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Senior Software Engineer (TypeScript/Node.js,/React, PostgreSQL/MySQL, AWS/Lambdas/Serverless) (CPT Remote)

IT – Software Development
Cape Town – Western Cape ~ Remote

DESIGN elegant solutions for complex problems as the next Senior Software Engineer sought by a fast-growing FinTech company where your role will be to design, build, test and deploy scalable finance applications. This will include a combination of backend APIs and frontend interfaces. Specifically, your main focus will be enhancing Billing and Settlements systems. The successful incumbent will require 7+ years’ work experience in Cloud Software Engineering including working with database technologies and SQL.
  • Develop and maintain core platform components.
  • Design elegant solutions for complex problems, ensuring simplicity and scalability.
  • Implement solutions that involve complex interactions across multiple systems.
  • Drive successful end-to-end delivery of objectives.
  • Take accountability for the quality of design and technology decisions.
  • Influence product decisions across related teams.
  • Advocate for foundational opportunities and deliver impactful work.
  • Enable team collaboration through knowledge sharing and providing technical guidance.
  • Lead by example and drive an Engineering culture.
  • 7+ Years experience in Cloud Software Engineering.
  • Proven track record in designing, building, testing, and deploying secure and scalable applications.
  • Experience with database technologies and SQL.
  • The ability to work collaboratively in an ever-changing remote friendly environment.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills.
  • Valid work authorization in your country of residence.
Company Tech Stack but not required for the role –
Frontend: React, TypeScript
Backend: Python, TypeScript
Data: MongoDB, PostgreSQL, MySQL
Infra: AWS Lambda, Serverless, S3, EC2, API Gateway
Tools: Jira, Confluence, Git, Postman
Automation: GitLab pipelines, CI/CD, Terraform
Advantageous –
  • Experience with AWS, Serverless/Lambdas, and API Gateway.
  • Interest or experience in the FinTech space.
  • Experience with TypeScript and React.

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