Kwara is looking for a driven, experienced backend engineer to join our Engineering Team.


Your responsibilities

Championing high-quality software design and architecture
Maintaining and extending the backend infrastructure that powers the Kwara apps for scale
Looking after and developing the Kwara OPEN API and corresponding integrations
Developing new integration components that are reusable across the Kwara products
Actively proposing and implementing solutions to ensure the platform is secure, reliable and available
Liaising with product and engineering to ensure features are implemented following a shared vision.
Stay on the leading edge of software development practices and dependencies updates

Your qualifications

You've enjoyed writing in Ruby for 4+ years
You have great communication and stakeholder management skills
You take ownership of the code from architecture to deployment
You have experience with relational databases and modelling entities and their relationships
You write tests and ensure critical features are always working as expected
You care about the security implications of your choice

About Kwara

Kwara’s mission is to make building wealth together frictionless for 3 billion un- and underbanked. We do this by turning traditional savings cooperatives into digital banks. Our digital banking platform powers financial institutions across three countries, allows 40,000 people to transact from anywhere and boosts a future-proof API.

We are backed by global venture capital investors and are on an rapid growth path. Our team has worked at excellent engineering companies, deeply successful startups and top-level multinationals. Our team is our true USP. Are you excited to be part of that? Then apply now!