Java Backend Developer (m/f) for a new SME FinTech Venture

Berlin, Germany

We’re FinLeap, a Fintech company builder based in Berlin and active in more than ten countries. Along with our passionate co-founders, we launch several startups per year. Our environment is diverse, exciting, fast-paced and changing every day. We’re now looking for a Java Backend Engineer (m/f) to join one of our new ventures in the SME finance business.

We’re creating a banking operating system powered by our backend services. That is where you come in.       

Your Role & Responsibilities:

  • You are responsible for the design and development of backend services
  • You work with cutting-edge technologies in an agile environment
  • You are a part of a collaborative international team of highly skilled technical experts, who inspire each other in their daily work
  • You find the best ways to develop and ship new ideas
  • Support integration with 3rd party services and internal APIs
  • You understand patterns of microservices architecture and have already applied them successfully
  • You take ownership of important components and continuously work to improve them
  • You evaluate different approaches and methodologies in development

Our Perfect Match

  • You have 2+ years of experience in backend Java development
  • Knowledge of Thyme Leaf is a plus
  • You constantly improve your working environment by researching and applying new technologies
  • You have experience in building APIs
  • You have experience with data processing technologies
  • You have experience with transactional databases especially PostgreSQL
  • You are familiar with test frameworks and you are used to test while coding
  • You always ensure security in your implementations
  • You embody the culture of excellent troubleshooting, communication and documentation
  • You have good communication skills, high proficiency in English. German language skills are a plus


About Us:

  • We are reshaping banking for small and medium businesses by developing a fully digital experience
  • We empower entrepreneurs to reshape finance by providing all essential components for the successful launch of FinTechs
  • A mix of serial entrepreneurs and industry experts work together to ensure each company’s success
  • Talented, dedicated and passionate people are at the core of our business
  • We believe hard work and success deserve to be celebrated—both in and out of the office

 Apply online with your CV.
We're looking forward to being in touch!

Tom from the Recruiting Team.