Yoco Lead Senior Backend Engineer Jobs in Capetown - South Africa

Yoco Lead Senior Backend Engineer Jobs in Capetown - South Africa


  • We are a proudly African fintech company that builds tools and services to help small businesses get paid, run their business better, and grow.

  • As a Backend Engineering specialist at Yoco, you will have the chance to lead, collaborate and innovate with like-minded, self-motivated, driven experts to architect, build, maintain and improve the code engines, API’s and services that power our operations.

  • The work you do will directly impact the day-to-day business of Yoco’s 70,000+ merchants, most of which are accepting card payments for the first time.

  • At Yoco we are not building software, we are engineering prosperity for all South Africans.

    Ideal Candidate

    Key Requirements

  • 10 years of working experience, or highly skilled with less.

  • BSc+ Computer Science, or similar, or self-taught.

  • Excellent backend skills in any language (we’ll teach you Scala).

  • Excellent collaboration skills across the wider company.

  • Scalability centred thinking, with a meticulous eye for security and performance.

  • Pride in your team’s work, and an ability to lead those around you towards excellence.

    Bonus points/nice to have

  • Experience with Functional Programming.

  • Experience with Microservices.

  • Active involvement in Programming communities.

  • A passion for learning, and for sharing what you learn.

    Yoco’s Innovative Tech Stack

  • Scala.

  • PostgreSQL.

  • Amazon SQS.

  • Amazon S3.

    How to Apply

  • For more information and job application details, see; Yoco Lead Senior Backend Engineer Jobs in Capetown - South Africa

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