Experienced Software Engineer

  • Payvision
  • Madrid, Spain
  • 02/08/2020
Full time IT - Systems Engineering IT - Software Development

Job Description

What you tell your friends you do:

 "Many times I feel like an explorer in the jungle, discovering new lands of technology and innovative products. Other times I feel like an archeologist translating mysterious hieroglyphics when I am learning a new framework or using a new Saas provider. What makes me wake up every morning is living in a culture of continuous learning and improvement, quality, innovation, led by the philosophy that work can be serious, but it should also be fun!"


What you will really be doing with your team:

  • You will part of our agile, multidisciplinary team. We are very proud of the excellent standard of technical knowledge and skill we maintain but are even more proud of the open and human environment in which we work. Our diversity makes us who we are, and from the beginning, you will have a powerful voice as part of our team.
  • This team is in charge of the new Payvision’s Transaction Processing Gateway, which basically provides our merchants with the possibility to charge consumers using the payment method of their preference (e.g. cards, iDeal, PayPal,).
  • We keep the team in sync with daily stand-ups and have regular retrospectives to discuss things that are going well and opportunities for improvement.
  • Quality is part of our core values, so best practices are a must.
  • Think in the release and delivery of software. Continuous integration, testing, and delivery is in our DNA.
  • Embrace a lean mindset taking products to production.
  • Shu-Ha-Ri: watch, repeat, master. Learn from your team, practice and evangelize about what you master. Learning and improving is part of the journey.
  • You’ll be involved in Payments API, this enables merchants to charge consumers using different payment methods.
  • Also, with Tokenization API, that facilitates compliance with PCI requirements as merchants can create and use tokens instead of directly using card data.

Any day in your team:

09:00 - 09:30*: Check the telemetry dashboard, evaluate code inspection report and acceptance test execution.

09:30 - 09:45: John sent an interesting article in Slack about lambda architecture.

09:45 - 10:15: Grab a coffee and banana, update our Kanban board and meet your product owner and rest of the team.

10:15 - 12:50: Extend one of our API to include a new feature.

12:50 - 13:00: Commit and make a pull request.

13:00 - 14:00: Take your meal card and have lunch. Enjoy a coke with a colleague or a game on our arcade machine.

14:00 - 17:50: Refactoring and peer programming based on feedback from a colleague.

17:50 - 18:00: Push a release to the Test environment, finish up some work.

18:00*: Talk about our new team building. It will be awesome! * Flexible schedule (from 7.30-10:00 to 16.30-19:00 and Fridays until 15.00 as it´s time to have a long weekend!).


Types of Payvision projects we work on:

  • Powerful payment solution: build high scalable rest APIs processing millions of transactions per day.
  • Fraud scrubbing engine: stop fraud nightmare analyzing events in real-time.
  • Merchant journey: engage customers facilitating onboarding and consolidate our relationship.
  • Merchant Boarding: the process of adding the new merchant in a payment gateway system so that merchant can access their API and test the PG.

 Role requirements, do you think we’re a match?

  • 2+ years of experience working with object-oriented programming languages (such as Dotnet, Java).
  • It would be necessary to have experience working with DotNet and NetCore.
  • Also, if you ever worked with C#, Powershell, ASP.NET Core, SQL Server, RabbitMQ it would be great, we work with these technologies.
  • Pride of using software development best practices.
  • Interest in scalable, resilient, distributed architectures.
  • Enjoy working in an agile collaborative environment.
  • Are you proud of your teamwork? Present the achievements of the sprint to your Dutch product owner in the Demo meeting in English.
  • Share the last technologies that you have used it for a new project with the department.

What we offer:

  • Mediors: 30-40K / Seniors: 40-50K.
  • Remote work twice a week.
  • Flexible schedule (from 7:30 to 10:00 to 16.30-19:00 and Fridays until 15.00 as it´s time to have a long weekend!)
  • Meal card 9€ per worked day.
  • Medical insurance.
  • Transport card or parking spot.
  • 25 vacation days and extra time off options.
  • The positive spirit within a top-notch international team.
  • Share the glory of disrupting the fintech landscape.
  • Challenging projects and freedom to experiment.
  • Continuous learning: free language classes, IT certifications, technical events, budget for books and online training sites.
  • An unbeatable environment (rest area with videogames, free coffee/tea/fruits)
  • Team buildings and regular parties.