deal of autonomy and guidance, work in a fast paced and high energy environment and help shape the future of world banking.

About the Job

We’re looking for a Senior Backend Developer to sit within our developers team at our Krakow-based office.

We’ve hired some of the most talented developers and designers that the world of tech has to offer, and we’re keen to showcase their talent to the world - and that’s where you come in.

 

  • The work will focus mostly on greenfield development and improvement of existing systems.
  • Projects will include building mobile APIs, developing micro services to evolve our architecture, and perfecting a number of systems that our business depend on, like risk management, fraud detection, payment processing for example.
  • Our technology stack is based predominantly on Java 8 on the backend and AngularJS on the frontend.
  • There is an opportunity to introduce Scala for new components.
  • We have a minimalist approach to using external frameworks, with emphasis on maintainability and fast turnaround with TDD, DDD and Continuous Integration & Delivery.

Requirements:

  • Fluency with Java or Scala
  • 3 years (or above) experience in back-end development
  • Bachelors Degree (or above) in Computer Science/Maths/Physics/similar
  • Quick learner with an ambitious and results driven personality
  • Work well as part of a team in a fast-paced environment
  • Excellent communication and organisational skills
  • Flexible working hours
  • English

Benefits:

  • You’ll get to work in one of the hottest tech startups in the world right now.
  • We’ll arm you with all of the latest tech equipment.
  • Perks include free food, drinks and company socials.
  • You’ll receive excellent training and guidance from our team.