Software Engineer

FairMoney is hiring!

About

FairMoney is building the leading mobile bank for emerging markets.

We started with a digital microloans application on Android, and we are currently roll out additional financial services (current account, savings, debit card) while expanding the product to Western Africa and South-East Asia.
We have disbursed close to 500,000 microloans and give more than 5000 loans daily. We are backed by top notch US/EU investors and have raised 15m EUR + Venture Capital supporting our growth.

We are a team of 60 between Paris and Lagos in Engineering (Android, Data, Backend), Product, Marketing, Customer Service and Operations.

Our Values

  • Start with the client, never assume πŸ“Š
  • Churn 9-5 🎯
  • Care for Impact πŸ₯°
  • A - Players only πŸ’ͺ
  • Fly High - Fly Low πŸ™Œ
  • Young & Hungry πŸ‹οΈ
  • Progress starts where comfort ends πŸ‘ŠπŸΎ
  • 70/30 ⚑
  • Direct Feedback 🀝
  • Logic and Data wins over β€œI think” πŸ’₯

More info here.[https://www.fairmoney.ai/join-the-team]

Job Description

Your mission will be to develop new features for our clients based in emerging countries in order to improve the services of our Android application. Your goal is to build the new bank of tomorrow for emerging countries.

We are waiting from you to work on :

  • To develop new features (ex: wallet)
  • To decrease the time spent fixing and maintaining already shipped features
  • To improve an infrastructure which can handle 2M clients

πŸ”§ Our technical Stack

  • Our customer product is an android application;
  • It communicates with a Ruby on Rails backend (sikekiq, rspec);
  • Our ML pipeline is an API-flask (Python);
  • We are hosted on AWS: we use Elastic Beanstalk, a RDS Aurora mysql database, S3, Kinesis (data-stream, firehose);
  • Prototype of a data warehouse on GCP (GCS, BigQuery, Cloud Composer);
  • We have automated tests that run on Travis.

Preferred Experience

  • You have 3 - 5 years of experience in backend development
  • You have an Engineering or University Diploma (we are also open to self-taught with 5 years experience in computer engineering)
  • You are able to code in a backend languague (Ruby on Rails or Python or node.js or Go or Php or Java...)
  • You have knowledge with AWS or GCP cloud providers,
  • You are able to go to the most efficient solution,
  • You know how to take initiatives.

🎁 What do we offer 🎁

  • 50 % Health insurance provided by Alan (quick & easy);
  • Free snacks for the team provided by Totem;
  • 50% of your Navigo Pass;
  • 1.5kEUR per year for your training and personal development;
  • Gymlib (Partly paid by the company)
  • 1 month of paid salary if you’re the second parent because your children are babies only once..!

Recruitment Process

  • Phone screening of 30 minutes with Kathy - our Talent Manager,
  • Technical Test,
  • Face-to-Face interview,
  • Meeting with the team.

Additional Information

  • Contract Type: Full-Time
  • Location: Paris, France (75010)
  • Education Level: Master's Degree
  • Experience: > 3 years
  • Possible full remote