senior engineer - nodejs in Kuala Lumpur

desiree faye mu fuiling, randstad
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RM 121,000 - RM 240,000 per year

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kuala lumpur, wilayah persekutuan
information technology
job type
working hours
RM 121,000 - RM 240,000 per year
7 years
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desiree faye mu fuiling, randstad
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job description

Senior Engineer

  • Real R&D setting
  • Agile environment
  • 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. 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 and suggest tooling; 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. Build and scale business tech solutions as experiments.

Key Responsibilities

  • Collaboration with the relevant teams
  • Improve and advice API infrastructure to ensure reliability, scalability, and security
  • Evangelize best practices across the engineering organisation
  • Be a mentor to engineers (The more extensive a man’s knowledge of what has been done, the greater will be his power of knowing what to do)
  • Architect the distributed systems on cloud computing platforms
  • Evangelize best practices across the engineering organisation
  • Bridging the gap – the ability to break down complex laymen requirements into technical requirements

about the manager / team

This role is for you if you enjoy and excel in working within an ambitious 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
  • 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 – self-governing
  • Experience working with distributed systems on cloud computing platforms
  • 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


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educational requirements

Associate Degree/Diploma