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Software Engineer



Software Engineering
Posted on Thursday, July 4, 2024

About Relay

Relay is an exciting and fast-growing fintech startup based in Auckland, New Zealand and backed by some of the best investors in Australasia and Silicon Valley.

We’re on a mission to transform the way businesses pay each other and help get cash flowing through the economy faster. We help buyers and suppliers connect, collaborate and pay each other via a single integrated platform that automates invoice processing and payments.

About the Role

We are looking for a Software Engineer to own the development of new product features from conception to deployment. You will design and build new back end functionality and develop APIs for a complex multi-faceted payment system. You have a good understanding of application architecture and the ability to write clear, efficient and well-tested code.

On a typical day at Relay, you might be building elegant and functional APIs, initial versions of new products or polishing and refining existing features. You will be working in a highly dynamic, fast-paced startup environment so must be self-motivated and have the ability to proactively get the job done.

What you’ll be doing

  • Design, develop, test, deploy and maintain high-quality Java applications

  • Develop secure and performant REST APIs

  • Collaborate with the product development team to define new features and products

  • Investigate and resolve defects as required

Who we’re looking for

  • 3+ years of software engineering experience

  • Proficiency in Java or similar technologies

  • Recent experience developing enterprise applications

  • Has shipped and scaled applications on AWS or a similar platform

  • Excellent communication skills

Nice to haves are:

  • Experience working in financial technology or payments

  • B.Tech/M.Tech/MCA/ MS Degree

  • Experience with front-end technologies and a knack for user interface design

  • Knowledge of React is a big plus

  • Good working knowledge of Docker, Kubernetes, CI/CD pipeline etc

What technology we’re using

  • Java, Python, React, Neo4j, Kubernetes, Docker, AWS, Gitlab

If the above sounds like you, apply by sending your CV to