uk startup (fintech) back end developer in Kuala Lumpur

eena lim, randstad
job type
RM 12,000 - RM 18,000 per month
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job details

kuala lumpur, wilayah persekutuan
information technology
job type
working hours
RM 12,000 - RM 18,000 per month
3 years
reference number
eena lim, randstad
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job description

about the company:

The company is a UK based payment gateway company focusing on mobile payment technologies with the aim to replace expensive POS machines with their proprietary app. They are setting up their innovation team in Malaysia as they are experiencing fast growth in Europe and Asia. Their office will be situated in Bukit Bintang area. They are looking for developers who takes ownership of their work, write good clean codes and are eager to learn and work autonomously.

about the role:

They are looking for backend developers to utilize Typescript and NodeJS code within a cross-functional team, delivering the highly available, elastically scalable APIs that power our mobile and web apps. You will also be building the event-driven backend processes that make our business tick. This is a unique and exciting opportunity for an experienced backend engineer to help design and build cutting edge, greenfield solutions to some genuinely interesting business problems. The quality of your backend experience is far more important to us than the technologies you have used in the past; we recognise that smart people can learn a new language or pick up a new technology relatively quickly. You would have also led small development teams who use agile methodology and have strong teamwork. We are looking for someone who wants to work in a fast-paced international startup.


  • Designing and building services within an event-driven SOA / microservices architecture.
  • Building systems that are highly available and can scale.
  • Writing clean, SOLID, maintainable code.
  • Practicing TDD / BDD.
  • Building RESTful APIs.
  • Working with both relational and document databases.
  • Monitoring, optimising and improving software that is already live.
  • Writing clear, concise documentation.
  • Working with product owners and domain experts to understand requirements.

skills & experience:

  • AWS experience, especially services like Lambda, API Gateway and MongoDB.
  • Typescript / NodeJS / Vanilla Javascript.
  • Serverless Framework.
  • CI/CD.
  • Building backends for mobile apps.
  • Working within a cross-functional team in an agile environment.
  • Computer Science degree.
  • 3+ years relevant industry experience.

benefits and culture:

Be a pioneer in the team that is developing disruptive solutions in the payment industry. They practice flexible working hours and pays above market salary.

how to apply:

To apply, please click on the appropriate link for CV submission. Alternatively, if interested, feel free to email Eena at and drop your updated CV or call at +603 2036 6642. Please indicate in your application your reason for leaving, current/expected salary, and notice period.


Back End, NodeJS, Vanilla Javascript, CI/CD


no additional qualifications required

educational requirements

Bachelor Degree