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Tech Lead Backend Engineering

Tech Lead Backend Engineering

Who is Qred 💸 Qred is a fast-growing international FinTech company focused on small business financing. Traditional lenders are slow and expensive. So, one country at a time, we plan on changing this. 

We’ve hired some of the most talented developers that the world of tech has to offer, and we’re eager to showcase their talent to the world - and that’s where you come in.

What's Qred's Culture 👫
To put it bluntly, it’s about getting shit done and owning what you do. We don’t hide behind fancy job titles or set up bureaucratic processes. Instead, we treat our people equally, fairly and give them freedom and autonomy to create something awesome.

What You'll do at Qred 🚀
As a Team Lead, you will play an important role in building our next generation platform with the aim to have a full event-driven micro-services architecture.

  • You will lead a small team of backend engineers.
  • Collaborate daily with product, internal stakeholders, and other engineers to design and build scalable systems. 
  • You will own major parts of the system, designing and delivering quality stable solutions.
  • Working independently to tackle difficult problems and implement timely solutions.
  • Communicating effectively within and across teams during design discussions.
  • You can mentor and provide guidance for less experienced engineers

So if you enjoy leading a team and implementing best engineering practices, we'd like to speak with you.

Why You're a fit for Qred 🎯
To thrive in this role, it's important that you have a doer's attitude and are eager to actively contribute to the work we do. You are inquisitive and enjoy learning new technologies, techniques, tools and are ready to do whatever it takes to get things done as efficiently as possible.

  • 5+ years of backend engineering experience, ideally building products from ideation to launch on a strong engineering team.
  • A pragmatic approach for engineering. Remove technical roadblocks by identifying areas of complexity and suggesting architectural improvements that increase performance and lower risk.
  • You have comfort and familiarity with modern development practices and the development lifecycle with experience using Scrum, Kanban, XP, or other agile methodologies.
  • Experience with AWS, Docker, Java, GoLang, Nodejs, Postgres, REST/SOAP
  • You have experience working with Continuous Integration & Deployment tools and techniques.
  • You are a good communicator in both written and verbal, comfortable communicating with technical and non-technical team members in English.

Why Qred's a fit for You 🎉
- We are a diverse multi-disciplinary and international team of people who bring creativity, energy, and excellence to every situation.
- We strive to be an innovative and technology-driven company with a focus on getting things done and know how to have fun while we do them.
- We are still a young organization and growing fast. The right person can quickly make a significant impact on the evolution of our platform.
- We have a fun start-up atmosphere in a scale-up environment with flat hierarchies where you’ll be expected and encouraged to contribute your ideas.
- We have various social events like release parties, after works, team building activities and company trips.
- We offer flexibility, actively support work-life balance and a health and wellness allowance.
- We’ll arm you with all of the latest tech gadgets & a Red Swingline Stapler.

Note to Recruiters & Placement Agencies: Qred does not accept unsolicited agency CVs. Qred does not pay placement fees for candidates submitted by any agency other than its approved partners.

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Ernesta Birznieka-Upīša iela 21
1011 Rīga Directions


Tulegatan 15
113 53 Stockholm Directions support@qred.se 08-474 46 62

Our culture

  • We believe encouraged and empowered employees can achieve outstanding results 

  • We have a passion to succeed together and strive for the best for our customers

  • We are a multi-disciplinary team who bring creativity and energy to a market ripe for change

  • We have fun! It is a flat environment where you are encouraged to contribute ideas

  • We are a diverse and growing team, where you can quickly make an impact

  • We offer centrally located offices, gym membership, pension, and a kitchen stocked with breakfast, fresh fruit&veg, juice and snacks

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