Senior Software Engineer - Core Services

FULL TIME | ISLAMABAD

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We are looking for a Senior Backend Engineer specialising in building android applications using Java or Kotlin for TAG, a fintech startup recently valued at USD 100 million after closing Pakistan's largest seed funding round at the time. TAG is building
Pakistan's first truly global financial app, offering E-Money Account with a Debit Card.

You will be joining a team that builds new products from ground up - from integrating with underlying banking and payment infrastructure to building secure public APIs. Their Product & Tech team is distributed across Europe and Middle East.

In this role, you will:

  • Build reliable and scalable microservices to power core functionality of TAG Platform

  • Collaborate with product managers and help them shape product vision break-down complex features into deliverable blocks

  • Contribute into building engineering culture by introducing new and improving the existing development practices

  • Mentor and help junior engineers to succeed

The ideal candidate will:

  • Have solid experience building reliable distributed and high-loaded systems Fluency with Java or Kotlin

  • Have extensive experience in designing and building REST APIs 

  • Have an understanding of modern cloud architectures such as AWS, GCP 

  • Have knowledge of relational databases such as PostgreSQL, MySQL 

  • Be comfortable and efficient working remotely

  • Preferably also have knowledge of Spring Boot Fintech background Devops, Terraform

About the employer:

TAG is one of the leading startups in Pakistan to address million of the unbanked population and bring world-class financial services to people. Currently, many million operations every month still happen in cash — and they're changing that at a fast pace. They're a Y-Combinator company (Summer 2021 Batch) backed by top-line investors from Silicon Valley and the Middle East. As an early-stage company, not only there is an opportunity for massive impact but also as a fast growing company there is ample opportunity for personal and professional growth.

Compensation

Salary:

Other benefits:

PKR 300,000 - 450,000

  • Medical insurance

  • Provident Fund

  • Annual leaves