Fondy is a one-stop payment platform where businesses can accept money and make payouts to partners in the currencies of their choice by opening Fondy’s local IBAN accounts.
The platform enables companies of all sizes to access simple and fuss-free ways of selling online worldwide using local payment methods.
The UK Financial Services Authority ( FCA ) is licensed and regulated to provide payments services across the UK and Europe.
Over the past 8 years, Fondy has established itself as a best-in-class eCommerce payments platform across the UK and Europe.
Fondy’s goal is to become the most trusted payments provider by putting our customers at the centre of what we do, making payments easier, better, faster taking control of the end-to-end process allowing our merchants to take payments from their customers anywhere any time on any platform.
The Senior Java Developer / Engineer will be a key member of a new team, creating a new bleeding edge fintech platform. Your main responsibilities will be :
Full software development lifecycle - Design, develop, test, deploy and maintain software using industry best practices by our software development lifecycle, applying the appropriate software development and security standards and processes.
Work with other developers, product owners and operational staff to ensure effective delivery and planning software engineering activities as needed.
Take business requirements and translate into software - functional and non-functional aspects
Maintain existing products while working on new products
Ensure that development activities align with the continuous delivery and automated QA activities
Develop necessary artefact - models, documentation, workflow diagrams
Assist with deployments
Take responsibility for resolving issues arising within your applications and implement corrective action
Architecture, design, and development of applications
Influence and contribute to the future growth of development across the department.
Mentor junior developers in architecture and best coding practice
Regular code reviews for team members
Who you are and what you already have :
Extensive knowledge of IT development process and its technologies
Solid experience in delivering production level code in Java 8 or higher
Strong understanding of microservices architecture
RESTful APIs, and exposure to Microservices
Spring Boot, Spring Security
Relational Database experience (MYSQL / PostgreSQL), and SQL queries (JPA)
Ability to effectively work across the stack
Agile and DevOps focused with an appreciation on CI / CD (Bitbucket Pipelines or similar)
Proficiency in collaborative development tools such as Github, Confluence and JIRA
An open mindset and adaptable attitude to cope with changing requirements from business needs.
Strong written and verbal communication skills
Excellent team working skills, ability to manage own workload
The confidence to express ideas as part of a creative team
A clear and genuine interest in technological trends
Ability to work calmly and methodically when under pressure
Fluent in English
Ideally, you would have :
Experience with Cloud Technologies - Google Cloud Platform (GCP) - and its associated API design and development services.
Experience with event-driven architecture
Strong knowledge of NoSQL database
Kubernetes / Docker
Database change management (Liquibase)
Experience in Financial Services
What we will provide for you :
No corporate BS we’re moving too fast for that
Working with a motivated and talented global team
Impactful work you’ll have the opportunity to help build products that are used daily by numerous merchants and businesses across the world
Flexible working time and home-office as long as you get the work done
Contributory Pension Scheme (offering to only UK based employees)
Annual Leave for you to spend with loved ones and to recharge
Company laptop for you to work
A collaborative culture where curiosity, creativity, experimentation and innovation are fostered
We’re still shaping the company and the benefits we provide to you. If something is missing that will allow you to do your work better or give you more peace of mind and help others, we want to hear it and try to make it happen!
So, what are you waiting for? Apply now for a chance to be part of an inspirational and talented team. At Fondy, we are committed to creating and supporting a diverse and inclusive workplace where we all respect and learn from each other in building the future of payments.
Our team is made up of thinkers, innovators and go-getters shaping the way people make and take online payments. We value passionate and down-to-earth people who are driven to get things done and find creative solutions to problems.
We recognise that our strength and success are directly linked to the talent and skills of our team members and a lean approach to our work.
Our headquarters are situated in London UK, and we have offices in 7+ countries around Europe.
At Fondy, we’re an equal opportunities employer. We welcome applications irrespective of age, sex, disability, sexual orientation, race, religion, or belief.
We make recruiting decisions based on your experience, skills and personality. We believe in employing a diverse workforce and making it central to our success.