What you’ll be working on?

  • Help us help to scale our product to impact millions more customers
  • Take ownership of the entire TransferWise user experience for our Asia Pacific region, focusing on Japan - one of the biggest markets in the world. Mission - helping to make their international transfers faster, easier and cheaper!
  • Integrate payment methods and partners, creating a scalable and automated payments engine
  • Understand our customers and the impact our product is making (through data analysis and user research) to drive our team and product roadmap.

This role will give you the opportunity to:

  • Develop your expertise in the fast-growing FinTech market in Asia while growing our new engineering office in Singapore
  • Choose your path to success - you’ll have the freedom to define the vision & the responsibility for making it happen
  • Be flexible in how and where you work, we understand everyone needs a little something different so we’ll do our best to make it happen
  • Travel to work and learn with our dev teams in London, Tallinn, Budapest, New York and more

A bit about you:

Fluent level in Japanese and English (read/write)

  • You’ll be passionate about product and user experience - customers are at the heart of what you do and that empathy drives your decisions
  • You’ll have used a back-end MVC Framework, Java/Spring Boot preferred;
  • You’ll have experience with HTML, CSS and JavaScript
  • You’ll have previously developed a modern front-end framework. Angular.js is preferred, but experience with Backbone, Ember, Knockout or React is also relevant
  • You’ll have experience working with SQL DBs, writing custom queries and designing schemas
  • You’ll have an understanding of test-driven development (TDD) and the desire to write tests
  • You’ll be familiar with Continuous Delivery approach mindset

Some extra skills that would be awesome:

  • You’ll have experience with commercial software development and may have built modular scalable systems
  • You might have used DB abstraction layers like Hibernate or messaging services (Apache Kafka, RabbitMQ, JMS etc)
  • You have knowledge of payment platforms, foreign exchange and highly complex systems
  • You have a broad understanding of the concept of minimum viable product (MVP)

For a sneak - peek into our Engineering world check: http://tech.transferwise.com/ 

A bit about TransferWise:

Since 2011, we’ve had a clear mission: money without borders. Built by and for people who live global lives, we’re the fairest, easiest way to manage your money across borders.

We’re just at the beginning of our story and we’re growing at an incredible pace. We won’t stop until anyone, anywhere can send, spend and receive money wherever they are, whatever they’re doing. There’s still heaps to do and we can’t do it alone.

Our People:

At TransferWise, you’ll be joining a movement of people who believe in a better, fairer, more transparent way of moving money around the world. You’ll collaborate to do your best work and take on problems that no one has looked at before.

If you’re keen to learn, grow, try new things and aren’t afraid of a bold plan, you’ll fit right in.

How we work:

At TransferWise our strategy emerges from the collective brainpower of all our people, who are organised in dozens of independent, autonomous teams. Teams stay closest to our customers, so they choose what problems to solve and where to spend the most time.

You’ll experience radical levels of ownership and empowerment within your rolePlus the opportunity to see the direct impact of your work on our customers.