Senior Software engineer

Full time
New York, USA
Remote only
Payments in crypto
Primary Role
Software Engineer
Work Experience
From 1 to 3 years
Annual Salary

TeamApt is a financial technology company digitizing Africa’s real economy by building a financial ecosystem for businesses, providing them with all the payment, banking, credit and business management tools they need to succeed.

Engineering at TeamApt is an inspired, customer-focused community, dedicated to crafting solutions that redefine our industry. Our infrastructure runs on some of the cool tools that excite infrastructure engineers - kubernetes, docker etc. We also make business decisions based on the large stream of data we receive daily, so we work daily with big data, perform data analytics and build models to make sense of the noise and give our customers the best experience. If this excites you, it excites us too and we would love to have you.


Translates product requirements into architectural documents and diagrams

Maintains architectural documents and ensures it is always updated to reflect the current state of the application.

Makes architectural decisions with respect to any feature that’s to be added to an application

Ensures that the architectural direction of an application is in line with the strategic direction of the product.

Performs code reviews and ensures efficient code engineering

Ensures applications are implemented using software engineering best practices

Responsible for the stability and reliability of products under his/her purview

Creates and enforces processes that improves developer efficiency and productivity

Participates in the screening of engineers for hire

Provides mentorship for young engineers.


At least 5 years proven experience as a software architect or Lead Software Engineer

Experience in software development and coding in Java Programming Language

Excellent knowledge of software and application design and architecture

Excellent knowledge of UML and other modeling methods

Familiarity with HTML/CSS, JavaScript and UI/UX design

Understanding of software quality assurance principles

A technical mindset with great attention to detail

High quality organizational and leadership skills

Outstanding communication and presentation abilities

Minimum of post secondary school qualification/diploma


Java (latest versions)

Spring and Spring Boot

Docker and Kubernetes

PostgreSQL, DynamoDB, Elastic search

Microservices architecture on AWS

Web, Mobile & Software Dev