Remote Software Engineer - South Africa (Java)

Annual base salary (This could vary from candidate to candidate)

As a Software Engineer at Paymentology you'll be working closely within the Engineering team to build enterprise-level, highly scalable, highly secure financial processing systems that power tens of millions of transactions and tie them to web, mobile and API interfaces that make it easy for people to issue, redeem and reconcile prepaid and credit cards all over the world.

This position requires the ability to develop high-quality and resilient solutions to meet the rapidly evolving needs of an issuer processor serving an international expanding customer base and to communicate effectively at all levels, from providing the right level of details in the status updates on your work to explaining technical trade offs, technical complexities and design options so Paymentology can make informed decisions.

What you get to do:

  • Architect, design and develop projects from end to end.
  • Make things simple for ourselves and our customers.
  • Collaborate with other engineers to prioritize and ship features.
  • Mentor other engineers on the team, and be mentored by others.
  • Partner with Product Managers to scope and estimate new work.
  • Participate in on-call coverage.

What it takes to succeed:

  • Experience developing in Java.
  • Experience with relational databases (MySQL, Postgres, MS SQL Server, Oracle, etc.)
  • Experience in financial transaction processing is an advantage but not an absolute requirement. 

Above all, we are looking for developers...

Who love to write great software

Who are passionate about their craft

Who are willing to learn, as well as coach

Flexible hours are a must for our team. You’ll need to be able to occasionally shift your work hours to participate into on-call duties and better align with colleagues for the scope of specific projects.

What you can look forward to:

  • Developing, managing and maintaining card network transactions at scale.
  • Building best-of-breed backend experiences for our customers, internal and external.
  • Create and review engineering design documentation.
  • Continuously improve our systems, infrastructure and processes with a focus on quality.
  • Create features, review each other's code and collaborate with a diverse set of stakeholders across the company.

Join Paymentology!

At Paymentology we value making a difference to the lives of the people who work for us and who live in the communities where we operate. As values are important to us, you can look forward to working alongside fellow Paymentologists, who share these values. You’ll be part of a team that is passionate about making a difference on a global scale.

We focus on building strong, diverse teams built from different backgrounds, experiences & identities.

Paymentology is the first truly global issuer-processor, giving banks and fintechs the technology, team and experience to rapidly issue and process Mastercard, Visa and UnionPay cards across 49 countries, at scale. Our advanced, multi-cloud Platform, offering both shared and dedicated processing instances, vast global presence, and richer, real-time data, set us apart as the leader in payments.