Who we are

Moniepoint is a financial technology company digitising Africa’s real economy by building a financial ecosystem for businesses, providing them with all the payment, banking, credit and business management tools they need to succeed. 

What we do

Engineering at Moniepoint is an inspired, customer-focused community, dedicated to crafting solutions that redefine our industry. Our infrastructure runs on some of the cool tools that excite infrastructure engineers - kubernetes, docker etc. 

We also make business decisions based on the large stream of data we receive daily, so we work daily with big data, perform data analytics and build models to make sense of the noise and give our customers the best experience. 

If this excites you, it excites us too and we would love to have you. (We will  consider all nationalities in preferred geographical locations, ready to work from (GMT -2 to GMT +2) Time Zones)

 

About the role

Location: Remote

Full time

What you’ll get to do

  • Translates product requirements into architectural documents and diagrams.
  • Providing technical leadership and oversight for the teams while setting a high bar for engineering quality.
  • Develop and improve on processes and frameworks for product performance.
  • Ensures that the architectural direction of an application is in line with the strategic direction of the product.
  • Performs code reviews and ensures efficient code engineering 
  • Ensures applications are implemented using software engineering best practices
  • Responsible for the stability and reliability of products under his/her purview
  • Creates and enforces processes that improves developer efficiency and productivity
  • Participates in the screening of engineers for hire
  • Provides mentorship for young engineers.

To succeed in this role, we think you should have

  • 7-8+ years of experience as a software engineer with leadership responsibilities and 2+ years as an engineering manager.
  • Experience in software development and coding in Java-spring boot programming language.
  • Excellent knowledge of software and application design and architecture
  • Excellent knowledge of UML and other modeling methods
  • Familiarity with HTML/CSS, JavaScript and UI/UX design
  • Understanding of software quality assurance principles
  • A technical mindset with great attention to detail
  • High quality organizational and leadership skills
  • Outstanding communication and presentation abilities
  • Experience with leading and building distributed / remote teams.
  • A proven track record of success working in a fast-paced, dynamic environment.
  • BSc in Computer Science or related technical field

Some of the technologies you’ll get to work with

  • Java (latest versions)
  • Spring and Spring Boot
  • Docker and Kubernetes
  • PostgreSQL, DynamoDB, Elastic search
  • Microservices architecture on AWS

What we can offer you

  • Culture -We put our people first and prioritize the well-being of every team member. We’ve built a company where all opinions carry weight and where all voices are heard. We value and respect each other and always look out for one another. Above all, we are human.
  • Learning - We have a learning and development-focused environment with an emphasis on knowledge sharing, training, and regular internal technical talks.
  • Compensation - You’ll receive an attractive salary, pension, health insurance,, Employee Stock Options, annual bonus, plus other benefits.

What to expect in the hiring process

  • A preliminary phone call with the recruiter
  • A technical panel interview session with the Engineering Team
  • A behavioral and technical interview with the Chief Technology Officer
  • A behavioral and technical interview with the CEO

How to apply: please send us your CV or LinkedIn profile via our career website.

Moniepoint is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees and candidates.




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