Lead Backend Engineer

Boston, Massachusetts, United States · Engineering


Airfox is looking for a talented Lead Backend Engineer / Architect for our Boston office to be a key member of a close-knit agile team that builds the backend platform for our fintech mobile application. You will help define the overall architecture and development of new products and enhancements. You will work with the CTO and software development teams to make decisions about the tech stack, best practices, and design patterns to follow. We want all our engineers to be hands-on engineers so you’ll also spend a good amount of time coding.

About Airfox

Airfox is on a mission to accelerate financial inclusion in emerging markets, beginning with Brazil - the 5th largest country in the world, with a population of over 200 million individuals. Airfox has developed an innovative, digital solution to seamlessly provide digital banking, payments, and credit solutions to the tens of millions of underbanked Brazilian consumers nationwide, which aims to alleviate the variety of burdens and high costs related to the deeply entrenched banking industry. Our mission is to empower millions of families to take control of their life with the use of simple, low-cost financial services through their smartphone. Additionally, we are developing financial services aimed at merchants to enable them to invest and grow their businesses. We recently announced a partnership with one of the largest retailers in Brazil, Via Varejo (BVMF: VVAR3), which is a multi-billion dollar, publicly-traded company, in order to develop and launch financial service products for their customer base of over 40 million individuals. It’s a particularly exciting time, filled with the intensive challenges related to undergoing our hyper-growth phase, and we’re looking for top-tier talent to help us execute on our mission! We greatly welcome you to apply to join the Airfox team and look forward to receiving your application.

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