Software Engineering Manager

Lenme is a digital lending platform with more than 200K registered users and around 30,000 daily active users. We are building a team of talented and creative SW developers, who are passionate about applying the latest technologies in the FinTech industry and developing world-class products in the lending business.

We are currently in search of a talented Software Engineering Manager to join our team in Egypt for a full-time position. The successful candidate will help us manage our growing engineering and development team. This is a great opportunity for those looking to gain experience working on world class technologies in the FinTech industry and, working with a multicultural team in a creative and flexible work environment that offers excellent benefits and flexible schedules.

What You Will Be Doing?

  • Managing the growth and development of a high-performing technical team
  • Lead and inspire engineers, testers, DevOps, and designers to build great products while managing deadlines and priorities.
  • Diving into technical depth – ability to go deep into technical architecture and design details to help teams make right decisions.
  • Manage the work of engineers to ensure the best practices around software development and code review.
  • Set overall direction and priorities for the team, ensure deliverables are of high quality
  • Assign work to software engineering personnel and evaluate plus manages their performance
  • Participate in interviewing, hiring decisions, onboarding, and mentoring new engineers
  • Prepare technical documentation
  • Multi-task and manage priorities in a fast-paced environment
  • Manage testing and bug fixes
  • Collaborate with UX/UI designers to implement the design into the code
  • Coach junior team members

Required Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Engineering or relevant field
  • 3+ years of experience managing an engineering team
  • 5+ year solid background as software architect, business analyst, developer, or tester
  • Strong analytical skills and a strong sense of ownership and urgency
  • Fluent English speaker with excellent written and verbal communication skills, sufficient for a remote-first environment.
  • Ability to concisely communicate about complex technical issues
  • Experience with cross-functional engineering teams is preferred
  • Solid understanding of computer science fundamentals, data structure, algorithm distributed systems, and asynchronous or event-driven architectures.
  • Good problem-solving skills
  • Leadership skills

Benefits And Perks

  • Work from home policy
  • Casual attire
  • On-site and online training credits
  • Employee health and social insurance program
  • Paid holidays 
Lenme is a mobile app that facilitates peer-to-peer lending. The intuitive design easily connects borrowers in need of a small loan - up to $5000 - and lenders who are looking to make a return. Lenme offers investors a less volatile environment compared to traditional investment channels while giving borrowers, an underserved market, alternatives to bank loans, credit cards, and payday loans. Investor Benefits: 1. Diversify your portfolio in a market with low volatility 2. Easily select investments that suit the level of risk you’re comfortable with 3. Enjoy no fee investing Borrower Benefits 1. Get money in as little as few as 3 clicks 2. Choose a loan with your own payback terms 3. Request a loan without impacting your credit score