AREX is a new clever way for businesses to turn their sales receivables into working capital. We're looking for a Node.js Engineer to join our fast-growing team on the Mediterranean. As an engineer, you’ll be working in our engineering team with interfacing to our core components, messaging patterns and designing beautiful reusable APIs that expose the business logic both to our clients and internally.
Co-founded by Maventa’s founder, Wallstreet Systems Head of Alliances and Skype's Database Architect, we're aiming to plug the €250 billion financing gap that currently hampers businesses growth in Europe.
If you think you’ve got what it takes, come help us set the European economy back on track and change the way businesses finance their growth.
So, what's the role?
We’re looking for a programmer rock-star, in their element building a modern financial product from the ground up. Someone to nurture an agile development process, develop cutting-edge software, solve challenging problems and, more importantly, help avoid them! You’ll get a chance to write code that helps Europe to get out from the financial slump, and push the button on our big releases. Faultless and reliable code is the name of the game as you’ll be writing it for a product that deals with settling trades worth millions of euros a day – no pressure here. You have tests for it, right? You love optimization, refactoring and self-learning new algorithms and you feel right at home in a fast-growing international development team. The role is truly cross functional, with lots of diverse projects to work on and a great opportunity to shine like the star that you are.
We're looking for somebody to have:
- Extensive experience in modern web-development
- At least 3 years of experience with Node.js and npm
- High coding standards (TDD, BDD, Clean Code)
- A showcase or portfolio of open source code we can review
- English as a working language
- Strong communication skills
- University degree preferably in computer science
Always a plus:
- Experience with real-time messaging (e.g. multiplayer game engines)
- Experience with ZeroMQ messaging library
- Experience with in-process caching; LevelDB, WhiteDB, LMDB
We offer you a position in one of the most audacious FinTech startups in Europe and a chance to become a part of something truly unique and challenging. We also motivate you further with shares in the company to ensure we're all equally driven to reach our common ambitious goals.
It goes without saying that you’ll be a part of a fun, friendly atmosphere, with plenty of opportunities to grow personally and professionally. You’ll get a competitive salary, flexible work hours and a minimum of 24 days paid leave per year.
The location is up to you; you can work remotely from wherever you reside or you can come join us in building the future of finance in Barcelona.