principal r&d engineer / solution architect in Kuala Lumpur

posted
contact
desiree faye mu fuiling, randstad
job type
permanent
salary
RM 180,000 - RM 240,000 per year

job details

posted
location
kuala lumpur, wilayah persekutuan
specialism
information technology
job type
permanent
working hours
Full-Time
salary
RM 180,000 - RM 240,000 per year
experience
5 years
reference number
91M0136109_1567756270
contact
desiree faye mu fuiling, randstad

job description

Principal Engineer

  • Golden Triangle Location
  • Agile
  • Fintech


about the company

A renowned start-up and a market leader in the payment gateway infrastructure/ peer-to-peer platform in Indonesia, where they provide streamlined solutions to making payments. Your next employer has over 100 headcount and growing extensively on month on month. They are culturally diverse, strong knit, a go-getter and solution-driven, with the mindset of working with the Silicon Valley standards. They are also alumni of the prestigious YCombinator.


about the job

The position entails the architecture and the project’s conception and design. You are to recommend the adjustments to resolve software issues, improving the functionality of existing software, and ensuring that the design, application, and maintenance of software meet the quality standards of the company.

Key Responsibilities

  • Develop our payments products and our API using the best practices in modern API development
  • Improve our payments and API infrastructure to ensure reliability, scalability, and security
  • Evangelize best practices across the engineering org
  • Be a mentor to engineers on a day-to-day basis
  • Making decisions regarding design issues to create effective solutions
  • Building reusable code and libraries for future use
  • Design and implementation of data storage solutions
  • Develop our payments products and our API using the best practices in modern API development
  • Improve our payments and API infrastructure to ensure reliability, scalability, and security
  • Evangelize best practices across the engineering organisation

about the manager / team

This role is for you if you enjoy and excel in working within a young and driven team, and working in a company where support is given to help employees to achieve their full potential in their career.

skills & experience required

  • A Bachelors degree
  • At least 5 years experience in the software development space
  • Successful track record of developing quality software products and shipping production-ready software
  • Experience with relational and NoSQL database schema design and query optimization
  • Ability to mentor and level up other software engineers on your team
  • Ability to break down complex product requirements into well-groomed user stories
  • Experience working with bank, e-wallet, retail outlet, credit/debt card, and/or e-commerce payment systems and APIs
  • Familiarity with containerization, including docker and kubernetes
  • Able to work independently with ownership mentality
  • Experience working with distributed systems on cloud computing platforms such as AWS, GCP, or AliCloud (including serverless approaches)
  • Technical depth in backend engineering, lean towards automation and care about clean-code
  • Experienced in Scrum/ Agile development methodologies

If you share the same passion, fun, energetic and would like to work in a progressive and forward thinking environment, kindly send your latest CV to us by applying or give us call for a confidential discussion.

Desiree Mu | Randstad | 03 2036 7550

skills

no additional skills required

qualification

no additional qualifications required

educational requirements

Bachelor Degree